December 5, 2014

Birthdays | Festivities | Talks | Deadlines: December | Early January | Later

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

Birthdays

A faculty member's birthday is today. Dies natalis felix sit!

Festivities

Linguistics Holiday Potluck Partay

  • M Dec. 8, 12 noon, in and around 1229 Dwinelle
  • door prizes!

Talks

  • Colloquium (M 3-4:30, 370 Dwinelle)
  • CogNetwork (W 1–2:30, 2308 Tolman)
    • Dec. 10: André Coneglian (Mackenzie Presbyterian University; FAPESP), "Causal and concessive adverbial subordinators in Brazilian Portuguese"
  • Historical linguistics forum (*dhworom,W 4–5, 1229 Dwinelle)
    • Dec. 10: Michael Weiss (Cornell & Berkeley), "Nazis in the Midst: Illiberal Ideology and Historical Linguistics"
  • Phonetics and Phonology Forum (Phorum, M 12–1, 1303 Dwinelle)
    • Dec. 10 (W 1-2:30, 3401 Dwinelle): LSA Practice Talks (unusual time, day, location!)
    • Dec. 15: Robert Eklund (Linköping University), "The neural correlates of filled pauses: An fMRI study of disfluency perception"
  • Sociophonetic Reading Exchange and Discussion (SPREAD, F 1-2, 1303 Dwinelle)
  • Syntax & Semantics Circle (F 3–4:30, 1303 Dwinelle)
    • Dec. 5: Eric Prendergast (UCB), "Locative determiner omission and the articulation of definiteness in Albanian prepositional phrases"

December deadlines

Early January deadlines

Later