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Anna Wierzbicka

Biography

Anna Wierzbicka is Professor of Linguistics at the Australian National University and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, the Academy of Social Sciences of Australia, the Russian Academy of Sciences, and the Polish Academy of Arts and Sciences. She is the author of numerous books including English: Meaning and culture (OUP 2006), Emotions Across Languages and Cultures (CUP 1999) and Understanding Cultures through their Key Words (OUP 1997).