Departmental linguistics seminar
The Departmental linguistics seminar is a seminar series where linguistic researchers and students can present their work.
The seminars are held irregularly on Fridays during the semester and take one hour including discussion. Most seminars are in English, but some are in Norwegian. The events are open for everyone. Welcome!
Time and place: 14:00 to 15:00, usually in HW536, but check the relevant event
Want to present something? Send an email to Linn Iren.
This week, George Bennett (UCL London) presents the main points from his MA thesis.
This week, Ali H. Birahimani talks about aspiration in Balochi (an Iranian language of western Asia).
Linn Iren Sjånes Rødvand explores occurrences of VS order in an SV language.
Professor Hans-Olav Enger gives a talk about the (lack of) Sámi influence on Scandinavian grammar. Note: this talk will be given in Norwegian.
Aleese Block, visiting Oslo from UC Davis, talks about the production and perception of word-final devoicing in German across text-to-speech and naturally-produced utterances.
A guest lecture by Sendy Caffarra.
Helge Lødrup will talk about Norwegian verbs.
Camilo Rodríguez Ronderos talks about words like "fucking" and how it is processed in conversation.
by Georgia Zellou (University of California, Davis)
Henrik Torgersen will give a naiselais seminar about a previously undescribed way of diminutivizing process in Norwegian.
Pritty Grosz-Patel postpones her talk to next semester.
Paulina Lyskawa (UiT) presents work from the ExSynOp project. Using automatic phonological alignment of data from the Nordic Word Order Database, she and her colleagues have tested phonological hypotheses explaining object shift in Scandinavian.
Jamie Findlay talks about what idioms really are.
Masha Esipova presents new quantitative data on whether inferences about prejudice contributed by slurs persist under ellipsis in dialogue.
Our new postdoc Nathan Young talks about loanwords in Swedish, and looks specifically at hip-hop lyrics.
David Felipe Guerrero-Beltran (Laboratoire de Linguistique Formelle, Université de Paris/CNRS & School of Languages and Linguistics, University of Melbourne) holder foredrag. Han skal snakke om grammatiske relasjoner i et australsk språk. Arrangementet er åpent for alle. Velkommen!