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  • Dr. Miler’s new Gothic grammar June 11, 2019

    Congratulations to Professor Emeritus D. Gary Miller on the publication of The Oxford Gothic Grammar (Oxford University Press, 2019). The grammar is the most comprehensive since the 1800s, with discussions of all aspects of Gothic grammar, ...

  • The Linguistics of “Arrival” March 31, 2019

    Dr. Jessica Coon (McGill University) will talk about fieldwork, Universal Grammar, and her consulting work for the movie “Arrival”. The talk takes place in Turlington L011 on Thursday, April 4, at 4pm.

  • UF hosts 5th Florida Linguistics Yearly Meeting 2019 March 31, 2019

    The 5th Florida Linguistics Yearly Meeting will be held April 5-6, 2019 at the University of Florida. Talks take place from 1-6pm on Friday and 10:15am-6pm on Saturday in the Keene Faculty Center. There is ...

  • Fiona McLaughlin awarded NEH Fellowship January 15, 2019

    Dr. Fiona McLaughlin, Professor of Linguistics and Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, has been awarded an NEH fellowship for the academic year 2019-2020. She will be investigating Trans-Saharan Literacies, Writing across the Desert. For more information ...

  • Linguists awarded degrees! January 9, 2019

    Graduating Linguistics majors were recognized at the CLAS Student Recognition Ceremony in the Stephen C. O’Connell Center on December 15, 2018. The ceremony featured a student speaker, alumni speaker, and remarks from Associate Dean Joe Spillane ...