Tackling the mysteries of South American languages: In memoriam Pieter Muysken (1950 – 2021)

AMERINDIA 43, 2021

Katharina HAUDE
Structure et Dynamique des Langues, CNRS

The news of Pieter Muysken’s death came as a shock. He died on April 6th, shortly before his 71st birthday, after a short and heavy disease. His disappearance is a terrible loss for the linguistic community, both in terms of research and scientific inspiration and because of his unique and friendly personality…