Summer 2021

Welcome Back!

Welcome back for the academic year!  The first day of classes is Wednesday, September 1 and will follow a Monday schedule.  Please refer to the Harvard Academic Calendar for further important semester dates.

Please join me in welcoming to Harvard linguistics the following new people:

I would also like to welcome our current G2s, Daria Bikina, Tess Monks, Hayley Ross, and Yvette Wu to their first year of in-person classes.


Summer Conferences

The following conference talks or posters, listed in chronological order, were presented by members of the Harvard Department of Linguistics:



Wurmbrand Honored

For her recent birthday, Susi Wurmbrand was honored at V-NYI #3 with a two-volume festschrift titled The Size of Things, with papers contributed by 40 current and former students and colleagues, edited by formed students Sabin Laszakovitz and Zheng Shen.



Itelmen Dictionary Published

The Comprehensive Itelmen Dictionary project team (Aleksandr P. Volodin, Chikako Ono, Jonathan Bobaljik, David Koester, and Michael Krauss) recently published the Itelmen-Russian edition of the Comprehensive Itelmen Dictionary (Kulturstiftung Sibirien, and Institute of Linguistic Studies, Russian Academy of Arts and Sciences).