Lauren Spradlin's presentation at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America in January, "A Morphophonological Account of 'Totes' Constructions in English," has garnered excitement in the press, including the Washington Post. The slides and a video recording of the talk are available at Lauren's OpenCUNY page. Read more
Virginia Valian is co-investigator with Gillian Small on the CUNY Faculty Awards Expansion Project, a grant from the Sloan Foundation to increase awards to CUNY faculty. Read more
Elaine Klein, associate professor emerita of Linguistics, featured in GC News article about Bridges, an extraordinary program at the GC that serves a population about whom very little is known: Students with Interrupted or Inconsistent Formal Education (SIFE). Read more
A new interactive data visualization, “On Broadway,” featuring the work of Professor Lev Manovich (Computer Science) and an international team that includes four GC students, will be exhibited at the New York Public Library through January 2016. Read more
A groundbreaking 1998 book by Distinguished Professor Virginia Valian (Hunter, Psychology) is praised in "What Book Changed Your Mind?," a Chronicle of Higher Education feature article. Read more
A Comparative Grammar of Borgomanerese
(Oxford University Press, 2015) Read more
New York City English
(De Gruyter, Walter, Inc., 2013) Read more
Michael Newman, Bill Haddican, Cece Cutler, and Christina Tortora have been awarded a CUNY Collaborative Incentive Research Grant (CIRG21) to support their joint research, entitled "A Corpus of New York City English (CoNYCE)." Read more
Minor Infractions–Video (23:52 to 28:43)
CUNY TV, Independent Sources, 10.1.14 Read more
Susan Fischer just published a chapter, “Sign Languages in their Historical Context,” in Claire Bowern & Bethwyn Evans, eds., The Routledge Handbook of Historical Linguistics (2015).
In addition, she also has an article in press called “Constituent Order in Sign Languages” in Gengo Kenkyu.
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