The Weekly Newsletter of MIT Linguistics

A summer’s worth of dissertations!

Over the summer, six students defended their dissertations! In order of defense date, they are…

Patrick GroszOn the Grammar of Optative Constructions
Omer PremingerAgreement as a Fallible Operation
Tue TrinhEdges and Linearization
Luka CrnicGetting Even
Alya AsarinaCase in Uyghur and Beyond
Bronwyn BjorkmanBE-ing Default: The Morphosyntax of Auxiliaries

Congratulations to all six for their splendid achievements!!