Week of October 4

GSAS Indo-European and Historical Linguistics Workshop

Caley Smith (Department of South Asian Studies, Harvard University)

"You Can't Sit With Us! A Mean Girls Theory of Vedic Varṇa"

Friday, October 8 | 5:00-6:30 pm | Boylston 335


Harvard Linguistics at AMP 2021

The following talks featured Harvard presenters at the Annual Meeting on Phonology (AMP 2021), hosted virtually by York University, the Canadian Linguistics Association, and the University of Toronto, held virtually on October 1-3.

  • Kevin Ryan: "Onset prominence in Wubuy reduplication" (with Jeffrey Heath of the University of Michigan)
  • Tamisha L. Tan: "Phonological Exaptation and Epenthesis in Tetun Terik"


Liu's paper published in Cognition

Yingtong Liu's paper "A verb-frame frequency account of constraints on long-distance dependencies in English" (co-authored with Rachel Ryskin, Richard Futrell, and Edward Gibson) was published recently in Cognition.