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Name: Celeste  Rodriguez Louro (IPA: seleste)
Institution: University of Western Australia
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: Australia   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
General Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Spanish
Selected Publications: Rodríguez Louro, Celeste. (2011). Review of Introducing Applied Linguistics: Concepts
and skills, by Susan Hunston & David Oakey. Australian Review of Applied Linguistics
34(1): 115–117.

Rodríguez Louro, Celeste & Margarita Jara Yupanqui. (2011). Otra mirada a los procesos de gramaticalización del perfecto en español: Perú y Argentina [Another look at perfect grammaticalization processes in Spanish: Peru and Argentina]. Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics 4 (1): 55–80.

Rodríguez Louro, Celeste & Chad Howe. (2010). Perfect potential: Semantic change in narrative contexts across Spanish. Revista Internacional de Lingüística Iberoamericana [International Journal of Iberoamerican Linguistics]. Volume VIII Number 2 (16): 157–176.

Rodríguez Louro, Celeste. (2010). Past time reference and the present perfect in Argentinian Spanish. In Yvonne Treis & Rik de Busser (Eds.), Selected papers from the 2009 Conference of the Australian Linguistic Society. Melbourne, Australia.

Rodríguez Louro, Celeste. (2008). Usos del Presente Perfecto y el Pretérito en el español rioplatense argentino [Uses of the Present Perfect and the Preterit in Argentinian River Plate Spanish]. Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the International Association of Latin American Linguistics and Philology (ALFAL). CDROM ISBN 978-9974-8002-6-7
Montevideo: Uruguay.

Rodríguez Louro, Celeste (2007). El Presente Perfecto en el español rioplatense argentino [The Present Perfect in Argentinian River Plate Spanish]. Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Lingüística 1/2: 43–66.

Montrul, Silvina & Celeste Rodríguez Louro. (2006). Beyond the syntax of the Null Subject Parameter: A look at the discourse-pragmatic distribution of null and overt subjects by L2 learners of Spanish. In Linda Escobar and Vincent Torrens, (Eds.). The Acquisition of Syntax in Romance Languages. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 401–418.
Announced on LINGUIST :  Perspectivas teóricas y experimentales sobre el español de la Argentina
Courses Taught: Unit coordinator, LING 1103 Language, Culture and Society, UWA, 2011

Unit coordinator, LING 3312 Linguistic Field Methods (Methods in Sociolinguistics), UWA, 2011

Subject coordinator, Honours Seminar in Linguistics: Grammaticalization: Theory and practice of language change, UM, 2010

Subject coordinator, Language, Society and Culture, UM, 2009/2010

Tutor, Language and Media, UM, 2009

Tutor, Introduction to Language, UM, 2006–2008

Tutor, The Linguistics of English, UM, 2007

Lecturer, Language and Society, UM, 2007

Tutor, Language and Culture, UM, 2006

Tutor, First Language Acquisition, UM, 2006
Dissertation Abstract: Perfect evolution and change: A sociolinguistic study of preterit and present perfect usage in contemporary and earlier Argentina
Reviewer of: Tense across Languages (LL Issue 23.2360)
Academic Paper Abstract: Evolution with an attitude: the grammaticalisation of epistemic/evidential verbs in Australian English

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