Judie M. Maxwell
Professor of Linguistics and Anthropology at Tulane University. An icon in the field of Mayan linguistics. Working to revitalize the Tunica language in her copious free time.
R. David Zorc
Lexicographer. Historical Linguist. Retired after a lifetime of research on languages around the world, particularly Philippine languages. Wrote the seminal work on Bisayan classification. All around great guy.
Fell in love with Linguistics as a young man in an old library. Studies wordlists for fun. Professor at Edge Hill University in Ormskirk. Speaks with a British accent.
“My interest is in languages, linguistic theory and the interaction of grammar with other cognitive domains. But one can’t do everything, so my actual research activities have tended to meander over the years…”