Marianne Milligan

Linguistics
Humanities Building, Room 203
651-696-6480
651-696-6428 fax
Marianne Milligan

Visiting Assistant Professor
Linguistics and environmental studies

Faculty, Environmental Studies
Olin-Rice Science Center, 313
Telephone: 651-696-6166
Visiting Assistant Professor, Linguistics
Olin-Rice Science Center, 313
Telephone: 651-696-6166

Professor Milligan does fieldwork on Menominee, an Algonquian language spoken in Wisconsin.   Her research includes work on the phonology, morphology and phonetics of Menominee.   She has done two ethnopoetic translations of traditional Menominee tales, and is currently working on a dictionary of Menominee with Dr. Macaulay at the University of Wisconsin.  At Macalester she has taught Endangered and Minority Languages; 100 Words for Snow: Language and Nature; Sociolinguistics; and Historical Linguistics.

  • BA in Spanish, Washington University in St. Louis, 1994 
  • PhD in Linguistics, University of Wisconsin, 2005