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Publication by faculty, students, and postdocs in 2013 calendar year

For faculty, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows, publications are grouped under categories Books, Refereed Journal Articles, Papers in Conferences Proceedings, Book Chapters, and Other Publications. Co-authored works that fall under more than one category are listed under each heading that applies, with names of members of the Department of Linguistics marked in boldface.

 A. Books 

Coon, Jessica, Aspects of split ergativity. 2013. Studies in Comparative Syntax. Oxford University Press, New York.

 

B. Refereed Journal articles

Refereed Journal Articles (faculty):

Alonso-Ovalle, Luis and Paula Menéndez-Benito.  2013. Two Views on Epistemic Indefinites. Language and Linguistics Compass, 7:2, 102-122.

Brosseau-Lapré, F., Rvachew, S., Clayards, M., Dixon, D. 2013. Stimulus variability and perceptual learning of non-native vowel categories. Applied Psycholinguistics. 34 (3), 419-441 doi:10.1017/S0142716411000750

Coon, Jessica. 2013. TAM split ergativity (Parts I–II). Language and Linguistics Compass  7, 3: 171–200.

Makuuchi, Michiru, Yosef Grodzinsky, Katrin Amunts, Andrea Santi & Angela Friederici. 2013. Processing Noncanonical Sentences in Broca’s Region: Reflections of Movement Distance and Type. Cerebral Cortex, 23 (3), pp. 694-702.

Yu, Alan C.L., Carissa Abrego-Collier, and Morgan Sonderegger. 2013.  Phonetic imitation from an individual-difference perspective: subjective attitude, personality and “autistic” traits. PLOS ONE 8 (9): e74746. 13 pp.

C. Papers in Conferences Proceedings

Papers in Conference Proceedings (faculty):

Alonso-Ovalle, Luis and Paula Menéndez-Benito.  2013. Modal Determiners and Alternatives: Quantity and Ignorance Effects. In Todd Snider, ed. Proceedings of the 23rd Semantics and Linguistic Theory Conference. 570-586, CLC Publications.

Alonso-Ovalle, Luis and Paula Menéndez-Benito.  2013. Epistemic Indefinites: Are We Ignorant About Ignorance? In Maria Aloni, Michael Franke and Floris Roelofsen, eds., Proceedings of the 19th Amsterdam Colloquium. 35-43, Amsterdam: University of Amsterdam

 Alonso-Ovalle, Luis and Paula Menéndez-Benito. 2013. Epistemic Indefinites: Are We Ignorant About Ignorance? In Maria Aloni, Michael Franke and Floris Roelofsen, eds., Proceedings of the 19th Amsterdam Colloquium. 35-43, Amsterdam: University of Amsterdam (http://staff.science.uva.nl/~maloni/AC2013/AC_proceedings.pdf)

Alonso-Ovalle, Luis and Paula Menéndez-Benito. 2013. Random Choice Modality: Spanish Un NP Cualquiera. In Emmanuel Chemla, Vincent Homer and Grégoire Winterstein, eds., Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 17, 27-43, Paris: École Normale Supérieure, (http://semanticsarchive.net/sub2012/).

Alonso-Ovalle, Luis and Paula Menéndez-Benito. 2013. Plural Epistemic Indefinites. In Seda Kan, Claire Moore-Cantwell and Robert Staubs, eds., Proceedings of the 40th Annual Meeting of the North East Linguistics Society, 17-31, Amherst, MA: Graduate Linguistic Student Association, pp. 17-31.

Fleischer, D., Wagner, M., Clayards, M. 2013. A following sibilant increases the ambiguity of a sibilant continuum. Proceedings of Meeting on Acoustics (POMA), Vol. 19. doi: 10.1121/1.4800753

Schreiber, E., Onishi, K., Clayards, M. 2013. Manipulating phonological boundaries using distributional cues. Proceedings of Meeting on Acoustics (POMA), Vol. 19. 9 pages. doi: 10.1121/1.4801082

Coon, Jessica and Omer Preminger. 2013. Transitivity in Chol: A new argument for the split-VP hypothesis. In NELS 41: Proceedings of the 41st Annual Meeting of the North East Linguistics Society, ed. Lena Fainleib, Nicholas LaCara, and Yangsook Park.

Elise McClay, Erin Olson, Carol Little, Hisako Noguchi, Alan Bale, Jessica Coon, and Gina Cook. 2013. Using technology to bridge the gap between speakers, learners, and linguists. In Proceedings of the Seventeenth Conference of the Foundation for Endangered Languages  (FEL XVII), ed. M.J. Norris, E. Anonby, M.-O. Junker, N. Ostler, and D. Patrick, 199–200.

Schwarz, Bernhard. 2013. At least and Quantity Implicature: Choices and Consequences”, in Proceedings of the 19th Amsterdam Colloquium Edited by Maria Aloni, Michael Franke and Floris Roelofsen, 2013. http://www.illc.uva.nl/AC/AC2013/uploaded_files/inlineitem/24_Schwarz.pdf

Yoon, Erica J. and Junko Shimoyama. 2013. The two-grammar model for Korean and its consequences. In Umut Özge, ed., Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics (WAFL 8), MIT Working Papers in Linguistics 67, 381-393. Cambridge, Mass.: MITWPL.

Sonderegger, Morgan and Partha Niyogi. 2013. Variation and change in English noun/verb pair stress: Data, dynamical systems models, and their interaction. In A.C.L. Yu, ed., Origins of Sound Patterns: Approaches to Phonologization, 262–284. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Morgane Ciot, Morgan Sonderegger, and Derek Ruths. 2013. Gender inference of Twitter users in non-English contexts. Proceedings of the 2013 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP), 1136–1145. Seattle, WA: Association for Computational Linguistics.

James Kirby & Morgan Sonderegger. 2013. A model of population dynamics applied to phonetic change. Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci), 776–781. Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

Goodhue, Dan and James Pickett and Michael Wagner.  2013. English reverse prosody in yes-no responses. Raquel Fernández and Amy Isard, eds, Proceedings of the 17th Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue. 73-81. http://www.illc.uva.nl/semdial/proceedings/semdial2013_dialdam_proceedings.pdf

 Wagner, Michael, Lauren Mak and Elise McClay. 2013. Incomplete Answers and the Rise- Fall-Rise Contour. Raquel Fernández and Amy Isard, eds, Proceedings of the 17th Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue. 140-149. http://www.illc.uva.nl/semdial/proceedings/semdial2013_dialdam_proceedings.pdf

Fleischer, David, Michael Wagner, and Meghan Clayards. 2013. A following sibilant increases the ambiguity of a sibilant continuum. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America. http://dx.doi.org/10.1121/1.4800753

White, Lydia, H. Goad, D. Goodhue, H. Hwang, & M. Lieberman. 2013. Syntactic ambiguity resolution in L2 parsing: effects of prosodic boundaries and constituent length. Proceedings of the 35th Boston University Conference on Language Development (Supplement). http://www.bu.edu/bucld/proceedings/supplement/vol36 

Papers in Conference Proceedings (graduate students):

Goodhue, Dan and James Pickett and Michael Wagner 2013. English reverse prosody in yes-no responses. Raquel Fernández and Amy Isard, eds, Proceedings of the 17th Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue. 73-81 http://www.illc.uva.nl/semdial/proceedings/semdial2013_dialdam_proceedings.pdf

Goodhue, Dan, J. Pickett, and M. Wagner. 2013. English reverse prosody in yes-no responses. In Sem Dial 2013 (DialDam): Proceedings of the 17th Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue 2013.

Goodhue, Dan. 2013. Intonation in yes-no responses. Proceedings from the sixth Toronto-Ottawa-Montreal Semantics (TOM) Workshop in Semantics.

Hamilton, Michael David. 2013. Wh-movement in Mi'gmaq. In S. Luo (ed), Proceedings of the 2013 annual conference of the Canadian Linguistic Association. Canadian Linguistics Association. ISSN 0027-9633.

Okuma, Tokiko. 2013 (published in June 2014). Asymmetry in Acquisition of Prosodic Structures: Evidence from L2 Japanese by English Speakers. In Chia-Ying Chu et al. (eds.) Selected Proceedings of the 5th Conference on Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition North America (GALANA 2012), 22-33. Cascadilla Proceedings Project, Somerville, MA.

Simonenko, Alexandra.  2013. When uniqueness is guaranteed: DEN-omission in Swedish. In Proceedings of the 42nd annual meeting of the North East Linguistic Society, ed. Stefan Keine and Shayne Slogget, volume 2, 177–188.

Papers in Conference Proceedings (postdoctoral fellows):

Elfner, Emily. 2013. Recursivity in prosodic phrasing: Evidence from Conamara Irish. In Seda Kan, Claire Moore-Cantwell, and Robert Staubs (eds.) Proceedings of the 40th Annual Meeting of the North-East Linguistic Society. Amherst, MA: GLSA publications, 191-204.

D. Books chapters  

Books Chapters (faculty):

Alonso-Ovalle, Luis and Paula Menéndez-Benito. 2013. A Note on the Derivation of the Epistemic Effect of Spanish Algún as an Implicature. In Anamaria Falaus, ed., Alternatives in Semantics, 36-50. London: Palgrave McMillan.

Alonso-Ovalle, Luis and Paula Menéndez-Benito. 2013. Exceptional Scope: The Case of Spanish. In Stefan Hinterwimmer and Cornelia Endriss, eds., Different Kinds of Specificity Across Languages, 123-155, Dordrecht: Springer.

Boberg, Charles.  2013.  Surveys: The use of written questionnaires in sociolinguistics. In Christine Mallinson, Becky Childs and Gerard Van Herk, eds., Data Collection in Sociolinguistics: Methods and Applications (London: Routledge), 131-141.

Gillon, Brendan, 2013. Logic and Language in Indian Buddhist Thought. In: A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy. edited by Steven M. Emmanuel, John Wiley and Sons, Inc. pp. 307--319.

Grodzinsky, Yosef.  2013. The mirror theory of language: a neuro-linguist’s perspective. In I. Laka, M. Sanz & M. Tanenhaus, eds., The Cognitive and Biological Basis for Linguistic Structure: New Approaches and Enduring Themes. New York: Oxford University Press

Sonderegger, Morgan and Partha Niyogi. 2013. Variation and change in English noun/verb pair stress: Data, dynamical systems models, and their interaction. In A.C.L. Yu, ed., Origins of Sound Patterns: Approaches to Phonologization, 262–284. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

D. Other Publications

Other Publications (faculty):

Coon, Jessica, and Maayan Adar. 2013. Ergativity. Oxford Bibliographies in Linguistics , ed. Mark Aronoff. New York: Oxford University Press.

Other Publications (graduate students):

Coon, Jessica, and Maayan Adar. 2013. Ergativity. Oxford Bibliographies in Linguistics , ed. Mark Aronoff. New York: Oxford University Press.

 

 Publication by faculty, students, and postdocs in 2012 calendar year

For faculty, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows, publications are grouped under categories Books, Refereed Journal Articles, Papers in Conferences Proceedings, Book Chapters, and Other Publications. Co-authored works that fall under more than one category are listed under each heading that applies, with names of members of the Department of Linguistics marked in boldface.

 

A. Refereed Journal articles

Refereed Journal Articles (faculty):

Alonso-Ovalle, Luis and Paula Menéndez-Benito. 2012. Indefinites, dependent plurality, and the viability requirement on scalar alternatives. Journal of Semantics. 30.1: 65-102. http://jos.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2012/02/20/jos.ffr013.full

Boberg, Charles.  2012.  “English in Quebec, Canada: A minority language in contact with French.”  World Englishes 31/4: 493-502.

Coon, Jessica. 2012. Split ergativity and transitivity in Chol. Lingua 122, special volume Accounting for Ergativity: 241–256.

Gillon, Brendan 2012 Implicit complements: a dilemma for model theoretic semantics. Linguistics and Philosophy: 35.4:313-359.

Gillon, Brendan 2012 Mass terms. Philosophy Compass: 7.10:712–730.

Goad, Heather. 2012. sC clusters are (almost always) coda-initial. The Linguistic Review 29:335-373.

Etcheverry, Louise, Barbara Seidel, Marion Grande, Stephanie Schulte, Peter Pieperhoff, Martin Südmeyer, Martina Minnerop, Ferdinand Binkofski, Walter Huber, Yosef Grodzinsky, Katrin Amunts & Stefan Heim.  2012. The time course of neurolinguistic and neuropsychological symptoms in three cases of logopenic primary progressive aphasia. Neuropsychologia, 50, 1708-1718.

Heim, Stefan, Katrin Amunts, Dan Drai, Simon Eickhoff, Sara Hautvast & Yosef Grodzinsky. 2012. The language-number interface in the brain: A complex parametric study of quantifiers and quantities. Frontiers in Evolutionary Neuroscience, 4.4. doi: 10.3389/fnevo.2012.00004.

Santi, Andrea & Yosef Grodzinsky. 2012. Broca's area and Sentence Comprehension: A Relationship Parasitic on Dependency, Displacement or Predictability? Neuropsychologia, 50, pp. 821-832.

Schwarz, Bernhard, Brian Buccola and Michael Hamilton. 2012 “Two types of class B numeral modifiers: a reply to Nouwen (2010)”; Semantics and Pragmatics 5(1): 1-25.

Shimoyama, Junko. 2012. Reassessing crosslinguistic variation in clausal comparatives. Natural Language Semantics 20:83-113.

Sonderegger, Morgan and Joseph Keshet. 2012. Automatic measurement of voice onset time using discriminative structured prediction. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 132.6: 3965– 3979.

Wagner, Michael. 2012 . Contrastive Topics Decomposed. Semantics & Pragmatics 5.8.: 1-54.

Wagner, Michael. 2012. A Givenness Illusion. Language and Cognitive Processes. 12.10.: 1433–1458

White, L. 2012. Research Timeline: Universal Grammar, crosslinguistic variation and second language acquisition. Language Teaching 45: 309-328.

White, L., A. Belikova, P. Hagstrom, T. Kupisch & Ö. Özçelik. 2012. Restrictions on definiteness in second language acquisition: affirmative and negative existentials in the L2 English of Turkish and Russian speakers. Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism 2: 54-89

 

Refereed Journal Articles (graduate students):

Schwarz, Bernhard, Brian Buccola and Michael Hamilton. 2012 “Two types of class B numeral modifiers: a reply to Nouwen (2010)”; Semantics and Pragmatics 5(1): 1-25.

White, L., A. Belikova, P. Hagstrom, T. Kupisch & Ö. Özçelik. 2012. Restrictions on definiteness in second language acquisition: affirmative and negative existentials in the L2 English of Turkish and Russian speakers. Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism 2: 54-89

 

Refereed Journal Articles (postdoctoral fellows):

Slavin, Tanya. 2012. Phonological and syntactic evidence for stem structure in Oji-Cree. International Journal of American Linguistics 78:497-532.

 

B. Papers in Conferences Proceedings

Papers in Conference Proceedings (faculty):

Coon, Jessica and Omer Preminger. 2012. Towards a Unified Account of Person Splits. In Proceedings of the 29th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL 29), ed. Jaehoon Choi, 310–318. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Goad, Heather. 2012. Allophony and contrast without features: Laryngeal development in early grammars. In Alanah McKillen & Jenny Loughran, eds., Proceedings from Phonology in the 21st Century: In Honour of Glyne Piggott. McGill Working Papers in Linguistics 22(1). McGill University: Department of Linguistics. http://www.mcgill.ca/mcgwpl/issues

Henry, Katie, Morgan Sonderegger and Joseph Keshet. 2012. Automatic measurement of positive and negative voice onset time. Proceedings of Interspeech 2012.

Shimoyama, Junko. 2011 (published in July 2012). Clausal comparatives and cross-linguistic variation. In Suzi Lima, Kevin Mullin and Brian Smith, eds., Proceedings of the 39th Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS 39), 677-690. GLSA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Wagner, Michael. 2012. The locality of allomorph selection and production planning. In Alanah McKillen & Jenny Loughran, eds., Proceedings from Phonology in the 21st Century: In Honour of Glyne Piggott. McGill Working Papers in Linguistics 22(1). McGill University: Department of Linguistics. http://www.mcgill.ca/mcgwpl/issues

 

Papers in Conference Proceedings (graduate students):

Okuma, Tokiko. 2012. L2 acquisition of discourse constraints on the use of Japanese pronouns. In Alia Biller, Esther Chung and Amelia Kimball (eds), The 36th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD36) Online Proceedings Supplement. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press. http://www.bu.edu/bucld/files/2012/07/Okuma-36.pdf

Simonenko, Alexandra. 2012. Clitic-hood as a phonological correlate of phase-head status. Proceedings of the 30th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL 30), 313-323.

 

Papers in Conference Proceedings (postdoctoral fellows):

Slavin, Tanya. 2012. Truncation and morphosyntactic structure in Oji-Cree. In Alanah McKillen & Jenny Loughran, eds., Proceedings from Phonology in the 21st Century: In Honour of Glyne Piggott. McGill Working Papers in Linguistics 22(1). McGill University: Department of Linguistics. http://www.mcgill.ca/mcgwpl/issues

 

C. Book Chapters

Books Chapters (faculty):

Boberg, Charles.  2012.  “Standard Canadian English.”  In Raymond Hickey, ed., Standards of English: Codified Varieties around the World (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), 159-178.

Boberg, Charles.  2012.  “Ethnic dialects in North American English.”  In Terttu Nevalainen and Elizabeth Closs Traugott, eds., The Oxford Handbook of the History of English (New York: Oxford University Press), 538-548.

Gillon, Brendan 2012 The correspondence principle. In Piotr Balcerowicz (ed.), World View and Theory in Indian Philosophy, 379-396. New Delhi: Manohar Publishers (Warsaw Indological Studies: v. 5).

Gillon, Brendan 2012 Exocentric (bahuvrihi) compounds in Classical Sanskrit. In: Chikafumi Watanabe, Michele Desmarais, Yoshichika Honda, eds., Samskrta-sadhuta. Goodness of Sanskrit. Studies in Honour of Professor Ashok N. Aklujkar, 240-257. New Delhi: D. K. Printworld.

Travis, Lisa deMena, 2012.  Arguments from the root vs. arguments from the syntax.  In Maria Cristina Cuervo and Yves Roberge (eds.), The End of Argument Structure?, Bingley: Emerald Group Publishing.

Wagner, Michael. 2012. Focus and Givenness: A Unified Approach. In: Ad Neeleman and Ivona Kucerova (eds.): Contrasts and Positions in Information Structure. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

 

Books Chapters (graduate students):

Simonenko, Alexandra and Alexei Leontjev 2012. Morfo-syntax imennoj gruppy v Finno-Ugorskih yazykah (Morphosyntax of the Noun Phrase in Finno-Ugric languages). Finno-ugorskie jazyki. Fragmenty grammaticheskogo opisanija. Serdobolskaya, N. V., Toldova, S. Y., Say, S. S., Kalinina E. Y. (eds.) Moscow: Languages of Slavic Cultures.

Simonenko, Alexandra and Paul Hirschbühler. 2012. Placement des clitiques dans les propositions V1 et l’évolution de la structure de la proposition en ancien français. Dufresne, M. (éd.) Constructions en changement. Collection: Les voies du français. Presses de l’université Laval: Sainte-Foye.

 

D. Other Publications

Other Publications (faculty):

Boberg, Charles.  2012.  “On Teaching Canadian English at McGill.”  Guest column on Canadian English blog, Strathy Language Unit, Queen’s University.  URL: http://www.queensu.ca/strathy/blog2012/guest11-12/Boberg.html.