Monthly Archives: December 2013

Call for Papers: PBBS

Phonetic Building Blocks of Speech: In Honour of John Esling, FRSC University of Victoria 18-20 September 2014 Invited Speakers: Jared Bernstein, Lise Crevier-Buchman, John Laver, Scott Moisik, Francis Nolan, & Shahrzad Saif Dear colleagues, this is the second call for … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: CLA

The Canadian Linguistic Association will hold its 2013 conference as part of the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences at Brock University (St Catharines, Ontario) from Saturday May 24 to Monday May 26, 2014. Members are invited to submit … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: TOM 7 @ University of Toronto

The Linguistics Department of the University of Toronto will host the Seventh Toronto-Ottawa-Montreal Semantics Workshop (TOM 7). Saturday April 12, 2014 Invited Speakers: Alan Bale (Concordia University) Andrés Salanova (University of Ottawa) TOM is a friendly and informal workshop on … 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 Meeting: Dec 2, 2013

As the semester comes to an end, this week we have Marina Sherkina-Lieber, a recent grad from the University of Toronto, and a post-doc working with Dr. Kumiko Murasugi,  presenting her current research on “Inuktitut morphosyntax, noun incorporation, and heritage … Continue reading

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