Amalia Gnanadesikan


Amalia Gnanadesikan, born 1968 in Massachusetts, USA, has a doctorate in linguistics. She studied systems of writing and South Asian languages. She has written the following books: "The Writing Revolution: Cuneiform to the Internet" (Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken, 2009) and
"Dhivehi: The Language of the Maldives" (De Gruyter Mouton, Berlin, 2017). She taught at the University of Maryland and now lives in Severna Park, Maryland.



Articles by this author

Someone else's paradise (Issue IV/2019)

“No difference between ‘He’ and ‘She’”

A conversation about the Dhivehi language with the linguist Amalia Gnanadesikan.

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