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Archived list of past events in the department of linguistics
Counterfactual, Casual and Explanatory Reasoning Oct 13, 2017 from 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM Andrews Conference Room 2203, Social Sciences and Humanities Building ,
Stanford linguist Daniel Lassiter to explore theoretical shifts in philosophy of language
Cancer is a tumultuous journey: A cross-linguistic analysis of metaphor Oct 30, 2017 from 03:15 PM to 04:30 PM Social Science 273,
Linguistic Colloquium: Dr. Oana David (UC Merced) explores the linguistic use of metaphor in communications about cancer.
Dr. Lillian Lee (Cornell): Analyzing phrasing effects via found conversations: "Parallel universes" in Twitter, ChangeMyView, and the Fed (FOMC) Nov 13, 2017 from 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (2203 HSS Building),
Linguistics Colloquium by Lillian Lee (Cornell U.)
Before There Was Merge, There Was Split: Automatic Learning of Morphology Apr 23, 2018 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM Andrews Conference Room, 2203 Social Sciences and Humanities ,
John Goldsmith, professor of linguistics and computer science at the University of Chicago, gives a talk about the development of Linguistica, an algorithm to automatically analyze the morphology of a language. He will also talk later in the day about his new book "Battle in the Mind Fields."
The squinting linguist meets hyperdimensional computing: Explicitly encoded high-dimensional semantic spaces used for authorship profiling May 09, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM 273 Kerr Hall,
Upcoming talk by Jussi Karlgren, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and University of Helsinki.
COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT OF SEMANTICS IN CHINESE AND ENGLISH CHILDREN Oct 05, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM SSH 2203 (Andrews Conference Room),
A colloquium by Tai-Li Chou (National Taiwan University)
Linguistics Colloquium: Joanna Nykiel Nov 09, 2018 from 03:10 PM to 04:30 PM Andrews Conf. Rm., 2203 SS&H Building,
Fragments, identity, and direct interpretation approaches to ellipsis