Monthly Lectures 2019-2020

Date Title Speaker (Affiliation)
Oct 5, 2019 Cordless or cordfree? What's the difference? Mark Aronoff (Stony Brook University)
Nov 2, 2019 White Settler Colonialism, Integration and Language Eve Haque (York University, City University of New York)
Dec 7, 2019 Integrating the History of Spanish and the History of New York: On the Political Nature of Linguistic Research José del Valle (CUNY Graduate Center)
Feb 1, 2020 Foreign Loanwords and Pronunciation Choices in American English: Place Names and Other Proper Nouns Mary Sepp (Borough of Manhattan Community College)
Mar 7, 2020 Too Modern or Not Enough? Asian Figures of Linguistic Modernity Angela Reyes (CUNY Hunter College)