Month: February 2017

***CALL FOR PAPERS mfm25 FRINGE MEETING / GDRI PTA Dataset Workshop***

We are pleased to announce the mfm25 Fringe Meeting/GDRI Phonological Theory Agora Dataset Workshop on ternarity in English (deadline for abstract submission 31st March 2017). The goal of the PTA Dataset Workshop is to promote discussion and theory-oriented debate in an original way. The idea

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Kilbourn-Ceron (2017) – Speech production planning affects phonological variability: a case study in French liaison

Speech production planning affects phonological variability: a case study in French liaison Oriana Kilbourn-Ceron direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003309 February 2017  Connected speech processes have played a major role in shaping theories about phonological organization, and how phonology interacts with other components

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Yates (2017) – Against Root Faithfulness in Cupeño Stress

Against Root Faithfulness in Cupeño Stress Anthony Yates direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003308 January 2017 This paper develops a new, optimality-theoretic analysis of word-level stress assignment in Cupeño (Takic, Uto-Aztecan). I argue that primary stress is assigned to the leftmost lexically accented

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CLS workshop on Dynamic Modeling in Phonetics and Phonology

The Chicago Linguistic Society is pleased to announce a special workshop, Dynamic Modeling in Phonetics and Phonology, to be held May 24, 2017 as a satellite event of the 53rd Meeting of the Annual Chicago Linguistic Society (May 25-27, 2017) at the

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New volume on Romance-Germanic Bilingual Phonology

Direct link: https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/romance-germanic-bilingual-phonology-mehmet-yavas-margaret-kehoe-walcir-cardoso/ Romance-Germanic Bilingual Phonology Edited by Mehmet Yavaş Florida International University Margaret Kehoe University of Geneva Walcir Cardoso Concordia University Bilingual contact, whereby speakers use two languages in their daily lives, is a very common phenomenon. Among such

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Call for papers: Manchester Phonology Meeting

CALL FOR PAPERS Twenty-Fifth Manchester Phonology Meeting 25-27 MAY 2017 Deadline for abstracts: 1st March 2017 Special session: ‘Typology and Phonological Theory’, featuring: * Birgit Alber (Universita di Verona) * Juliette Blevins (Graduate Center, City University of New York) *

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Danis 2017: Major place harmony in ABC and the (reduced) role of representation: evidence from Ngbaka

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1607_danis_1.pdf ROA: 1302 Title: Major place harmony in ABC and the (reduced) role of representation: evidence from Ngbaka Authors: Nick Danis Comment:   Length: 12 pp. Abstract: Ngbaka (Ubangi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, [nga]) contains place co-occurrences that

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Alderete and Kochetov to appear: Integrating sound symbolism with core grammar: The case of expressive palatalization

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1601_alderete_1.pdf ROA: 1298 Title: Integrating sound symbolism with core grammar: The case of expressive palatalization Authors: John Alderete, Alexei Kochetov Comment: To appear in Language. OTWorkPlace files, spreadsheet data analyzing the typology by natural class, and a factbook are

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Call for Papers – Annual Meeting on Phonology 2017

from Maria Gouskova direct link: https://wp.nyu.edu/amp2017/abstracts/ Deadline for abstract submission: Monday, April 24, 2017, 11:59pm We are seeking high-quality unpublished research in all areas of theoretical, experimental and computational phonology for presentation at the 2017 Annual Meeting on Phonology (AMP 2017). The

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