Western Desert languages
Modified 17 June 2000
Last changed 16 November 2001
This was begun to page support the Workshop
Wednesday 10 July 1996 at The
Third Australian Linguistics Institute.
Essays on comparative Western Desert
Brown, Malcolm. [c1976]. Morphological reconstruction of proto-Western
Desert. 4th year Honours thesis, Department of Linguistics, SGS, ANU. x+126+pp.
Evans, Nicholas. [c1981]. Towards a reconstruction of proto-Western Desert,
with attempts at higher-level subgrouping. 35pp. ms. Linguistics A12 essay,
Department of Linguistics, Arts, ANU, Canberra.
Bell, Neil R. 1989. The synchronic and diachronic status of the morphological
categories expressed by the verb forms of some dialects of the Western
Desert language. M.A. subthesis, Dept. of Linguistics, Arts, ANU.
David Rose. 2001. The Western Desert Code: an Australian Cryptogrammar.
Pacific Linguistics 513. Published
version of 1998/9 PhD Thesis, Dept. of Semiotics, Faculty of Arts, University
of Sydney. iv+490 leaves. [abstract]
Convenors: Patrick McConvell
and Mary Laughren.
Note: Patrick McConvell's e-address changed again (Oct. 2001)