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Name: Robert  A.  Papen (IPA: pæpən ʀɑbəɹt)
Institution: Université du Québec à Montréal
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State and/or Country: Canada   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Specialty: Languages in contact/mixed languages/ French varieties of North America
Selected Publications: Bakker, P. & R. Papen.
1997. ''Michif: A mixed language based on Cree and French'' in S. Thomason (ed.) Contact languages: A wider perspective. Philadephia: John Benjamins.
Papen, R. (To appear). ''Le mitchif : langue franco-crie des Plaines'' in A. Valdman & J. Auger (eds.) Le français en Amérique du Nord. Laval : Presses de l’Université Laval.
Papen, R. 2004a. ''Michif spelling conventions: Proposal for a unified Michif spelling system'' in L. Barkwell (ed.) La Lawng: Michif Peekishkwewin. The heritage language of the Canadian Metis. Vol. 2, Language theory. Winnipeg: MMF Michif Language Program.
Papen, R. 2004b.''Sur quelques aspects structuraux du français des Métis de l’Ouest canadien'' In A. Coveney & C. Sanders (eds.) Variation et francophonie. Paris:L’Harmattan.
Papen, R. 2004c. ''Les troub’ : une analyse linguistique d’un texte oral en français des Métis'' Cahiers franco-canadiens de l’Ouest, Numéro spécial sur les Métis, vol. 14.
Papen, R. 2003a. ''Michif : One phonology or two?'' in Y. Chung, C. Gillon & R. Wojdak (eds.) Proceedings of the Workshop on the Structure and Constituency in the Languages of the Americas. University of British Columbia Working Papers in Linguistics, pp. 47-58.
Papen, R. 1998. ''Le parler frangais des Métis de l'Ouest canadien'' in P. Brasseur (ed.)Frangais d'Amirique: Variation, criolisation, normalisation. Avignon: CECAV.
Papen, R. 1998.''French: Canadian varieties'' in J. Edwards (ed.) Language in Canada. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, pp. 160-176.
Papen, R. & K. Rottet. 1997. ''A structural sketch of the Cajun French spoken in Lafourche and Terrebonne parishes'' in A. Valdman (ed.) French and Creole in Louisiana. NY: Plenum Press.
Courses Taught: Introduction to linguistics, Applied linguistics for French as second language teachers, Second language acquisition, Bilingualism, Interlanguage analysis
Dissertation Director * of: La dynamique du contact quichua-espagnol dans la communauté de Peguche (Équateur) [The Dynamics of Quichua-Spanish Contact in the Community of Peguche, Ecuador]
(Lise Bouchard, Author)

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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