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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.