Lise Winer Papers
The collection contains material acumulated by Professor Lise Winer for her research on languages in the Caribbean. It also contains much of the research accumulated for her publication of the Dictionary of the English/Creole of Trinidad & Tobago.
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Access subject to Library's policy.
Biographical / Historical
Lise Winer, Canadian and Professor at McGill University, received her doctorate in linguistics from the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus. She has researched and published extensively on languages in the Caribbean and is an outstanding lexicographer. Among her publications is the Dictionary of English/Creole of Trinidad and Tobago.
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Language of Materials
Organized into series including : correspondence, files for publications, research material, Trinidad research and notebooks.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was donated by Professor Lise Winer.
- Lise Winer Papers
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