The Weekly Newsletter of MIT Linguistics

Syntax Square 3/9: Omer Preminger

This week in Syntax Square:

Omer will present (and maybe even discuss) some nifty data from a talk he heard at the LSA in January, by Johanna Nichols and David A. Peterson, with the dramatic title “Contact-induced spread of the rare Type 5 cIitic,” concerning data from 6 different languages in the Nakh-Dagestanian family (eastern Caucasus, Russia/Georgia/Azerbaijan).

Time: Tuesday 3/9, 1-2PM
Place: 32-D461