Month: September 2016

CFP: Workshop on Sound Change Edinburgh

2ND CALL FOR PAPERS 4th Workshop on Sound Change University of Edinburgh, UK 19-22 April 2017 Abstract submission for the 4th International Workshop on Sound Change (WSC4) is open until 15 October 2016. WSC4 is the continuation of the highly successful workshop series that

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PhD Scholarships at University of Canterbury

E-mail from Kevin Watson to MFM list PhD Scholarships Department of Linguistics, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand. http://www.arts.canterbury.ac.nz/linguistics/ Deadline: 15th October 2016 We are pleased to announce the availability of University of Canterbury Doctoral Scholarships, which are tenable in

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McCarthy and Pater 2016: Harmonic Grammar and Harmonic Serialism

From Equinox Press Just Published! Harmonic Grammar and Harmonic Serialism Edited by John J. McCarthy and Joe Pater, both of University of Massachusetts at Amherst Series: Advances in Optimality Theory edited by Vieri Samek-Lodovici, University College London, and Armin Mester, University of California, Santa Cruz HB 9781845531492 446pp £85 / $110

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Prince, Del Busso and Merchant 2016: OTWorkplace Quick Start Guide

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/article/view/1564 ROA: 1291 Title: OTWorkplace Quick Start Guide Authors: Alan Prince, Natalie DelBusso, Nazarre Merchant Length: 68 Abstract: OTWorkplace provides an interactive environment for linguistic research, which calculates, manipulates, and displays the essential objects of OT and Harmonic Serialism.

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GDRI Phonological Theory Agora: International network 3rd meeting on Phonology and Lexicon

GDRI Phonological Theory Agora: International network 3rd meeting on Phonology and Lexicon http://pta.cnrs.fr/meeting3 From sophie.wauquier@orange.fr The Phonological Theory Agora (PTA) aims at being a platform for debate on theoretical issues. We do so (among other things) by organizing yearly venues where phonologists

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Andersson (2016) – Sieves and Herrings: For Distinctive Vowel Length in Swedish

Sieves and Herrings: For Distinctive Vowel Length in Swedish Samuel Andersson direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003136 September 2016 In this article, I reexamine the question of vowel and consonant length in Swedish, a hotly debated topic since at least Elert (1955). Vowel and

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Bermudez-Otero (2016): Stratal Phonology

Stratal Phonology Ricardo Bermudez-Otero September 2016 direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003118 The purpose of this paper is threefold: to survey current work in Stratal Phonology, to respond to recent arguments against cyclic phonological derivations, and to explore the morphological implications of the theory.

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Computational Linguistics position at UCSD

The Department of Linguistics (http://ling.ucsd.edu) within the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California, San Diego invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Computational Linguistics at the level of Assistant or (tenured) Associate Professor, beginning July 1, 2017. The Department

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Phd position in Theoretical Linguistics, Tromsø

One fully funded Doctoral Research Fellowship (PhD position) in Theoretical Linguistics is available at the Department of Language and Culture at the University of Tromsø – The Arctic University of Norway (UiT). The position is affiliated with the research group

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Phonology job ad at York University, Toronto

Position Rank: Full Time Tenure Stream – Assistant Professor Discipline/Field: Linguistics Home Faculty: Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Home Department/Area/Division: Languages, Literatures and Linguistics Affiliation/Union: YUFA Position Start Date: July 1, 2017 Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics The Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics, Faculty

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