Stephen M. Dickey

Stephen Dickey
  • Professor - Slavic and Eurasian Languages & Literatures, Slavic Languages & Literatures

Contact Info

Wescoe Hall, 2134
1445 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045


Comparative Slavic verbal aspect, Slavic semantics and syntax


Research Interests

  • Slavic Verbal Aspect
  • Slavic Verbal Categories
  • Cognitive Linguistics
  • Grammaticalization
  • Language Contact


Teaching Interests

  • Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Language
  • Slavic Linguistics

Selected Publications

Jergović, Miljenko. The Walnut Mansion. Books. Yale University Press, 2015.

Dickey, Stephen M. “Outline of a Comparative Analysis of the Development of the Imperfective General-Factual in Slavic.” Journal Articles. Verbal Aspect: Grammatical Meaning and Context, March 22, 2015, 179–195.

Dickey, Stephen M., and Mateusz-Milan Stanojević. “‘Back-Door Grounding in Two Unauxiliated Preterit Constructions in Croatian: The Auxiliation of the Compound Preterit from an Accessibility Perspective.’” Journal Articles, Revising to Resubmit/In Review.