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UPCOMING & RECENT ACTIVITIES

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Satellite Workshop in WAFL 13:  Interface in Altaic — Prosody and beyond

Time: May 25, 2017 (Tu)
Place: International Christian University, Tokyo Japan
Organizers: Yoshihisa Kitagawa (Indiana University) & Satoshi Tomioka (University of Delaware)

Presentations:

[1] 'Non-focal prominence'

      Shinichiro Ishihara, Yoshihisa Kitagawa, Satoshi Nambu and Hajime Ono

      (Lund University, Indiana University, Monash University & Tsuda College)

[2] 'Re-examination of focus-sensitivity in Japanese'

      Satoshi Tomioka (University of Delaware)

[3] 'Processing prosodic boundaries in Turkish'

      Nazik Dinçtopal Deniz (Boğaziçi University)

[4] 'Synchronizing physical and logical properties'

      Junghyoe Yoon and Yoshihisa Kitagawa (Korea University & Indiana University)

[5] Panel discussion with:

Christopher Davis (The University of the Ryukyus)
Hyun Kyung Hwang (The National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics)
Shigeto Kawahara (Keio University)
Hiromu Sakai (Waseda University)

Yoshihisa Kitagawa
"The synchrony and diachrony of voiced obstruents in Japanese"

Keynote presentation at BEAL Forum 2

Time: October 21, 2016 (F)
Place: Ohio State University

Yoshihisa Kitagawa & Shinichiro Ishihara
"Phonetic Properties of Nuclear Prominence in Japanese: Invariability and Variation"

Prosody and Information Structure in Stuttgart

Time: March 22, 2016 (Tu) 2 - 2:30pm
Place: Universität Stuttgart

SOME RECENT PUBLICATIONS

In print "Morphosyntax at LF," MIT Working Papers in Linguistics 80, Pp. 10.

In print "Interfacing Syntax with Sounds and Meanings," Handbook of Japanese Syntax, Mouton de Gruyter, Pp. 63.

2013 "Uttering and Interpreting Trees," English Linguistics 30.1.

2013 Special Issue: Prosody at the Grammatical Crossroads — Japanese and Beyond
Guest Edited by Yoshihisa Kitagawa & Satoshi Tomioka, Lingua 124.

2013 Kitagawa, Yoshihisa, Katsuo Tamaoka and Satoshi Tomioka, "Prosodic Matters in
Intervention Effects in Japanese: An Experimental Study," Lingua 124.

2013 Yoon, Junghyoe and Yoshihisa Kitagawa, "Case Drop from Fragment Answers in
Korean," Penn Working Papers in Linguistics, 19.1.

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If you are looking for an effective and convenient way to make a donation, you might want to visit the following sites:

[1] Japan Society

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(I recommend that you read the frequently asked questions.)

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(1) Help Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Victims Without Getting Scammed

(Pay attention to the part on American Red Cross.)

(2) Donate to Japan Tsunami Victims, Not Scammers

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