RUMMIT II at Rutgers

RUMMIT II, the meeting of phonologists from Rutgers, UMass, and MIT will be held at Rutgers on May 16, 2011, from 11:30am - 6pm(-ish).


RUMMIT will meet in the Pane Room on the first floor of the Alexander Library on Rutgers' College Avenue campus. The final session will take place in Murray 144.

Directions to the Alexander Library can be found here.


We have reserved parking for RUMMIT. You can park here, which is right next to the library. Please contact Shigeto if you are planning to drive and still haven't received a special parking permit.


11:30--11:40Opening remarks

11:40--12:10Aaron Braver (Rutgers): (Im)perceptible incomplete neutralization: Two experiments on flapping in American English

12:10--12:40Suyeon Yun (MIT): String-based domains of duration preservation

12:40--01:50Lunch (Head to the Rutgers Student Center)

01:50--02:20Claire Moore-Cantwell (UMass): Epenthesis typology in Harmonic Serialism

02:20--02:50Vandana Bajaj (Rutgers): Hindi bilingual joke wellformedness: A study of laryngeal contrast perceptibility


03:10--03:40Brian Smith (UMass): Paradigm gaps and Spell-Out in OT and HG

03:40--04:10Coppe van Urk (MIT): On the distribution of clashes

04:10--04:40==Break: we will move to Murray 144==

04:40--05:10Kevin Mullin (UMass): The Necessity of Diacritics for Descriptive Adequacy

05:10--05:40Peter Staroverov (Rutgers): Sonority and the acoustics of Russian word-final consonant clusters

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