Research colloquium

Current semester (HS17)

Room: KO2-F-175

Date Presenter Title

22.09.2017

LiMiTS group

Reports from LiMiTS

29.09.2017

Simon Townsend
(UZH, IVS)

Combinatorial structures in the vocal systems of non-primate animals

06.10.2017

Chundra Cathcart
(UZH, IVS)


Andreas Hölzl
(UZH, IVS)

Differentiating causes of linguistic similarity: problems, progress, and koans


An overview of previous work

13.10.2017

LiMiTS group

Reports from LiMiTS II

20.10.2017

Gerd Carling
(Lunds universitet)

The lexicostatistical dilemma: is there a way out of the ‘measure-by-substitution’-method for lexical data?

27.10.2017

Alejandrina Cristia
(CNRS Paris)

Infant-directed input and early language acquisition: Optimal, sufficient, necessary?

10.11.2017

Nikolaus Himmelmann
(Universität zu Köln)

Stress, not tone is the problem in advancing prosodic typology

17.11.2017

Adriano Reis e Lameira
(University of St Andrews)

The first word: Why, when, where?

24.11.2017

 

Presentation of MA theses

01.12.2017

Andreas Willi
(University of Oxford)

Vorindogermanisches Alignment und indogermanisches Verb

08.12.2017

Guglielmo Inglese
(Università di Pavia)

The Hittite middle voice: a corpus-based synchronic description of a polysemous marker

15.12.2017

Alexander Lubotsky
(Universiteit Leiden)

TBA