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MIT Linguistics: Department of Linguistics & Philosophy

Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Phonology Circle
Fall 2015

Phonology Circle will meet on Mondays this semester from 5:00-6:30pm 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 either Juliet Stanton or Sam Zukoff.

September 21:

Charles B. Chang (BU)
Relative informativeness as a guiding principle of crosslinguistic transfer

October 5:

Juliet Stanton (MIT)
Title: Environmental shielding is contrast preservation

October 13:

Edward Flemming (MIT)
Deriving Implicational Universals in Optimality Theory

October 19:

Erin Olson

October 26:

to be announced

November 2:

to be announced

November 9:

to be announced

November 16:

to be announced

November 23:

to be announced

November 30:

to be announced

December 7:

to be announced