Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1730_merchant_1.pdf ROA: 1340 Title: The Holographic Principle: Typological Analysis Using Lower Dimensions Authors: Nazarre Merchant, Martin Krämer Length: 12 pages Abstract: A moderately complex factorial typology may consist of tens or hundreds of languages which can opaquely encode linguistically …

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We got the sad news this week at UMass of Greg Lamontagne’s passing (http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/bostonglobe/obituary.aspx?n=gregory-a-lamontagne&pid=188375269&). He completed his PhD in 1993, with a dissertation entitled “Syllabification and consonant cooccurrence conditions” (https://scholarworks.umass.edu/dissertations/AAI9316687/). He became a higher ed administrator – a description of …

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Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1728_jeremy_kuhn_1.pdf ROA: 1338 Title: Harmony via positive agreement: Evidence from trigger-based count effects Authors: Jeremy Kuhn Comment: Kuhn. (2012). Harmony via Positive Agreement: Evidence from trigger-based count effects. In Huang, Poole, and Rysling (eds.), Proceedings of the 43th conference …

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Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1729_rosen_1.pdf ROA: 1339 Title: Predicting semi-regular patterns in morphologically complex words Authors: Eric Rosen Comment: Pre-publication draft: to appear in Linguistics Vanguard Length: 15 pages Abstract: We expect generative models of language to correctly predict surface forms from underlying …

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Workshop: Phonological variation ​and its interfaces  http://www.ub.edu/workshop_phonvar About Within the research project “Phonetics-phonology-morphology interface phenomena from the perspective of linguistic variation” (FFI2016-76245-C3-3-P), we are organizing a two-day workshop about phonological variation and its interfaces, which will be held at the University …

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