Month: January 2017

Call for papers for a special collection in Linguistics Vanguard on “The Role of Predictability in Shaping Human Language Sound Patterns”

Research integrating methods and insights from phonetics, phonology, and psycholinguistics has revealed a substantial amount of evidence for two broad trends in human language sound patterns, both related to a probabilistic notion of predictability. There is evidence now that both

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Lloret and Pons-Moll (2016): Catalan Vowel Epenthesis as Evidence for the Free Ride Approach to Morphophonemic Learning

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1593_lloret_1.pdf ROA: 1296 Title: Catalan Vowel Epenthesis as Evidence for the Free Ride Approach to Morphophonemic Learning Authors: Maria-Rosa Lloret, Claudia Pons-Moll Comment: Final version in Linguistic Inquiry. Winter 2016, Vol. 47, No. 1: 147-157, available at: http://www.mitpressjournals.org/toc/ling/47/1 Length:

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Save the date: 25mfm

The 25th (!) annual Manchester Phonology Meeting will be held Thursday 25th – Saturday 27th May 2017. Preliminary details are available here: http://www.lel.ed.ac.uk/mfm/25mfm.html.  

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Program for OCP 14 available

The program for the Fourteenth Old World Conference on Phonology (OCP), to be held in Düsseldorf February 20-22 2017, is now available here: http://ocp.phil.hhu.de/index.php/programm/.  

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Phonology position at Goethe University Frankfurt

The Faculty of Modern Languages at the Goethe University Frankfurt welcomes applications for the following full time position: Professorship (W2, tenure track) in Linguistics/Phonology The initial tenure track appointment is for six years (§ 64 of the Higher Education Act

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