Linguistics Fridays Colloquia – Spring 2021 Schedule

Our Linguistics Fridays Colloquia series is back this Spring, with a great lineup of diverse and interesting talks.

Talks or reading groups are held (almost) every Friday from 4:00-5:00 between February 26-April 30. Linguistics Fridays will take place online again this semester. Contact Becky Shields to be added to our mailing list to receive the meeting link.

Check the Language Sciences Events page for details of individual talks – titles and abstracts will be added closer to the event dates.

Linguistics Fridays Spring 2021 Schedule

Fridays at 4:00

Feb. 26 Grady Kepler, UW-Madison Preposition Placement in Wh-Relative Clauses Among Speakers of American English
March 5 Grant Armstrong, UW-Madison Building verbs in Yucatec Maya out of lexical roots from Spanish: The role of form and meaning
March 12 Phonology Reading Group Discussion of Nikolaev & Grossman (2020) “Consonant co-occurrence classes and the feature-economy principle”
March 19 Yanwei Jin & Jean-Pierre Koenig, University at Buffalo When interference in language production gets lexicalized: The case of expletive negation
March 26 Wesley Leonard, UC-Riverside TBA
April 2 (Spring break weekend – no meeting)
April 9 Matt Goldrick, Northwestern Language control and cross-language interactions in speech production
April 16 Elaine Francis, Purdue TBA
April 23 Diego Román, UW-Madison, Alberto Pastor, SMU, Katherine Ward, UW-Madison, Karla del Rosal, SMU TBA
April 30 Lynn Zhang, English, UW-Madison TBA