Lenore Grenoble

Slavic Languages & Literatures

Lenore Grenoble is the Carl Darling Buck Professor of Slavic Linguistics and Chair in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures. She is interested in Slavic, Tungusic and languages of the North, discourse and conversation analysis, deixis, contact linguistics and language endangerment, attrition, and revitalization. She currently serves on the Advisory panel of the Hans Rausing Endangered Languages Documentation Project, housed at London University School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). Her fieldwork focuses on languages of Siberia and she is currently engaged in research on the interrelations between language, culture and environment in the North.