All talks are from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in room 32-155 (unless otherwise indicated). For further information, please contact ChristopherPatrick or Filipe.  This schedule is subject to change; please check back for changes.

September 13, 2019
  • Colloquium: Beata Moskal [Goethe-Universität Frankfurt]

    September 13, 2019 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    32-155

    Abstract
    Starting from a broad typological survey, I explore a range of
    asymmetries between lexical and functional items, and propose that
    at the heart of these asymmetries is the fact that there is more
    structure in lexical items than functional items. Morphologically,
    I identify universal restrictions on suppletion patterns (for
    nominals): (i) in nouns, number-driven suppletion is common,
    whilst case-driven suppletion is unattested, bar a few apparent
    counterexamples that I discuss, and (ii) in contrast to lexical
    nouns, pronouns commonly supplete for both number and case. I
    further show…

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October 4, 2019
  • Colloquium: Matthew Gordon [UC Santa Barbara]

    October 4, 2019 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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November 8, 2019
  • Colloquium: Giorgio Magri [CNRS/Paris 8]

    November 8, 2019 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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November 22, 2019
  • Colloquium: Ezra Keshet [Michigan]

    November 22, 2019 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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December 6, 2019
  • Colloquium: Yasutada Sudo [UCL]

    December 6, 2019 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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February 14, 2020
  • Colloquium: Benjamin Bruening [Delaware]

    February 14, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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February 28, 2020
  • Colloquium: Eva Zimmermann [Leipzig]

    February 28, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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March 6, 2020
  • Colloquium: Nicholas Fleisher [Wisconsin-Milwaukee]

    March 6, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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March 13, 2020
  • Colloquium: Heejeong Ko [Seoul National]

    March 13, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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April 3, 2020
  • Colloquium: Roumyana Pancheva [USC]

    April 3, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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April 10, 2020
  • Colloquium: Yimei Xiang [Rutgers]

    April 10, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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April 17, 2020
  • Colloquium: David Poeppel [NYU]

    April 17, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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May 1, 2020
  • Joint Ling-Phil Colloquium: Ofra Magidor [Oxford]

    May 1, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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May 8, 2020
  • Colloquium: Ruth Kramer [Georgetown]

    May 8, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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