About Us

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Connecticut is a leading center for theoretical research in generative grammar, and for experimental research on child language acquisition.

Oak Hall, Room 368
365 Fairfield Way, Unit 1145
Storrs, CT 06269-1145

Telephone: (860) 486-4229

Email: linguistics@uconn.edu

Upcoming Events

  1. Feb 24 Talk: Roumyana Pancheva4:00pm
  2. Feb 26 Penelope Pelizzon: "Animals and Instruments"12:00pm
  3. Feb 28 Meaning Group: Ahmad Jabbar12:30pm
  4. Mar 6 CogSci Colloquia: Carol Miller 4:00pm
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Vaxman at BLS workshop

Alexandre Vaxman (PhD 2016) will present a poster titled Addressing exceptionality: Lexical accent systems as scalar weight-sensitive systems at the Berkeley Linguistics Society Workshop on Phonological Representations at UC Berkeley on February 8th, 2020.

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Noguchi at ConSOLE 28

Yuya Noguchi presented his poster titled On the embeddability of cleft wh-questions in Japanese at the 28th Conference of the Student Organisation of Linguistics in Europe, which took place at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona on January 29th-31st 2020.

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Željko Bošković | Invited talk in Leiden

Željko Bošković will be giving an invited talk on the 24th January 2020 at the University of Leiden as part of the Workshop in honor of the defense of Anastasiia Ionova. The talk will be titled On wh and subject positions.

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The department (co-)organizes a wide variety of lectures, talks, workshops and conferences.

Fifty Years of Linguistics at UConn

Linguistics Colloquium Series

Saito/Nunes Lectures

Conferences and Workshops

Ling Lunch

Groups, Labs, Programs

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