Category: Conferences


Published: November 17, 2020

The Boston University Conference on Language Development took place from Nov. 5-8.   The program featured talks by UCLA linguists Jesse Harris, Suh-Ah Jun, Megha Sundara, Canaan Briess, and Laurel Perkins:

  • Chie Nakamura, Jesse Harris, & Sun-Ah Jun, “Learning to anticipate with unconventional prosodic mappings: The L2 advantage” (poster)
  • Megha Sundara & Canaan Briess, “Infants are sensitive to phonotactic patterns in their native language at 5-months”
  • Mina Hirzel, Laurel Perkins, & Jeffrey Lidz, “19-month-olds parse wh-questions incrementally”