30 October 2017
We have strong representation from QMUL at NWAV46 this week:
Devyani Sharma is giving two papers:
"Scales of indexicality: How biography and migration create social meaning."
"Attentional load and style control" (with Kathleen McCarthy)
Erez Levon is presenting:
"The jet set: Articulatory setting and the shifting vowel system of London English" (with Sophie Holmes-Elliott)
And two PhD students are presenting:
"'Boy vi alltid hundra*' - Comparing 'MAT and PAT' replications between Danish and Swedish multiethnolects."
"Introducing NordFA: Forced alignment of Nordic languages." (with Michael McGarrah)
"Why the long FACE?: Ethnic stratification and language variation in a multi-ethnic secondary school."