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General Linguistics
Department of Linguistics
D-50923 Cologne


E-mail: akuder[at]uni-koeln[dot]de


Anna Kuder is a sign language linguist specialising in corpus methodology. In 2020 she completed her PhD project about negation in Polish Sign Language at the Department for Sign Linguistics at the University of Warsaw (Poland). She is currently working on a comparative study of the manual and non-manual elements that take on the same form in signed and spoken languages within the project GeSi ("Gestures or Signs?") at the University of Cologne.


Areas of Research

  • Corpus building
  • Corpus linguistics
  • Sign language linguistics
  • Non-manual features in sign languages
  • Multimodal communication
  • Gesture studies

Languages: Polish, German and Russian sign language