Efrosini Deligianni

Lecturer (Greek & Linguistics)
Lecturer

Efrosini Deligianni is a Lecturer of Greek studies at the School of International Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, UNSW. Efrosini is a linguist specialising in Greek historical linguistics. Her research portfolio focuses on Greek syntactic change, as inextricably tied to sociocontextual and cognitive processing factors. Her future research is directed towards projects relevant to the Greek-Australian context, such as a portal of electronic resources on the study of Modern Greek, and a sociolinguistic study on shifting identity and language loss of Greeks and Greek Cypriots in Sydney.

Research Areas

Greek Historical Linguistics, Applied and Educational Linguistics

Current Research Projects

Teaching Areas

Modern Greek language and culture, Linguistics

Current Teaching

ARTS1540 (Introductory Greek A)

ARTS1541 (Introductory Greek B)


ARTS1690 (The Structure of Language)

ARTS1691 (The Use of Language)

ARTS2542 (Gods, Heroines And Heroes In Greek Mythology And Modern Culture)



Affiliations and Memberships

Australian Linguistics Society (ALS), Modern Greek Studies Association (MGSA), Societas Linguistica Europaea or SLE (EU), CYLing (CY)

 

Subject areas

Publications

Conference Papers
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Deligianni E, 2011, 'Modern Greek word order in the process of syntacticization: preliminary evidence from Late Byzantine and Early Modern Greek', in Chatzopoulou K; Ioannidou A; Yoon S (eds.), Modern Greek word order in the process of syntacticization: preliminary evidence from Late Byzantine and Early Modern Greek, 29 October 2009 - 31 October 2009
2011
Deligianni E, 2011, 'Pragmatic factors that determine main clause constituent order in Greek: a diachronic consideration', in Kitis E; Lavidas N; Topintzi N; Tsangalidis T (eds.), Pragmatic factors that determine main clause constituent order in Greek: a diachronic consideration, 03 April 2009 - 05 April 2009
2011
Journal articles
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Deligianni E, 2017, 'Lead editor's foreword', AUSTRALIAN REVIEW OF APPLIED LINGUISTICS, vol. 40, pp. 1 - 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1075/aral.40.1.01edi
2017
Other
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Giannakis GK (ed.), 2014, Hyperbaton, BRILL
2014
Deligianni E; Croft W, Assymetries in NP word order