Tuesday Seminar Series

The Linguistics Department Tuesday Seminar is held in Biomed T208 at the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa from 12:00pm to 1:15PM every Tuesday in both Fall and Spring semesters.

Any topic related to linguistics is welcome. The seminar coordinator is Robert Blust.  If you are interested in giving a talk or would like further information, please contact the seminar graduate assistant, Amber Camp.

January 26, 2017
Getting to know affines in PNG
Dr. Piet Lincoln

February 7, 2017
Learning alternations: Does phonotactics help?
Adam J. Chong

February 9, 2017
Modeling the phonological lexicon across multiple languages
Rory Turnbull

February 21, 2017
The Austronesian Comparative Dictionary: Five Years Later
Stephen Trussel & Dr. Robert Blust, with assistance from Victoria Yen-hsin Chen

February 28, 2017
Clausal constituency as a window into historical Austronesian morphosyntax
Daniel Kaufman

March 7, 2017
Multilingualism as it unfolds; on-line mapping of language repertoire in five-hour naturally occurring conversation among Bati (btc) female speakers
Dr. Emmanuel Ngué Um

March 21, 2017
Student Showcase
Jonny Kim, Bradley Rentz, Raina Heaton, Amber Camp

March 28, 2017

April 4, 2017
Antipassives in cross-linguistic perspective: Reviewing associated claims
Raina Heaton

April 11, 2017
A Discourse and Grammar Approach to Interaction in Landscape Ontology Elicitation Sessions in Hawaiʻi/The status of language nests worldwide
Eve Okura, Catherine Lee

May 2, 2017
TBA (May 2, 2017)
Patricia Donegan and David Stampe