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Lisa deMena Travis

Lisa deMena Travis, Professor
Specializations: Syntax, Austronesian (Malagasy, Tagalog)
PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Contact information

Email: lisa [dot] travis [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Lisa deMena Travis)
Office: 1085 Dr. Penfield, Room#318
Office Hours: Monday 3:00 to 5:00 or by appointment
Phone: 514-398-4226

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Major publications

Travis, Lisa. 2011. Syntactic phases and late-adjunction: Evidence from Navajo morpho-phonology. In Raffaella Folli and Christiane Ulbrich, eds., Interfaces in Linguistics: New Research Perspectives, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Travis, Lisa. 2010. Inner Aspect: the articulation of VP. Dordrecht: Springer.

Travis, Lisa. 2008. Bahasa Indonesia as a predicate fronting language, Lingua, 18: 1583-1602.

Travis, Lisa. 2006. Voice morphology in Malagasy as Clitic Left Dislocation or through the looking glass: Malagasy in Wonderland. In Hans-Martin Gärtner, Paul Law, Joachim Sabel, eds., Clause Structure and Adjuncts in Austronesian Languages, 281-318. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Travis, Lisa. 2006. VP, D0 movement languages. In Raffaella Zanuttini, Hector Campos, Elena Herburger and Paul Portner, eds., Negation, Tense and Clausal Architecture: Cross-linguistic Investigations, 127-147. Washington, D.C.: Georgetown University Press.