Non-canonical Switch-Reference in Pano (Western Amazonia)

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"Resorting to data from languages representing different branches of the family, this presentation focuses on the non-canonical properties of the Pano switch-reference systems. These include coreferentiality categories that distinguish A and S, as well as a diverse range of coreference relations based on the object participant, including instantiations such as ‘subject > object’, ‘object > subject’, and ‘object > object’, along with categories encoding ‘different objects’ and ‘different subjects and objects’."


This article was originally presented at the "SEMINARIO: Interaction of formal means and functional categories in the coding of reference" at the Universidad de Sonora in November 2022.

Dr. Valenzuela's article begins on page 67 on the linked PDF.