Friday, October 5

Salon A/B, Green Acre Campus Pointe (map)

(Click on titles for abstracts. If any presentation materials have been made available, you can access them by clicking on a relevant link below the title & author information. Workshop-related items are marked with ‡.)

8:30am – 9:00am: Registration

9:00am – 10:00am: Workshop tutorial

Underdocumented language data corpus construction
Gabriela Caballero (UC San Diego) & Lucien Carroll (Cisco)

10:00am – 11:00am: Workshop tutorial

Electroglottography for voice analysis
Marc Garellek (UC San Diego)

11:00am – 12:15pm: Workshop tutorial

Investigating underdocumented tone systems
Bert Remijsen (University of Edinburgh)
[handoutDinka tone exerciseexamples]

12:15pm – 12:45pm: Lunch (provided) + registration; opening remarks

12:45pm – 2:00pm: Poster session 1

2:00pm – 4:00pm: Talk session 1 (Session chair: Jason Shaw)

‡”Vowel Quality Cues to Variable Nasal Adaptation in Mandarin Loanword Phonology
Ho-Hsin Huang and Yen-Hwei Lin (Michigan State University)

‡”Experimental evidence for perceptual hypercorrection in American r-dissimilation
Nancy Hall, Irene Orellana, and Bianca Godinez (California State University Long Beach)

Acoustic cues used by learners of English
Danica Reid (Simon Fraser University)

‡”An acoustic and articulatory description of retroflex vowels of Kalasha
Qandeel Hussain and Jeff Mielke (North Carolina State University, Raleigh)

4:00pm – 4:30pm: Break

4:30pm – 5:30pm: Talk session 2 (Session chair: Alan Yu)

Gestural representations of tone in Mandarin: Evidence from timing alternations
Muye Zhang, Christopher Geissler, and Jason Shaw (Yale University)

Tones prefer colour: Tone and Epenthesis in Buli
Daniel Gleim (Universität Leipzig)

5:30pm – 6:30pm: Invited speaker (Chair: Sharon Rose)

Laura McPherson (Dartmouth College)
‡”The role of music in documenting phonological grammar: two case studies from West Africa

7:00pm – 9:00pm

Workshop panel and student mixer