Archive for April, 2008

CLS 44 a great success!

Monday, April 28th, 2008

CLS 44 was a great success this year. The CLS officers did an excellent job putting together a wonderful program and a smoothly run conference. Bravo!

Phonologization symposium on April 25-26

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

The Phonologization symposium will take place on April 25-26 at the Franke Institute of the Humanities. Everyone is invited. For details, please visit

CLS 44 next week!

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

It’s that time of the year again! CLS will take place on April 24-26 (the same weekend as the Phonologization symposium). For more details, visit

John Goldsmith at Konstanz

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

John Goldsmith gave an invited presentation at a workshop entitled “Discovering and representing phonological patterns” at the University of Konstanz (10-12 April). The title of his talk was: “Optimization is the answer. Now, what is the question?”

Alan Yu at ACTL

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

Alan Yu is giving a series of lectures on phonological typology and sound change at the ACTL (Advanced Core Training in Linguistics) in London during the week of April 21-25.