The lecture, titled “Sound Symbolism in Australian Languages: Phonetic Iconicity Re-examined,” will be given at the Dartmouth College Linguistics Department on Thursday, October 16th.
The award is part of a collaborative NSF grant with linguists at UC Santa Cruz.
Welcome to Faruk Akkuʂ (Boğaziçi ’12, ’14), Parker Brody (Kentucky ’08, ’14), Martin Fuchs (Buenos Aires ’13), Chris Geissler (Swarthmore ’13), and Josh Phillips (UNSW ’11)!
They perform statistical analyses of sound-meaning correspondences in 120 languages of Australia.
We look forward to welcoming an international group of linguists to Yale to discuss the phonetics and phonology of indigenous languages spoken in Mexico and Central America.
The title of the poster is “Mapping the call perception circuit in awake-behaving wild type mice and genetic models of speech and language disorders.”
These students will solve linguistics puzzles, hoping to earn a place on the US team at the International Linguistics Olympiad.
SYNC 2013 will be held this Saturday, 12/7, in room 208 of the Whitney Humanities Center.
The conference will be April 4-6, 2014, with abstracts due November 4, 2013.
Congrats to Leandro, who is now an Analytical Linguist in Google’s LA office as of July 29!
This week, the senior undergraduate students in the department begin their final project presentations as they get set for graduation.
Dr. Claire Bowern, along with colleagues Joyce McDonough and Katherine Kelliher have recently published a paper in the Journal of the International Phonetic Association.
Congratulations to Argyro Katsika on her postdoc position. She will be joining Diamandis Gafos’s lab in Potsdam, Germany, this fall.