November 26, 2014

Awesomeness | Talks | Last call | Deadlines

This is the penultimate fall issue of Calques. Please send contributions (information and news of departmental interest) to Andrew Garrett.

Awesomeness

Results are in! Listed below are the total numbers of talks by authors affiliated with the institutions named, at January's Portland meetings of the Linguistic Society of America, American Dialect Society, and Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas. Just sayin'.

  • Berkeley 23
  • Stanford 21
  • Chicago 20
  • Penn 16
  • UBC 13
  • MIT 12
  • NYU 12
  • Yale 10

Talks

  • CogNetwork (W 11:30–3, 1229 Dwinelle)
    • Dec. 3: Sean Trott (ICSI)
  • Historical linguistics forum (*dhworom, W 3–4, 1229 Dwinelle)
    • Nov. 26: Terry Kaufman (Pittsburgh), "Reconstructed proto-Celtic and the decipherment of Tartessian"
  • Meaning Sciences Club (Tu 2:30–4, 234 Moses Hall)
    • Dec. 2 : Line Mikkelsen (Berkeley), "On the Meaning of Propositional Nouns and their Complements"
  • Sociophonetic Reading Exchange and Discussion (SPREAD, F 1-2, 1303 Dwinelle)
  • Syntax & Semantics Circle (F 3–4:30, 1303 Dwinelle)

Last call

Deadlines