CAS Linguistics - Invited Lectures - 2013 - 2014 - 2015


 

2015

1. To members of the BU community who missed Laura McPherson's talk

“Plural formation in Seeku (Mande, Burkina Faso)”
March 4, 2015
Sponsored by the BU undergraduate Linguistics Association (BULA),
the African Studies Center, and the Department of Romance Studies

We had hoped to videorecord this presentation, but it didn't work out.

Her PowerPoint slides are available, however.

 

 

2014

1. Members of the BU community who missed Byron Ahn's talk

"Focusing on Reflexives: What we can learn
about grammar from reflexive pronouns
"
November 19, 2014
Sponsored by the BU CAS Linguistics Program, Department of Romance Studies
and by the BU undergraduate Linguistics Association (BULA)

can watch the video :-)

Click here for a link to the video.

(BU login and Kerberos password required for access).

His slides are available from his own website:
http://byronahn.com/papers/Ahn-FocusingOnReflexives-Handout.pdf

 


2. Members of the BU community who missed Kie Zuraw's talk

"Of mice and (of) men: Phonological influences on the
omissibility of French 'de' in coordination
"
October 30, 2014
Sponsored by the BU CAS Linguistics Program, Department of
Romance Studies, the James Geddes, Jr., Lecture Series, and
by the BU undergraduate Linguistics Association (BULA)

can watch the video :-)

Click here for a link to the video; link to slides coming soon.

(BU login and Kerberos password required for access).


3. Members of the BU community who missed Neil Myler's talk

"Going the pub and Being the library:
A Microparameter in North-West English
Prepositional Phrases
"
October 2, 2014
Sponsored by the BU CAS Linguistics Program, Department of Romance Studies
and by the BU undergraduate Linguistics Association (BULA)

can watch the video :-)

Click here for a link to the video; link to slides coming soon.

(BU login and Kerberos password required for access).

And here is a pdf version (without sound files) of the slides.


 

 

 

 

2013

1. Members of the BU community who missed Alexander (Sasha) Nikolaev's talk

"The Story of Writing"
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Sponsored by the BU CAS Linguistics Program;
      co-sponsored by the BU undergraduate Linguistics
      Association (BULA) and the undergraduate Classics Association

can watch the video :-)

Click here for a link to the video and here for a link to the slides.

(BU login and Kerberos password required for access).

Here also are some pictures from the event.


2. Members of the BU community who missed Ricardo Otheguy's talk

"On So-called 'Spanglish'"
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Sponsored by the BU Linguistics Association (BULA)

can watch the video :-)

Click here for a link to the video.

(BU login and Kerberos password required for access).

And here is a copy of the slides.




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3. For any members of the BU community who missed Lisa Matthewson's talk

"Cross-linguistic semantics: Methods and results"
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Sponsored by the James Geddes, Jr. Lecture Series

we are fortunate to have a video recording of it.

Click here for a link to the video.

(BU login and Kerberos password required for access).

And here is a copy of the slides, so you can follow along :-)

Here also are some pictures from the event.


 

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* For assistance with recording and distribution, we are grateful to the staff of the Geddes Language Center at BU.