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Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Phonology Circle
Fall 2013

Phonology Circle will meet on Mondays this semester from 5:30–7pm in 32-D831 unless otherwise noted. The Phonology Circle is a weekly forum for the presentation of current research in phonology and phonetics. If you want to receive the email announcements, or have any other comments about Phonology Circle, please email Michael Kenstowicz.

September 30:

Gaja Jarosz (Yale/MIT)
Inductive Bias in the Acquisition of Syllable Structure in Polish

October 14:


October 21:

Anthony Brohan: A case study in assimilation: The view from PBase

Ezer Razin: An evaluation metric for Optimality Theory (joint work with Roni Katzir, Tel Aviv University)

Sam Zukoff: On the Origins of Attic Reduplication

October 28:

Eduard Artés Cuenca
Valencian hypocoristics: when morphology meets phonology

November 4:


November 11:


November 18:

Ryo Masuda
The morphophonology of verb doubling in Chechen/Ingush

November 25:

Juliet Stanton
Factorial typology and accentual faithfulness

December 2:

Lilla Magyar

December 9:

Morgan Sonderegger