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  • Diane Lillo-Martin | Invited talks

    Diane Lillo-Martin | Invited talks

    Published on May 18, 2018

    While on sabbatical at Radboud University, Diane Lillo-Martin has been traveling for invited talks including at MPI, Humboldt, ZAS, Institut Jean-Nicod, University of Amsterdam, and Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Continued »
  • Martínez Vera | SALT

    Published on May 18, 2018

    Gabriel Martínez Vera will present "Superlatives across domains: Evidence from degree achievements in Southern Aymara" at Semantics and Linguistic Theory at MIT May 18-20.  The conference includes a Special session on Semantics and Inclusion/Diversity with Lynne Tirrell from UConn Philosophy.  A number of... Continued »
  • Fenger & Harðarson | IMM18

    Published on May 7, 2018

    UConn presenters will be in Budapest for the second time in a month - Paula Fenger and Gísli Rúnar Harðarson (PhD 2017) will present their talk: Just take a number! On linking morphemes in Dutch at the 18th International... Continued »
  • Ryosuke Hattori | IBACS Meet and Speak

    Ryosuke Hattori | IBACS Meet and Speak

    Published on May 7, 2018

    Ryosuke Hattori will give a talk at the CT Institute for Brain and Cognitive Science Annual Meet-and-Speak Event (May 8th and 9th), titled "Children's acquisition of degree expressions". Continued »
  • UConn | SULA

    Published on May 4, 2018

    Huskies are in Toronto for the second time in as many weeks.  Gabriel Martínez Vera will be giving a talk: "Evidence for [become P] and [become more P]: -pta and -ra in Southern Aymara" at Semantics of Under-represented Languages in... Continued »
  • UConn | FASL

    Published on May 1, 2018

    The 27th annual meeting of Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics (FASL 27) will take place at Stanford University on May 4-6, 2018. Uconn presenters are:  Željko Bošković: On the Coordinate Structure Constraint and Across-the-Board Movement and Miloje Despić (UConn alum) and Mia Wiegand:... Continued »
  • 2018 Incoming Class

    Published on April 29, 2018

      We are pleased to announce the Fall 2018 entering UConn PhD class: Sarah Asinari [Queen Mary University, London] Kangzheng Gao [Soochow University, China, and past visitor at University of Wisconsin-Madison] Si Kai (Sky) Lee [National University of Singapore] Yuya Noguchi [Osaka University, Japan)   Xuetong (Katherine)... Continued »
  • Kaelyn Lamp | to Cornell

    Published on April 25, 2018

    Kaelyn Lamp (double major in Mathematics-Statistics and Philosophy-Linguistics) has accepted an offer to join the PhD program in Linguistics at Cornell University. Congratulations and Best of Luck to Kaelyn! Continued »
  • UConn | LSRL

    Published on April 24, 2018

    The 48th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL 48) at York University (Toronto), April 25-28, 2018. Huskies heading to Canada are: Plenary Talk Ian Roberts Formal Features and Emergent Parameters in Syntactic Change   Talk Renato Lacerda Contrastive Topic-Focus Association in the sentential middle field of... Continued »
  • UConn | Chicago

    Published on April 22, 2018

    The 54th annual meeting of the Chicago Linguistics Society kicks off this week. Invited speakers include: Susi Wurmbrand: Cross-clausal A-dependencies  and  Klaus Abels (UConn alum): The swamp construction Other UConn representation is: Hiroaki Saito: Grammaticalization and the Root & Category Theory  Yuta Tatsumi: Excorporation and V-V compound ellipsis... Continued »