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The Sesquipedalian

The newsletter of the Stanford Department of Linguistics.


Apr 24 2015
James Collins will be presenting at UC Berkeley's Syntax Circle on "The mysterious case of disappearing indefiniteness: Indefinite and definite patients in Tagalog" on May 1, 2015.
Apr 24 2015
Congrats and sesquikudos to departmental affiliates Kenji Hakuta (School of Education) and Johan van Benthem (Philosophy), who have been elected as fellows of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Apr 24 2015
Cleo Condoravdi presented "What Makes Detachment Fail?" at the Workshop "Modality and subjectivity" at the University of Chicago on April 22.
Apr 24 2015
Vera Gribanova will be giving an invited talk on "On the role of head movement in word formation", at University of Maryland's Mayfest on May 1, 2015. She will also be presenting "On constraining inter-modular reference: Nonconcatenative exponence in the Russian derived imperfective" at the...

Upcoming Events

Quirina Luna (Mutsun)
April 27, 2015 - 3:15pm
CESTA conference room, 4th floor...
Type: Class Guest Lecture
Anthea Schoeller
University of Tuebingen
April 28, 2015 - 12:30pm
Type: Construction of Meaning Workshop
Paul Kiparsky
Stanford University
April 29, 2015 - 4:15pm
Type: SMircle
May 1, 2015 - 9:30am
Type: Fieldwork Group
Bodo Winter
University of California, Merced
May 1, 2015 - 12:15pm
Margaret Jacks Hall, Greenberg Room (...
Type: P-interest Workshop
Zachary O'Hagan
UC Berkeley
May 1, 2015 - 1:00pm
Type: Fieldwork Group
Raffaella Zanuttini
Yale University
May 1, 2015 - 3:30pm
Type: Linguistics Colloquium
Leanne Hinton
UC Berkeley
May 4, 2015 - 3:15pm
CESTA conference room, 4th floor...