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 http://humanities.uchicago.edu/phonlab/phonologization.html.

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 http://humanities.uchicago.edu/orgs/cls/cls44prog.html.

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.