Category Archives: Publication Notices

Publications and conference talks/posters by our members.

Dissertations now available on the LLI site

We now have a page which lists undergraduate and graduate theses completed in the LLI Lab, as well as links to the complete pdf file where permission has been given. Anyone who has completed their Honours BA work, MA work … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Maryam!

On Monday, Dec 9, 2013, our 3rd Masters student, Maryam Hosseini, successfully defended her thesis, “The Semantics of the Persian Object Marker –râ”. We wish her luck in her continued adventures! We will miss you!

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LLI goes to TOM6@ McGill

This weekend we had an excellent showing at the Toronto-Ottawa-Montreal conference on Semantics. Of our members, we had one invited talk (Dr. Raj Singh “Hurford Disjunctions and Embedded Implicatures”), two paper presentations (Liz Christie “Testing the argument status of the … Continue reading

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Two LLI members present at Inuit Studies Conference

Two of the LLI members, Liz Christie and Kumiko Murasugi, recently presented a talk at the 18th Inuit Studies Conference (http://www.mnh.si.edu/arctic/ISC18/index.html) at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, DC, USA. Their talk was entitled “Word-final consonant deletion in Inuktitut” and the … Continue reading

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First LLI Masters student defends thesis

Stephanie Needham, LLI’s first Masters student to complete the MA program, successfully defended her project on September 11, 2012. Her thesis, titled “Propositional Anaphora in English: The relationship between so and discourse.” was submitted to the department on September 19th, … Continue reading

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New Publication – Dr. Ash Asudeh: The Logic of Pronominal Resumption

The Logic of Pronominal Resumption by Dr. Ash Asudeh has been published by the Oxford University Press. This book is a cross-linguistic investigation of resumptive pronouns and related resumption phenomena. The author proposes a new theory of resumption based on … Continue reading

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Liz Christie to present at Congress 2011

PhD student and LLI member, Liz Christie, is slated to present at the Annual Canadian Linguistics Association Conference as part of Congress 2011 of the Humanities and Social Sciences in New Brunkswick! Her talk is titled “Investigating the differences between … Continue reading

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