Calendar - Linguistics Seminar Series

Title Speaker(s) / Presenter(s) Date
CANCELLED: Language Diversity in Educational Settings Stephany Dunstan, North Carolina State University Friday, April 3, 2020 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Growing Your Elative: Linguistic Seminar Series Dieter Gunkel Friday, April 13, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Linguistics seminar series: Patrice Speeter Beddor Patrice Speeter Beddor Friday, March 30, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Linguistics seminar series: Ashley Stinnett Ashley Stinnett Friday, February 2, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Linguistics MLK Seminar: Barbra Meek Barb Meek Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Talking Place, Speaking Race: African Americans, Their Englishes, and Local Identity Jessica Grieser Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Dr. King and Chatino Political Discourse Hilaria Cruz Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 12:30pm
Seminar Series: Undergraduate Research Showcase Undergraduate Linguistics students (UK) Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Series: "A Preliminary Investigation of Overlapping Talk in Peer Interaction: Implications for CA-for-SLA Research" Dr. Atsushi Hasegawa (UK) Friday, April 22, 2016 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Series: "Fue muerto: Suppletion in Spanish Analytic Passives" Dr. Jason Doroga (Centre College) Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Series: "Notes on the Language of the Cambodia Chinese Diaspora" Dr. Dana Scott Bourgerie (Brigham Young University) Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Seminar Series: "The syntactic and postsyntatic derivation of agreement: Basque and beyond" Dr. Karlos Arregi (University of Chicago) Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Series: "Trails and Tribulations: Chatino conceptions of the dead" Dr. Hilaria Cruz (UK) Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Series: "The question of oralism and the experiences of deaf children, 1880–1914" Dr. Michael Mantin (Swansea University / Prifysgol Abertawe, Wales) Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Series: "An Overview of the Structure of Romani" Dr. Victor Friedman (University of Chicago) Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Series: "Proximity, boundaries, and cultural prominence: The perception of dialects in Great Britain" Dr. Chris Montgomery (University of Sheffield, England) Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Series: "Convergent evolution in French-Breton and Welsh-English language contact" Dr. Kevin Rottet (Indiana University) Monday, October 12, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Series: "Multiple Language, Cultural, and Ethnic Self-Identities of the German Lutheran Population in 'Russian Poland' in the 19th and Early 20th Centuries" Dr. Cynthia Vakareliyska (University of Oregon) Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Series: Undergraduate Research Presentation Samantha Dunn and Clare Harshey Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Seminar Series: "Speak-English-Only Rules in the Workplace: Language Ideologies, Research, and Lived Experience" Dr. Keith Walters (Portland State University) Friday, April 24, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Seminar Series: Absolutive Fabulous: Surprisingly Sensitive Sanskrit Suffixes Dr. Tom Stewart (University of Louisville) Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Seminar Series: "Hittite 'Hyperbaton': the Syntax-Phonology Interface" Dr. H. Craig Melchert (UCLA) Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Seminar Series: "Ancient vestiges or recent innovations: evidence from click words with a shared occurrence in Khoesan and Bantu languages of southern Africa" Dr. Menán du Plessis (Stellenbosch University, South Africa) Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Seminar Series: "Variation in young women's perceptions of dialect differences in the Arab World" Dr. Joseph Tyler (Morehead State University) Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Linguistics Seminar: "Embodiment and Competition: Two Factors in the Organization of Languages" Dr. Mark Aronoff (Stony Brook University) Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Linguistics Seminar: "On the architecture of the left periphery in early Celtic and related matters" Prof. Joe Eska (Virginia Tech) Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
2nd Annual Graduate Conference in Linguistics Various Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Student Research Showcase: Morphology, Phonology, or Both? The Reconstruction of the PIE Accent / Ablaut System Joseph Rhyne Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
What are they? Some Hidden Forms of the Copula in Old Irish Prof. Joshua Katz, Princeton University Friday, April 11, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Workshop on Creole Complexity Guest Speaker: John McWhorter Saturday, March 8, 2014 - 9:00am to 5:30pm
The Power of Babel: and Why We Can't Fight it in Our Own Language John McWhorter Friday, March 7, 2014 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Appalachians Strike Back: Eastern Kentuckians perceptions of dialect variation in Kentucky Jennifer Cramer, UK Linguistics Program Friday, December 6, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Break dancing with the dead: Popular music and the role of ancestors in Maya language revitalization Rusty Barrett, UK Linguistics Program Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Temples in Diaspora: Religiosity, Urban Space and the Construction of Consilience in Tamil Toronto Dr. Mark Whitaker, Professor, Department of Anthropology Friday, November 8, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Western and Indigenous Knowledges in Intercultural Education in Ecuador Dr. Carmen Martinez Novo, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology Friday, November 1, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Languages, Dialects, or Repertoires? Approaches to ethnic language with a focus on Jewish English Sarah Benin Benor, Hebrew Union College & USC Monday, October 21, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Translated Justice? Ixhil Maya Participation in the Trial of Ríos Montt for Genocide in Guatemala Maria García, UK Linguistics program Friday, October 11, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Truth conditional pragmatics and semantic presupposition Prof. Lenny Clapp, Northern Illinois University Friday, October 4, 2013 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Student Research Showcase Undergraduates in Linguistics Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Translating Ching Chong: Anti-Racist Strategies of Language Elaine Chun, University of Southern Carolina Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Differentiated object marking in North Russian, Uzbek and Spanish Alan Timberlake, Columbia University Wednesday, March 20, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
English in Russian Academe Elena Lawrick, Purdue Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Epistemic and circumstantial modality in two Central Salish languages Claire Turner, University of British Columbia Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
The Sonority Hierarchy & the Importance of Morphology in the Syllabification of Indo-European Andrew Byrd (University of Kentucky) Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
"Does English Have Resumptive Pronouns?" Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Linguistics Program Seminar Series: The Ket language of Siberia Edward Vajda, Western Washington University Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Linguistics Program Seminar Series: The Linguistic Organization of Historical Memory: Ixhil Maya Reburial Ceremonies in the Post-war Period Maria Garcia, Linguistics Program, University of Kentucky Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Linguistics Program Seminar Series: The Linguistics of Rusyn: Phonological and Morphological Systems, Language Contact Stefan Pugh, Wright State University Friday, November 2, 2012 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Linguistics Program Seminar Series – "Recovering Written and Unwritten Messages: The Pragmatics of (Im)politeness in Medieval Russian Birchbark Letters" Daniel E. Collins, The Ohio State University Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Linguistics Program Seminar Series: "Contact-Induced Drift: Ergative Splits and Parallel Development in Lowland Mayan Languages" Danny Law, Vanderbilt University Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
The Shugnani Lexicon of Folk Medicine Parvina Abdulhamidova, Khorog State University, Tajikistan Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Something old and something new: Dialect trends for English in Appalachia Kirk Hazen Wednesday, October 12, 2011 - 12:00pm
The Reconstruction of Proto-Indo-European Syllable Structure: Applying Synchronic Theory within Diachronic Linguistics Andrew Byrd Wednesday, September 29, 2010 - 12:00pm