I’m a trained linguist with interests in web development, programming, and system administration. For more information about my research, see my research page.
I really like coffee. I worked as a barista, off-and-on, for a few years at the Dunn Bros at the Smith Douglas More House, now known as Rustica.
May 08, 2016
Karthik Durvasula and I gave an invited talk, “Complexity of feature generalizations and learnability”, at the 9th North American Phonology Conference, hosted by Concordia University, in Montréal, Canada. (The title of the talk in the program (“Learning Phonological Patterns from Ambiguous Data”) is different from the title that we put on our slides (“Complexity of feature generalizations and learnability”). Oops.
February 28, 2016
I gave a talk, “Reevaluating the Maratsos Effect”, at the inagural Graduate Linguistics Expo at Michigan State (GLEAMS), which is joint work with Tess Huelskamp, Susima Weerakoon, and Alan Munn.
- January 09, 2016
November 14, 2015
Myself, Tess Huelskamp, Susima Weerakoon, and Alan Munn presented our poster “What drives the Maratsos Effect, agentivity or eventivity?” at the 40th Boston University Conference on Language Development, hosted by Boston University in Boston, MA.
October 17, 2015
Myself, Tess Huelskamp, Chris Heffner, and Cristina Schmitt presented our paper “Non-grammaticalized number entails an exclusive interpretation of plural morphology” at the 2015 Workshop on Linguistics and Cognitive Aspects of Quantification, hosted by the Research Institute for Linguistics at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest, Hungary.