Luis Andrade

Luis Andrade

Luis Andrade

He is a full professor at the Humanities Department of Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP) and a permanent member of the Peruvian Academy of Language. He holds a PhD in Linguistics with a mention in Andean Studies by PUCP. Furthermore, he is the author of the book El castellano andino norperuano: una historia lingüística y social (The Spanish of the Northern Peruvian Andes: A Linguistic and Social Account) (Lima, Fondo Editorial de la PUCP/Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, 2019). His research areas combine Andean linguistics with the ethnographic and social approach to the history of languages. He has different publications on Spanish and Quechua dialectology and on the history of linguistic and cultural contact in the Andes.