March 4th, 2015
Dear Chicago Linguists,
CLS 51 is pleased to share with you all the tentative schedule for the upcoming conference. The attached PDF is the tentative schedule and includes session titles, session members, paper titles, and invited speaker slots. Of course, this schedule is tentative, so the schedule may shift around a bit. Nevertheless, we wanted to share with all of you our exciting spread of talks!
CLS 51 Officers
Ksenia Ershova, Josh Falk, Jeff Geiger, Zach Hebert, Robert Lewis, Patrick Munoz, Jacob Phillips, Betsy Pillion
March 3rd, 2015
Fang Liu (PhD 2009) has been offered and accepted the position of Lecturer in Psycholinguistics (= Assistant Professor in US terms) at the Department of Linguistics at the University of Essex in England.
March 2nd, 2015
Congratulations to Rebekah Baglini, who has been offered a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship for two (and possibly three) years of research in the Department of Linguistics at Stanford University.
February 23rd, 2015
The University of Chicago is hosting the CGSW30 May 22-23, 2015. The preliminary program is available here and registration is free for UChicago Linguistics students. Hope to see you there!
January 13th, 2015
Chicago linguists will have another strong showing at the annual meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society this year:
- Andrea Beltrama (University of Chicago), Scale type totally matters! Intensification at the socio-semantics interface
- Ksenia Ershova (University of Chicago), Non-canonical noun incorporation in Bzhedug Adyghe
- Martina Martinovic & Peter Klecha (University of Chicago & Ohio State University), Exhaustivity, predication, and the semantics of movement
A full program of BLS 41 can be found here: http://linguistics.berkeley.edu/bls/bls41_schedule_01.pdf
Great job everyone!