Programme

The SLS group meets every to every second week in term for approximately an hour (or as long as it takes us to finish our discussions and polish off the cake). Our usual meeting place and time this semester is Thursdays at 15:15. Meeting are in building 1481 but the room varies from week to week. The room number is indicated in the schedule below.

IMPORTANT: During corona-lockdown we will meet in on this online meeting room.

Spring 2020 schedule:

13/2  Organisation meeting, Míša brings cake

19/2 (12:15-13:00 in 1485-316) –Talk: Yonatan gives a talk titled “Syllable structure does not predict stød”.  No cake

5/3 – Talk: Matias gives a talk “Prestige and prejudice: a study of Danes’ evaluations of selected accents of English” Martin brings cake

26/3 – Reading group:  Firth, J.R. 1948. “Sounds and prosodiesYonatan brings cake & Cohn, A.C. 2003. “Phonological structure and phonetic duration: the role of the mora.” Søren brings cake

2/4 – Reading group: Esling, John. 2005. “There are no back vowels: the Laryngeal Articulator Model.Míša brings cake

16/4 – Reading group: Labov, William. 1972. “The social motivation of a sound change.Anna might bring cake?

23/4 – Talk: Anna, Míša & Pavel Šturm give a talk titled “The rise and fall of Danish dialects: a preliminary look at f0 variation in Jutland Danish statements” Frederik brings cake

30/4 – Talk: Míša, Krestina & Adèle Jatteau, “Multi-directionality of aspiration dissimilation: more evidence from Aberystwyth English” Chris brings cake. Suggested readings: Jatteau & Hejná 2016, 2018

7/5 – Talk: Søren might give a talk.                   

14/5 – Talk: Chris gives a talk on something with acoustics. Yonatan brings cake

20/5 (Wednesday 13:00-14:00 in 1481-324) Talk David Martinez gives a talk titled “The sounds of music in the brain”

28/5 – Talk: Krestina gives a talk on “Mobile phone transmitted speech: focus on consonants” Søren brings cake

4/6 – Talk: Yonatan gives a talk on prosodeme inventories in Jutlandic Krestina brings cake

11/6 – Talk: Inger might give a talk