Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Code-Switching in Indigenous Languages Colloquium

Mon, April 16, 2018 | CLA 1.302E

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Schedule of Events:

10:00 - Danny Law

Language mixing and genetic similarity: The case of Tojol-ab'al

11:00 -Patience Epps

Contrasting linguistic ecologies: Indigenous and colonially-mediated language contact in northwest Amazonia

12:00 - LUNCH

13:00 - Barbara Bullock, Gualberto Guzmán & Almeida Jacqueline Toribio

Metrics for language mixing

14:00 - Bilingual Annotations Tasks (BATs) undergraduate showcase: Vivek Sharath, Mounika Puligurthi & Jesús Adolfo Hermosillo

Working with data from the AILLA and Pangloss collections


15:00 - Plenary: Evangelia Adamou, Directrice de Recherche, CNRS, LACITO

Endangered languages on a scale of language mixing: The Ixcatec documentation corpus (Oaxaca, Mexico)

Sponsored by: LLILAS Mexico Center, the Department of Linguistics, the Department of French & Italian, the Department of Germanic Studies, and the Center for Native American & Indigenous Studies

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