IMS Alumni

Kosuke Matsukawa

E-mail: kosuke222@hotmail.com

Education

Undergraduate: Aoyama Gakuin University (Japan)

Research interests

Mixtecan languages (from the Otomanguean language group in Mexico):

  • Trique dialects:
    • Copala Trique
    • Chicahuaxtla Trique
    • Itunyoso Trique
  • Mixtec
  • Cuicatec
Ch’olan languages (from the Mayan language group in Guatemala, Mexico, and Honduras); Bantu languages (in Africa); Maya hieroglyphs; Epi-Olmec hieroglyphs; Maya iconography; Maya archaeology; comparative & historical linguistics; and optimality theory.

Linguistic Fieldwork Experience

September, 2005 - : Kaqchikel (Mayan in Guatemala): in Albany, NY
September, 2003 - : Copala Trique (Mixtecan in Mexico): in Albany, NY
September, 2002 - December, 2002: Kinyore (Bantu in Kenya): in Albany, NY