Category Archives: External events

McGill Colloquium: Dialect variation and phonetic change: Incipient tonogenesis in Khmer

Below is information pertaining to McGill’s Colloquium: Speaker: James Kirby (University of Edinburgh) When: Monday, Jan 19, 3:30 Place: Education Building, room 627 Title: “Dialect variation and phonetic change: Incipient tonogenesis in Khmer” Unlike many languages of Southeast Asia, Khmer (Cambodian) … Continue reading

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Book Release: The Architecture of Determiners by Thomas Leu

Our friends at UQUAM are having a book release.  There will be a presentation by the author followed by cocktails. Location: DS-1950 (320, Sainte-Catherine E) Time: Wednesday January 14 2015 à 12h45

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External Event: TULCON

The Society of Linguistics Undergraduate Students (SLUGS) at the University of Toronto is excited to announce its 8th annual Toronto Undergraduate Linguistics Conference (TULCON), to be held on March 6-8, 2015! TULCON is a great opportunity for undergraduate linguists to … Continue reading

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External Talk: Robert Fiorentino

Hey, This talk may be of interest to some of you: Friday, October 3rd 2014, 10:00 am  Identifying the pieces, processes, and brain bases of complex word recognition UQAM 320, rue Sainte-Catherine Est 2e étage, salle DS-2505

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L2 French Participants Needed for Experiment

Participants recherchés Nous cherchons des adultes sans trouble de langage pour un projet visant à développer un outil de recherche pour le langage. Vous pourriez participer au projet si – le français n’est pas votre langue maternelle, – vous êtes … Continue reading

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QS World University Rankings by Subject recognizes Concordia Linguistics program!

You may be interested to learn that Concordia University features in the world’s elite (Top 200) institutions in 7 of the 30 subjects featured in this year’s QS World University Rankings by Subject, which will be published on 26th Feb … Continue reading

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Exploring the Interfaces (ETI) 1: word structure

Exploring The Interfaces: Word Structure McGill University, May 6-8 2012 The conference will take place in the ballroom of Thomson House, 3650 McTavish St. Google map As part of the Syntactic Interfaces Research Group (SIRG) of McGill University and UQAM, … Continue reading

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April 13: Ian Roberts (Cambridge) @ McGill

Note this upcoming talk by Ian Roberts at McGill: The Significance of What Hasn’t Happened Naturally enough, the focus of diachronic syntax – and, indeed of historical linguistics more generally – has been on documenting and analyzing recorded instances of … Continue reading

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March 30: Jason Merchant (Chicago) @ McGill

Note this upcoming talk by Jason Merchant at McGill: More comparatives than you can shake a stick at: The case of Greek Jason Merchant (University of Chicago) Abstract: The syntax and semantics of comparatives are perennial topics of investigation not … Continue reading

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McCCLU 2012 – March 9-11

From McLing: In just under two weeks we will host McCCLU: the McGill Canadian Conference for Linguistics Undergraduates, March 9–11. The program includes both local presenters, as well as many who will travel to Montréal for the event. New faculty … Continue reading

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