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January 2021

Journal Club

January 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:50 pm

Pick a paper and prepare a one-page handout, which you should be able to deliver in less than seven minutes.  Please also consult (and augment) this Google Doc so we don’t cover the same paper more than once: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1l6ZJ1T9QD1Mx8Ih3ZU2Tz2t4UHC5jPcF8-2DmwLy3kw/edit# Zoom Info: https://ucla.zoom.us/j/98445210292?pwd=T0F3N0VQSFUycHZ1MzBlTzNSWW5XZz09 Meeting ID: 984 4521 0292 Passcode: 099188 Please contact Bruce Hayes at bhayes@humnet.ucla.edu if you are interested in giving a seminar.

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Syntax Seminar – Show and Tell

January 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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AIS Meeting w Harold Torrence

January 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Zoom link will be sent out via listserv

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Faculty Meeting

January 15 @ 9:00 am - 10:45 am
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Syntax Seminar – Dschang fest from LSA

January 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Zhuo Chen and Blake Lehman: An Argument analysis of cognate objects in Dschang (Yemba)) Colin Brown and Harold Torrence: Predicate Focus doubling in Dschang: implications for Clausal Syntax.

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AIS – Demonstrative Fest

January 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Zoom link will be sent out via listserv Every quarter we have a Fest (or sometimes two) dedicated to a particular linguistic topic. Anyone who wants to present something (anything at all!) about demonstratives (in any language) is welcome – please write munro@ucla.edu to volunteer. When I have four volunteers(who each will get about 15 minutes for presentations and discussion) I’ll let you all know that the schedule is full.

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Syntax Seminar w Hilda Koopman: A case study of Huave morphology-as-syntax

January 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

My research focuses (in part) on the question to what extent morphological generalizations can be accounted for in terms of purely syntactic operations and conditions. In this talk I will present a case study and reanalysis of the morpheme orders in Huave (San Francisco del Mar), a language isolate spoken in Oaxaca. Its variable morpheme order has been argued in various papers by Yuni Kim (2008, 2010, 2015) to be driven by the phonology. I will show that a syntactic…

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AIS Meeting w David Shaul

January 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Zoom link will be sent out via listserv

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December 2020

BLing Holiday Game Night

December 12, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Come hang out this Saturday to chill and play games with other Bruin Linguists! We’ll be hosting a casual hang-out for the first portion of the event before we dive into some fun games like skribbl.io, Spyfall, and All Bad Cards! Feel free to suggest other games for us to play together, too. Bring your friends and a cozy beverage! RSVP: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeyIfXgW4_WwOI5bdEqPvAoNZHkBvD50cGa71UFJ3lpaoWIzw/viewform?usp=sf_link When: Saturday, December 12, 2020 @ 5PM – 7PM PST Where: via Zoom; Zoom ID: TBD

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BLing Fall 2020 Finals Study Sesh

December 11, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us this Friday for our Bruin Linguists Fall 2020 Finals Study Sesh! We’ll have a Zoom room open for everyone to study or work on projects in a chill and collaborative environment. Feel free to bring questions or topics you’d like to discuss with peers! RSVP: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeyIfXgW4_WwOI5bdEqPvAoNZHkBvD50cGa71UFJ3lpaoWIzw/viewform?usp=sf_link When: Friday, December 11, 2020 @ 7PM – 10 PM PST Where: via Zoom; Zoom ID: 870 654 8104

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