IU Linguistics Consortium Colloquia Series Schedule – Fall 2017

Schedule of Events

Date Time Location Event
Tue August 29 5:30 – 7:00 pm Oak Room IMU Introductory Lecture: Some issues in phonological change and adaptation: Stuart Davis
Tue September 5 4:00 – 5:00 pm BH 847 Reading group I discussion 1: Steriade (1999):Lexical conservatism in French adjectival liaison
Tue September 12 4:00 – 5:00 pm BH 847 Reading group I discussion 2: Albright (2002): The Latin honor analogy (in The identification of bases in morphological paradigms Chap. 4)
Tue September 19 5:30 – 7:00 pm Wylie Hall 005 Ricardo Bermúdez-Otero (University of Manchester): Modular restrictions on paradigm extension
Tue October 3 4:00 – 5:00 pm BH 847 Reading group II discussion 1: Pater (2014): Canadian raising with language-specific weighted constraints
Tue October 10 4:00 – 5:00 pm BH 847 Reading group II discussion 2: Pater and Moreton (2012): Structurally biased phonology: Complexity in learning and typology / Pater (2016): Universal Grammar with Weighted Constraints.
Tue October 17 5:30 – 7:00 pm Venue: Student Building 150 Joe Pater (University of Massachusetts-Amherst): Learning in Typological Prediction: Grammatical Agent-based Modeling
Tue October 24 4:00 – 5:00 pm BH 847 Reading group III discussion 1: Yip (2006) The symbiosis between perception and grammar in loanword phonology.
Tue October 31 4:00 – 5:00 pm BH 847 Reading group III discussion 2: Lin (2008): Variable vowel adaptation in Standard Mandarin loanwords/ Hsieh et al. (2009): Mandarin adaptations of coda nasal in English loanwords.
Tue November 7 5:30 – 7:00 pm Venue: Student Building 150 Yen-Hwei Lin (Michigan State University): Variation in Phonological Adaptation: English Vowels and Nasals in Standard Mandarin Loanword Phonology
Tue November 14 5:30 – 7:00 pm Oak Room IMU Kelly Berkson [Summary commentary on colloquia]