The department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science runs the Linguistics Colloquium series. Every semester we bring 3-4 scholars from around the nation to present their latest research on language. Here is the schedule of the Fall 2018 Linguistics Colloquium.
28th September - Sudha Arunachalam (Boston University)
Title of the talk: Language input and language intake in early lexical development
26th October – Laura McPherson (Dartmouth College)
Title of the talk: The talking balafon of the Sambla
16th November – Mark Baker (Rutgers)
Title of the talk: How to understand rare linguistic features within a theory of universal grammar: a case study from switch-reference