Projects & Research Sites:
Information Structure in Amazonian Languages :
This site contains results for most of the research conducted under the direction of Robert Van
Valin and Daniel Everett on three languages (a fourth, Pirahã, is to be added at a later date). This
research was funded by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0344361. There are
papers on Wari' (Pacaas-Novos), Banawá, and Karitiana (Caritiana). The website was developed by Dr. Caleb Everett of the
University of Miami, in consultation with Robert Van Valin.