On Feb 11-12, several U of C linguists will be presenting at BLS 38:
- Rebekah Baglini: Reduced clausal structure in comparatives: evidence from Wolof
- Andrew Dombrowski: Multiple relative marking in 19th century West Rumelian Turkish
- Matthew Faytak (BA, 2011): Logical sonority scales and turbulence in fricative-vowel languages
- Jackson Lee: The representation of contour tones in Cantonese
In addition to these student presenters, our very own Victor Friedman is one of the invited speakers. His talk is titled “Languages are Wealth: The Sprachbund as Linguistic Capital”.