Month: April 2017

Prince (2017) Representing OT Grammars

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1657_prince_1.pdf ROA: 1309 Title: Representing OT Grammars Authors: Alan Prince Comment:   Length: 26 Abstract: Analysis proceeds with varying degrees of faithfulness to the theory that it rests on. Within OT, a commonly encountered chokepoint is the representation of

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Bennett (2017) Pulmonic venting and the typology of click nasality

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1622_bennett_1.pdf ROA: 1308 Title: Pulmonic venting and the typology of click nasality Authors: William Bennett Comment: Submitted Length: 36pp Abstract: A cross-linguistic survey of several dozen languages with clicks reveals an unexpected generalization: every language with clicks has

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Bennett and DelBusso (2017) Typological consequences of ABCD constraint forms

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1619_bennett_1.pdf ROA: 1307 Title: Typological consequences of ABCD constraint forms Authors: William Bennett, Natalie DelBusso Comment: To appear in proceedings of NELS 2016 Length: 14 pp. Abstract: Much recent work on consonant (dis)harmony uses the theory of Agreement-by-Correspondence (‘ABC’,

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Prince (2017) OT Checklist

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1615_prince_1.pdf ROA: 1306 Title: OT Checklist Authors: Alan Prince Comment:   Length: 1 p. Abstract: A rationalized list of items that are present in sound, complete OT analyses, reflecting logical rather than expositional considerations. Useful for practitioners, reviewers, editors,

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Faust and Torres-Tamarit (2017) Stress and final /n/ deletion in Catalan: combining Strict CV and OT

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1614_noam_faust_1.pdf ROA: 1305 Title: Stress and final /n/ deletion in Catalan: combining Strict CV and OT Authors: Noam Faust, Francesc Torres-Tamarit Comment:   Length: 25 pp. Abstract: In Catalan, /n/ deletes in word-final position when it is preceded by

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Patseva (2017): Bulgarian word stress

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1612_mirena_patseva_1.pdf ROA: 1304 Title: Bulgarian word stress Authors: Mirena Patseva Comment:   Length: 41 Abstract: Bulgarian lexical accent has been analyzed in the frame of prosody-morphology interface and the Head dominance theory of Revithiadou (Revithiadou 1999). The theory suggests

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Danis (2017): Markedness and Complex Stops: Evidence from Simplification Processes

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1609_danis_1.pdf ROA: 1303 Title: Markedness and Complex Stops: Evidence from Simplification Processes Authors: Nick Danis Comment: Preprint to appear in WOCAL 8 Proceedings Length: 16pp Abstract: Complex segments – segments with multiple, unordered place features – are most common

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AMP 2017 Second Call for Papers – Deadline 4/24

Call for Papers direct link: https://wp.nyu.edu/amp2017/abstracts/ Deadline for Main Session abstract submission: Monday, April 24, 2017, 11:59pm Deadline for Workshop abstract submission: Monday, May 15, 2017, 11:59pm We are seeking high-quality unpublished research in all areas of theoretical, experimental and computational phonology

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