Fall 2019

Ling-Lunch is a series of weekly talks, open to all linguistics topics. It is held in an informal setting, and everybody is welcome to present their work, but preference is given to members of the MIT Linguistics Department.

We meet every Thursday from 12:30 to 1:50 pm in room 32-D461.

Meetings and changes in the schedule are announced by email to interested people. If you want to receive the email announcements, want to present something, or have any other comments about Ling-Lunch, please email the organizers.

September 5, 2019
  • Ling-Lunch: Shigeru Miyagawa (MIT)

    September 5, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm

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September 19, 2019
  • Ling-Lunch: Hadas Kotek (Apple)

    September 19, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm

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October 10, 2019
  • Ling-Lunch: Ethan Wilcox (Harvard)

    October 10, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm

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October 17, 2019
  • Ling-Lunch: Mitya Privoznov & Justin Colley (MIT)

    October 17, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm

    Title: On the topic of subjects: composite Probes in Khanty

    Abstract:
    We examine movement to subject position (MSP) in the Kazym dialect of Khanty (Finno-Ugric, Uralic). We show that Khanty MSP is a ‘mixed’ movement, having both A-properties (case and agreement, variable binding) and A′-properties (locality, topic interpretation). We explain these properties in terms of…

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November 7, 2019
  • Ling-Lunch: Patrick Elliot (MIT) and Uli Sauerland (ZAS/Harvard)

    November 7, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm

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November 14, 2019
  • Ling-Lunch: Ted Gibson (MIT)

    November 14, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm

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November 21, 2019
  • Ling-Lunch: Damian Blasi (Harvard)

    November 21, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm

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December 12, 2019
  • Ling-Lunch: AC practice talks

    December 12, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

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