Colloquia Schedule - Fall 2018

Colloquium talks take place on Mondays at 4 pm in Dow Hall 370 Temple Street Room 201.  Before the talks, at 3:15 pm, there is a coffee hour in LingSem (Dow Hall 201)

October 8      Marianne Mithun (UC Santa Barbara)  Wilbur Cross Medalist 10:00 AM  WHC 208

October 15    Elena Koulidobrova (Central Connecticut State University) The nature of bare nouns in American Sign Language

October 22    Heather Newell (Université du Québec à Montréal) The Nature of Phonlogical Domains

October 29     Sam Tilsen (Cornell University) Speech rhythm is an epiphenomenon of gestural selection

November 5    Alison Biggs (Georgetown University) Arguments in Motion

November 26   Ivano Caponigro (UC San Diego) Unveiling Multiple Wh- Free Relative Clauses and their functional nature

December 10   Tal Linzen (Johns Hopkins University) On the syntactic abilities of recurrent neural networks