On December 16-18, I participated in a joint workshop with the linguistics department at Tel Aviv University (the same department where I got both my bachelor’s and master’s degrees!). The workshop had two “tracks” — the one I participated in was about resumptive pronouns: their syntax, their processing, their … [read more] “TAU-UMD joint workshop”
I’ve posted the handout for a talk I gave at McGill University back in 2012, “Partial agreement and the direction of valuation.” The talk shows why the cross-linguistically common asymmetry between (richer) agreement in SV structures and (poorer) agreement in VS structures – e.g. in Romance and in Semitic – … [read more] “Handout for “Partial agreement and the direction of valuation””
I gave a talk at the University of Maryland Department of Linguistics Colloquium, on Apr. 25, 2014.