LINGUIST List 26.3062

Mon Jun 29 2015

Confs: Computational Ling, Morphology, Phonology, Socioling/USA

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Date: 26-Jun-2015
From: Eric Bakovic <>
Subject: Competition Workshop
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Competition Workshop

Date: 12-Jul-2015 - 12-Jul-2015
Location: Chicago, IL, USA
Contact: Eric Bakovic
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Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics; Morphology; Phonology; Sociolinguistics

Meeting Description:

The speakers and discussants in this workshop will explore the role of competition as a mainstay in the organization of linguistic systems.


Competition Workshop
2015 Linguistic Summer Institute

Sunday, July 12, 2015
Rosenwald 11
1101-11 E. 58th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

Session I

10:00am - 10:45am
Mark Aronoff, Stony Brook University
''Competitive Exclusion in Linguistic Morphology''

10:45am - 11:30am
Sali A. Tagliamonte, University of Toronto
''Competition in the Linguistic System: a Variationist Sociolinguistic Perspective''

11:30am - 12:15pm
Joe Salmons, University of Wisconsin
Discussion of the papers by Aronoff and Tagliamonte

12:15 - 1:30pm

Session II

1:30pm - 2:15pm
Eric Bakovic, UC San Diego
''Conflict resolution: proper inclusion v. overlap''

2:15pm - 3:00pm
Timothy J. O'Donnell, MIT
''Productivity, reuse, and competition between generalizations''

3:00pm - 3:45pm
Roger Levy, UC San Diego
Discussion of the papers by Bakovic and O'Donnell

3:45pm - 4:15pm
General discussion

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