05 December 2013

USC presence at Phonology 2013

This year, Phonology 2013 was held at UMass Amherst, in Amherst, Massachusetts from November 8-10, 2013. The conference was an opportunity to present unpublished work in all areas of phonology, with invited speakers, oral and poster presentations, and a tutorials workshop. 

Two USC graduate students, Peter Guekguezian and Brian Hsu, presented posters at the conference:

Locality Requirements in Reduplication: SyllableProximity-BR.
Peter Guekguezian

Unifying Phonotactics and Derived Environment Blocking through Prosodic Constraint Indexation
Brian Hsu

Peter presenting his poster at Phonology 2013
Brian presenting his poster at Phonology 2013
Congratulations to both of our USC presenters! Both Brian and Peter made special note of how enjoyable the conference was!