Position: Postdoctoral Researcher
Research unit: Service for Linguistics, Department of Cultural Anthropology
GRAMIS research: Koen Bostoen is a historical linguist doing research on diachronic semantics, lexical reconstruction and phonological/morphologi-cal evolution in Bantu. He currently focuses on the descriptive and comparative study of some hitherto non-described Bantu languages of the Western Province of Zambia (Kwamashi, Fwe and Shanjo), with special interest for their tense, mood and aspect systems.
e-mail: koen.bostoen at africamuseum.be