Linguist Kimi Nakatsukasa Has Died – Obituary

Obituary & Funeral: Kimi Nakatsukasa has passed away. Cause of her death was not announced. American Associate For Applied Linguistics announced the death of Nakatsukasa via Twitter.

Kimi’s obituary revealed she was originally from Japan and had enjoyed learning new languages. She also loved yoga and photography.

Kimi Natasukasa received a B.A. in English Language and Studies, and went for Master’s degree in Linguistics at Georgetown University. While working in the Second Language Studies PhD Program at Michigan State University.

American Associate for Applied Linguistics Graduates (@AAALGrads)

on Twitter, shared the message below.

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of a member of the AAAL community, Kimi Nakatsukasa