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Sofya Styrina

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Contact Information

4036 Literatures, Cultures & Linguistics Building
707 S. Mathews Ave. | MC-168
Urbana, IL 61801
PhD Student

Research Interests



Affective computing


M.A. in Linguistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

B.A. in Linguistics, Higher School of Economics


Courses Taught

FA20, SP21 LING 100: Intro to Language Science - TA

FA22, SP23: LING 270: Language, Technology & Society - TA

FA20, SP21, FA22 LING 307: Elmnts Semantics & Pragmatics - TA

Recent Publications

Ionin, T., Goldshtein, M., Luchkina, T., & Styrina, S. (2021). Who did what to whom, and what did we already know? Word order and information structure in heritage and L2 Russian. Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism.

Ionin, T., Goldshtein, M., Luchkina, T., & Styrina, S. (2020). Word Order and Information Structure in Russian as a Heritage or Second Language. In Proceedings of the 44th Boston University Conference on Language Development. Cascadilla Press.