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Recent SoConDi Graduate Student Publications

Babel, Anna. 2009. Dizque, evidentiality, and stance in Valley Spanish. Language in Society 38, 487-511.

Bancu, A. 2013. A comparative analysis of Romanian-English and Romanian-Spanish code-switching patterns. Studies in the Linguistic Sciences: Illinois Working Papers, 172-183.

Bancu, Ariana. 2014. Language Selection in Code-Switching: An Analysis of Nouns from Romanian-English Code-Switching. Texas Linguistic Forum, 47. SALSA XXII: 2014 Proceedings.

Brown, Eric. To appear. "Intergenerational Language Loss in a Heritage Speaker of Lao: A Look at Lexical Loss and L2 Borrowing." To appear in Contemporary Lao Studies: Research on Development, Culture, Language, and Traditional Medicine, Vol. 2.

Chatterjee, T. 2014. Bilingual Complex Verbs: So What's New About Them?. Proceedings of the 38th Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society. Berkeley Linguistics Society.

Ellis, Nick C. and Dave C. Ogden. 2015. Language cognition: comments on Ambridge, Kidd, Rowland, and Theakston ‘The ubiquity of frequency effects in first language acquisition’. Journal of Child Language, 42, pp 282-286. Hefright, Brook. To appear. Language contact as language ideology: The case of Putonghua and Bai. International Journal of the Sociology of Language.

Hefright, Brook. 2009. Philip Riley. Language, culture and identity. London: Continuum, 2007. Language in Society 38.115-19.

Libu Lakhi, Brook Hefright & Kevin Stuart. 2007. The Namuyi: Linguistic and cultural features. Asian Folklore Studies 66: 233-253.

Odato, Christopher V. and Deborah Keller-Cohen. 2009. Evaluating the speech of younger and older adults: Age, gender and speech situation. Journal of Language and Social Psychology 28, 457-475.

Squires, Lauren. Forthcoming. Voicing “sexy text”: Heteroglossia and erasure in TV news broadcast representations of Detroit’s text message scandal. In Crispin Thurlow & Kristine Mozcrek (Eds.), Language in the New Media: Sociolinguistic Perspectives.

Squires, Lauren & Robin Queen. Forthcoming. Media clips collections: Creation and application in the linguistics classroom. American Speech Teaching Supplement.

Squires, Lauren. 2010. Enregistering internet language. Language in Society 39(4): 457-492.

Recent SoConDi Graduate Student Presentations

Babel, Anna. Why don't all contact features act alike? An argument from Valley Spanish. Paper presented at the LSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, January 10, 2010.

Bancu, Ariana. Semantic shift in Romanian: the case of decât. Semantic Workshop of the Upper Midwest and Prairies, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. October, 2015.

Baptista, Marlyse, Saidu Bangura, Eric Brown and Emanuel de Pina. 2010. Continuity and Variation in Cape Verdean Creole. Paper presented at ACBLPE (Association for Portuguese and Spanish Lexically Based Creole Languages) 2010, CNRS, Paris, France, July 3rd, 2010.

Beck, Erika. 2011. Blocking Based on Accent: The Role of Familiarity, Consistency and Social Indexes. Poster Presentation, International Association for Studies of Child Language, Montreal.

Beck, Erika. 2011 Blocking Based on Accent: The Role of Familiarity, Consistency and Social Indexes. Presentation, University of Illinois, Chicago Forum on Bilingualism, Chicago.

Bonais, Rawan. Support for the Separate Development Hypothesis: Evidence from a Morphosyntactic Development of Arabic/English-speaking Children. The Symposium About Language and Society (SALSA) at the University of Texas, Austin, TX, April 2014

Bonais, Rawan. The Single System Hypothesis Vs.The Separate Development Hypothesis In Early Bilingual Development. The 22nd Annual Student Research & Creative Activities Symposium at Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL, April 2014

Bonais, Rawan. The Phenomenon of Arabizi on Twitter and Instagram Among Saudi Users. The 23rd Annual Student Research & Creative Activities Symposium at Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL, April 2015

Brown, Eric. 2010. Evidence for innovative phonological systems in heritage Lao. Paper presented at Sociolinguistics Symposium 18, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK. September 2010.

Chatterjee, Tridha. Bengali-English Codeswitching: A focus on the third verb in bilingual compound verbs. 19th Sociolinguistics Symposium, Berlin, Germany, August 24, 2012.

Chatterjee, Tridha. Bilingual Compound Verbs: So what’s new about them? 38th Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society, Berkeley, California, February 11, 2012.

Chatterjee, Tridha. Examining Bilingual Compound Verbs in Bengali-English Code-mixing. Michicagoan Graduate Student Conference in Linguistic Anthropology, Ann Arbor, Michigan, May 7, 2011.

Chatterjee, Tridha and Acrisio Pires. Acquisition of English by bilingual English-Bengali speakers: The case of determiners. 89th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Portland, Oregon, January 10, 2015.

Chatterjee, Tridha and Marlyse Baptista. Contact Effects of English onto Bengali: The case of copular predicates. Society of Pidgin and Creole Linguistics Summer Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, June 20, 2013.

Chatterjee, Tridha and Marlyse Baptista. On the Development of Copulas in Bengali: A contact-induced change? Society of Pidgin and Creole Linguistics Winter Meeting, Portland, Oregon, January 9, 2015.

Chatterjee, Tridha and Marlyse Baptista. The Copula hocche in Bengali: An examination of its function and distribution. Workshop on Copulas, University of Bologna, Italy, March 14, 2014.

Heaton, Hayley. As seen on TV: An acoustic analysis of American Southern dialect. New Ways of Analyzing Variation 41, Bloomington, Indiana, October 27, 2012.

Heaton, Hayley. Authenticity in media portrayals of Southern dialects. Michicagoan 2014, Chicago, May 3, 2014.

Heaton, Hayley. Case Closed?: Authenticity in Media Portrayals of Southern Dialects in "The Closer" and "CSI: Miami". New Ways of Analyzing Variation 43, Chicago, October 24, 2014.

Heaton, Hayley and Robin Queen. Southern authenticity: The case of Brenda Johnson from “The Closer”. New Ways of Analyzing Variation 42, Pittsburgh, October 18, 2013.

Hefright, Brook. 2009. Language ideologies and linguistic practices among the Bai. Society for East Asian Anthropology Conference. Taipei, Taiwan. 3 Jul 2009.

Odato, Christopher. Children's use of vernacular functions of like in peer conversation. Paper presented at the LSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, January 9, 2010.

Ogden, Dave C. Effects of experience in second-language perception: Non-native vowel context speeds identification of non-native consonant categories. Paper presented at the Second Language Research Forum. Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, 30 October 2015.

Ogden, Dave C. Phonetic context effects in second-language phonetic category discrimination. Poster presented at the 169th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 25 May 2015.

Ogden, Dave C. and Nick C. Ellis. Child Acquisition of Distributional and Semantic Properties of Verb-Argument Constructions and Its Lead in Adult Usage. Paper presented at the 5th UK Cognitive Linguistics Conference, Lancaster, United Kingdom, 30 July 2014.

Ogden, Dave C. and Nick C. Ellis. Assessing Uptake of Verb-Argument Constructions in a Corpus of Child and Child-Directed Speech. Paper presented at the Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics, Washington, D.C., 15 March 2014.Sabo, Emily. Verb bias and plausibility. Psychology Colloquium, Universidad de Granada, July 2012

Sabo, Emily. Comprehensibility of L2 immersion. Teaching Inquiry Conference, PSU, Spring 2014

Sabo, Emily. Korean linguistics 101 – Fulbright Spring Conference, Jeju Island, South Korea April 2015

Saltzsman, Moira. Jejueo Talking Dictionary. Mango Languages Symposium, Mango Languages, October 16, 2015.

Saltzman, Moira. Jejueo Language Revitalization. UNESCO Community Language Colloquium, Jeju Global Inner Peace, June 5, 2015.

Saltzman, Moira. Jejueo Language Revitalization.  Daejong High School.  April 20, 2015.

Saltzman, Moira with Soung-U Kim. Jejueo Workshop.  Seomun Global Festival.  October 12, 2014.

Saltzman, Moira. The generation gap: diverging approaches to online discourse. Linguistics Student Research Colloquium, Wayne State University, April 12, 2013.

Saltzman, Moira. Jejueo talking dictionary: A collaborative online database for language revitalization. The Asian Association for Lexicography, Manila, Philippines, (scheduled for) June 1-3, 2016.

Saltzman, MoiraJejueo Talking Dictionary. Documentary Linguistics- Asian Perspectives, Hong Kong, scheduled for April 6-9, 2016.Language contact and morphological change in Jejeuo. The impact of socio political transformations on language and identity, Tbilisi, Georgia, February 18-20, 2016.

Saltzman, Moira. Jejueo Talking Dictionary: A collaborative online database for language revitalization. Making Meaning: Discourses of Identity, Power and Access, Ann Arbor, MI, November 13-14, 2015.

Saltzman, Moira. With Changyong Yang.  Reversing language shift in Jejueo: Strategies for community-based language revitalization. International Workshop on the Sociolinguistics of Language Endangerment (3), Kunming, China, October 22-23, 2014.

Saltzman, Moira. Diverging Approaches to Online Discourse. Fifth International Conference on the Linguistics of Contemporary English, Austin, September 25-29, 2013.

Saltzman, Moira. Tools and Methods for Language Documentation. Linguistics Departmental Brown Bag Talk, Wayne State University, September 18, 2013.

Saltzman, Moira. The generation gap: diverging approaches to online discourse.  Annual meeting of the American Association for Corpus Linguistics, San Diego, January 18-20, 2013.

Saltzman, Moira. The generation gap: diverging approaches to online discourse.  5th Language and Linguistics Student Conference, Edmond, OK, November 3, 2012.

Squires, Lauren. 2011. Morphosyntactic perception and talker identity: Testing exemplartheoretic sociolinguistic claims. Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting, January 6-9, Pittsburgh, PA.

Squires, Lauren. 2010. Structural priming and the perception of morphosyntactic variation: A psycholinguistic method for sociolinguistic questions. New Ways of Analyzing Variation 39, November 4-7, University of Texas at San Antonio, TX.

Squires, Lauren. 2010. Priming (non)agreement: exploring the influence of social information on syntactic perception. Sociolinguistics Symposium 18, September 1-4, University of Southampton, UK.

Squires, Lauren. 2010. Media clips collections: Creation and application in the linguistics classroom. OSU Conference on Linguistic Pedagogy, January 15-16, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.

Squires, Lauren and Robin Queen. Media clips collections: Creation and application in the linguistics classroom. OSU Conference on Linguistic Pedagogy, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, January 15-16 2010.

Tyler, Joseph. 2011. Prosodic correlates of discourse structure: a production study. Linguistics Society of America Annual Meeting 2011, Jan. 6-9, Pittsburgh, PA

Tyler, Joseph. 2010. Prosody as empirical evidence for the communication and representation of discourse structure.WPSI IV (Workshop on Prosody, Syntax and Information) Sept. 17-18, University of Delaware.