Department Seminars

Linguistics Seminar

Upcoming seminars:

  • Oct 15th - Jeffrey Green (UIUC) on PROcessing reference: Constraints on the interpretation of adjunct control
  • Oct 22nd - Jennifer Cramer (University of Kentucky) on Perceptual Dialectology, Borders, and Kentucky’s Place in the Southern Dialect Landscape
  • Oct 29th - Xun Yan (UIUC)
  • Nov 5th - Elias Shakkour (UIUC)
  • Nov 12th - Marissa Barlaz (UIUC)
  • Nov 26th - Myeong Hyeon Kim (UIUC)
  • Dec 3rd - Patrick James Drackley (UIUC)
  • Dec 10th - Lane Schwartz (UIUC)

 

Past Seminars

 

  • Sept 10, 2018 - Jessica Montag (UIUC) on Why people say what they say

More information on this event can be found here.

 

 

  • Apr 02, 2018 - Bill Bryce (UIUC) on Psycholinguistically-motivated partial supervision for grammar induction

More information on this event can be found here.

 

  • Mar 12, 2018 - Suyeon Im (UIUC) on Exemplar encoding of intonation in syllables, words and phrases.

More information on this event can be found here.

 

  • Mar 05, 2018 - Ha Ra Kim (UIUC) on Peer Feedback in an Integrated, Process-Oriented ESL Writing Placement Test

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Feb 26, 2018 - Dunja Veselinović (NYU) on Must be pragmatic: Child over-adherence to modal inferences (joint work with Ailis Cournane).

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Feb 19, 2018 - Dr Anne Pycha (U Wisconsin) on When do listeners mis-perceive co-articulatory variation? Experimental evidence for the role of temporal dynamics.

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Feb 08, 2018 - Dr Hadas Kotek (NYU) on A selective ban on syntactic scope-taking

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Feb 05, 2018 - Dr Martina Martinović (U Florida) on Wh-movement, pseudoclefts, and sluicing in Wolof

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Feb 01, 2018 - Dr Jason Overfelt (U Minnesota) on Currency in a semantic economy

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Jan 18, 2018 - Dr Aida Talić on (Non)Uniformity of the Adjectival and the Nominal Domain

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Nov 27, 2017 - Dr Fred Genesee on Lessons from a Half Century of Research on Dual Language Teaching and Learning.

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Nov 13, 2017 - Dr Jeffrey Punske on Representations in Dissimilation Phenomena.

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Oct 30, 2017 - Dr Elise Kramer on Net-Savvy Cats and Newbie Dogs: Textual Materiality and the Embodiment of Computer-Mediated “Voices”

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Oct 16, 2017 - Dr Klaus von Heusinger on Inferrable and partitive indefinites in topic position.

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Oct 02, 2017 - Dr Itxaso Rodríguez-Ordóñez on Language Contact Leading to Complexification or Simplification; Evidences from Basque.

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Sep 25, 2017 - Dr Roy Lyster on Language-Focused Instruction in Content-Based Classrooms.

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Sep 18, 2017 - Dr Aida Talić on Spelling out enclitics in Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian and giving their tone a voice.

This past calendar item can be viewed here.

 

  • Sep 11, 2017 - Dr Eleanor Chodroff on Structured variation in sibilant fricatives: Implications for phonetic theory and generalized perceptual adaptation

This past calendar item can be viewed here.