MIT Linguistics and Philosophy
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some interests: wh-movement, crucially derivational properties of syntax, interaction between phonology and syntax, endangered languages, the Wôpanâak Language Reclamation Project, any of various issues in the syntax of Tagalog or other Austronesian languages.
Contiguity Theory (MIT Press, 2016)
Uttering Trees (MIT Press, 2010)
Movement in Language: Interactions and Architectures (Oxford University Press, 2001)
- Richards, Norvin. To appear. Some notes on Tagalog prosody and scrambling. Glossa..
- Richards, Norvin. To appear. Nuclear stress and the life cycle of operators. ms., to appear in a Festschrift.
- Richards, Norvin. 2017. Deriving Contiguity. ms., MIT.
- Richards, Norvin. 2017. Contiguity Theory and pied-piping. ms., MIT.