Seminar Talks

Category: General, Seminar Talks

Psychobabble 01/15 – Bozena Pajak (UCSD/Rochester)

Published: January 14, 2013

Bozena Pajak (UCSD/Rochester) will be presenting in Psychobabble this week. Speaker: Bozena Pajak Date/Time: Tuesday, January 15, 4-6pm Location: Campbell 2122 Title: Modeling generalization in distributional learning of phonetic categories Contact: Carson Schutze Abstract: Distributional learning guides the acquisition of phonetic categories, both native and non-native, but its underlying mechanisms are still relatively poorly understood….

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Category: General, Seminar Talks, SynSem

SynSem 01/11 – Peter Jenks (UCB)

Published: January 11, 2013

We will have Pere Jenks from UCB this week in the first SynSem of Winter Quarter. Speaker: Peter Jenks (UCB) Date/Time: Friday, January 11, 2-4pm Location: Campbell 2122 Title: Quantifier Float and Scope in Thai Contact: Dominique Sportiche Abstract: In this paper I present an analysis of quantifier float (Q-float) in Thai as overt Quantifier…

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Category: Faculty, General, Seminar Talks

Math Ling Seminar 12/03 – Ed Keenan

Published: December 3, 2012

Ed Keenan will give us a special Math Seminar next Monday, December 3rd at 4pm in Bunche 2150. His talk is entitled: Individuals Explained Away.  All are welcome! Speaker: Ed Keenan Date/Time: Monday, December 3rd, 4-6pm Location: Bunche 2150 Title: Individuals Explained Away Contact: Ed Stabler Abstract: We motivate linguistically an extensional type theory for…

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Category: General, Graduate Students, SynSem

SynSem 11/30 – Laura Kalin

Published: November 28, 2012

Laura Kalin will be speaking in Syntax & Semantics Seminar this Friday. Her talk is entitled: Two Last Resort Phenomena in Senaya (Neo-Aramaic). The abstract can be found below. Speaker: Laura Kalin Date/Time: Friday, November 30, 2-4pm Location: Campbell 2122 Title: Two Last Resort Phenomena in Senaya (Neo-Aramaic) Contact: Hilda Koopman Abstract: In this talk,…

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