Talks by Our Linguists

Upcoming Talks

Viviane Deprez and Jeremy Yeaton. Contextual and prosodic disambiguation of French Negative Concord and Discord. The 46th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages, Stony Brook University March 31-April 3.

Kunio Kinjo. Antiagreement as intervention. The 52nd Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society, April 21-23.

Kunio Kinjo. A probe-goal approach to antiagreement and A’-opacity. The 34th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics, April29-May 1.

 

Upcoming Poster Presentations

Shu-Hao Shih. Major phrases are binary: Evidence from Mandarin flat structure. The 34th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics, April29-May 1.

Yağmur Sağ. Complex Predication via Adjunction to a Head Category.  The 34th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics, April29-May 1.

Mingming Liu. Exclusive and non-exclusive ONLY in Chinese and English. The 34th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics, April29-May 1.

Previous Talks

Akinbiyi Akinlabi. When a five way opposition does not represent a five tone language: the case of Dan. Invited plenary talk at the 47th Annual Conference on African Languages, UC Berkeley, March 23-26, 2016 (with Firmin AHOUA).

Ken Safir. Actual clauses in Lubukusu and what they mean for a symmetric theory of clausal complementation. 47th Annual Conference on African Languages, UC Berkeley, March 23-26, 2016.

Luca Iacoponi. The strange phonological behavior of the causative suffix in Bemba: An OT analysis. 47th Annual Conference on African Languages, UC Berkeley, March 23-26, 2016.

Veneeta Dayal. Semantic Universals: the Case of Definites and Generics, Invited Talk in the Panel on “Language Universals”, Penn Linguistics Conference, March 18, 2016.

Veneeta Dayal. List Answers through Higher Order Questions. MIT Linguistics Colloquium. March 4, 2016.

Previous Poster Presentations

Yağmur Sağ. Pseudo Verb Incorporation via Phrasal Adjunction to V head. Poster presentation at PLC 40, UPenn, March, 18-20.

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