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FEB 7, 2013
Evidence from Mina, an endangered Central Chadic language
Co-sponsored by the Endangered Language Initiative. Read more
FEB 5, 2013
Proper Names, Sortals, and the Mass-‐Count Distinction Read more
DEC 11, 2012
Sign Language Read more
DEC 7, 2012
Linguistic and Ethnic Variation in New York City’s Black Community Read more
DEC 6, 2012
Rethinking acceptability judgments: Seeing an old friend in a new light Read more
DEC 4, 2012
The CUNY Syntax Supper is a series of biweekly talks on syntax and its interfaces with semantics and morphology, given by students, faculty, and visiting scholars, usually from institutions in the greater Metropolitan area. Read more
NOV 29, 2012
Speakers discuss such topics as employment opportunities for linguists and skills necessary for both academic and non-academic positions. Read more
NOV 27, 2012
CUNY's Psycholinguistics Supper is an informal venue for the discussion of current issues and on-going research in language processing, language acquisition, and speech perception. Read more
NOV 20, 2012
Clitic-hood as a Phonological Correlate of Phase-Head Status: Connecting Phonological and Syntactic Opacity Read more
NOV 16, 2012
The CUNY Sociolinguistics Lunch is a series of talks on sociolinguistics and anthropological linguistics given by students, faculty, and visiting scholars usually from local institutions. Read more