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Research Projects

  • Definiteness in Shan and Thai
  • Shan Relative Clauses
  • Switch Reference in Koasati
  • Koasati Relative Clauses
  • Upcoming

      January 3, 2020. Classifying classifiers: Two kinds of numeral classifiers across languages. Talk at the Linguistic Society of America
      With Carol-Rose Little and Justin Royer
      [abstract]

      January 3, 2020. Taking the Measure of the Shan Plural Morpheme. Poster at the Linguistic Society of America
      [abstract]

    Publications

      To appear. Interpreting quantification within internally headed relative clauses. Proceedings of Generative Linguistics in the Old World (GLOW) in Asia 12
      [preprint]

      2019. Definiteness with Bare Nouns in Shan. In Sikos J., Pacuit E. (eds) At the Intersection of Language, Logic, and Information. ESSLLI 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11667, 108-123 Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.
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      2019. Inconsistencies of the Consistency test. Proceedings of the Linguistic Society of America. 55:1-10.
      [paper][bib]

      2018. Interpretation of internally-headed relative clauses in Shan. Proceedings of the 44th Berkeley Linguistics Society Annual Meeting (BLS). 197-212.
      [proceedings][preprint][bib]

      2018. Modeling switch reference in Koasati. Proceedings of the 53rd Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society (CLS), 231-246.
      [proceedings][preprint][bib]

      2018. Definiteness in Shan. Proceedings of ESSLLI 2018 Student Session, 174-186.
      [proceedings][preprint][bib]

      2018. Internally Headed Relative Clauses in Shan. Papers from the Chulalongkorn International Student Symposium on Southeast Asian Linguistics 2017, 102-112. University of Hawai’i Press.
      [proceedings][bib]

      2016. Modeling obviation in Algonquian. Proceedings of 9th Conference of the Semantics of Under-Represented Languages in the Americas (SULA 9), 71–86.
      With Carol-Rose Little
      [proceedings][pdf][bib]

    Presentations