Category: Conferences


Published: November 5, 2020

The 51st Annual Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS) is this weekend, hosted by Université du Québec à Montréal. The program features several talks by UCLA linguists:

  • Zhuo Chen: Mandarin conditionals: the external syntax, order preservation and cyclic linearization
  • Tim Hunter (with Robert Frank): Comparing methods of tree-construction across mildly context-sensitive formalisms
  • Travis Major and Alum Richard Stockwell: “Say”-ing without a Voice
  • Alum Laura Kalin (with Nicholas Rolle): Deconstructing subcategorization: Conditions on insertion vs. position
  • Alum Richard Stockwell and Dominique Sportiche (with Aya Meltzer-Asscher): There is reconstruction for Condition C in English questions