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Schedule of 7th Annual UTA Student Conference in Linguistics

 THURSDAY, Feb. 24 @ Concho Room, 2F of UC
Name Topic
9:15-9:45

Rachel Channon

Timing units & repetition in sign & speech
9:45-10:15

Hui-chen Yeh

Problems of defining basic word order & information order: On Tsou from a cognitive perspective
10:15-10:45

Dan Huber

Can sanity be proven through discourse? An analysis of the Unabomber's manifesto
10:45-11 BREAK
11-11:30

Katrina Boutwell

An assessment of the creolization of Cameroon Pidgin English
11:30-12 noon

P Van der Veen

Complement types & their syntactic behavior, some new data
12-12:30

Itziar San Martin

Control in Basque
12:30-2P.M. LUNCH
2-2:30

Ken Keyes

Word order & information status in a Qazaq expository text
2:30-3

Shirley Wright

The priority of spoken vs. written language
3-3:30

Robin Huber

The nature of irony: emergence of ironic meaning through topical structure
3:30-3:45 BREAK
3:45-4:15

Eric Webb

The elusive /r/: a phonetician's perspective on phonological change
4:15-4:45

Nancy Kula

The multiple spirantization puzzle: Effects of the causative on morphologically complex stems in Bantu
4:45-5:15

Julia Dieterman

Word Order & inverse voice in Isthmus Mixe
FRIDAY, Feb. 25 @ 6F of Center Library
Name Topic
10-10:30

Daniel Duke

The Bayaka pygmies & their masters: sociolinguistics effects of inequality
10:30-11

Janet Wilson

Hausa Story Structure: Magana Jari Ce
11-11:15 BREAK
11:15-11:45

Wi-vun Taiffalo Chiung

Women, Literacy, and missionaries: the sociolinguistics of Peh-oe-ji in Taiwan
11:45-12:15

Julie May

Repairing sonority in Gheg onsets
12:15-2 LUNCH
2-2:30

ScottBerthiaume

Palatalization in Pame: a new approach to an old problem
2:30-3

Brian Buuck

Sochiapan ChinantecVerbs--Method or Madness?
3-3:15 BREAK
3:15-3:45

Kirk Person

Of Mongols & Morphemes: The "Great Tone Split" & Punctuated Equilibrium in Southeast Asia
3:45-4:15

Pete Unseth

Amharic verbs with 2 identical consonants: salvaging a spreading analysis
4:30-7 DINNER @ the Lutheran Center
7:30-9:30 @ University Hall, room 121 GEORGE LAKOFF
9:30 till we fall asleep Hang out with George Lakoff