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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Name: Joseph  W Windsor (IPA: [wIndzr])
Institution: University of Calgary
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Homepage: http://llc.ucalgary.ca/profiles/llc/joseph-windsor
State and/or Country: Canada   
Linguistic Field(s): Phonology
Specialty: Interfaces, DP syntax, prosodic phonology
Subject Language(s): Siksika
Language Family(ies): Algonquian
Insular Celtic
Selected Publications: In press The distribution of Irish locatives (seo, sin, siúd): DP, AP, or other? Calgary Working Papers in Linguistics Vol 28. Calgary. (accepted July 13, 2013).

In press Review of: Ian Roberts. 2010. Agreement and head movement: Clitics, incorporation, and defective goals. Canadian Journal of Linguistics (accepted February 11, 2014).

2013 Review of: Brian Nolan. 2012. The structure of Modern Irish: A functional account. Studies in Language (37:4). 832-900

2013 Review of: Ana Łubowicz. 2012. The phonology of Contrast. January 8. http://linguistlist.org/pubs/reviews/get-review.cfm?subid=5403699

2012 When nothing exists: The role of zero in the prosodic hierarchy. Saarbrücken, Germany:
Lambert Academic Publishing.

2011: Review of: Andrew Carnie. 2011. Formal approaches in Celtic linguistics. December 3.

2011: Review of B. Elan Dresher, Contrastive Hierarchy in Phonology. Canadian Journal of Linguistics Vol 56(3). University of Toronto Press: Toronto. 40-47.

2011: On the boundaries of Irish prosodic words. 2011, Calgary Working papers in Linguistics.

Caoineadh: The tradition of the 'Irish Cry'. 2008, Garm Lu. University of Toronto Press.
Courses Taught: n.a.
Reviewer of: Formal Approaches to Celtic Linguistics (LL Issue 22.4814)
The Phonology of Contrast (LL Issue 24.34)

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