Research Seminars in Linguistics

Ulster University Research Seminars in Linguistics


On this page you can find details and recordings of research seminars from the Linguistics seminar series.

  • 28 June 2021 - Valentina Colasanti (Trinity College Dublin): Not Everything Changes: Acquisition Failure and Microparameter Change
  • 24 May 2021 - Karen Corrigan (Newcastle University): Old-Goers-Out and New-Comers-In: The Past and the Present of Language, Migration and Identity in Ulster
  • 10 May 2021 - Clare Cunningham (York St John University): Students’ (Dis)agentic and (Dis)empowered Discourses about Ecological Justice
  • 26 April 2021 - Christina Sevdali & Morgan Macleod (Ulster University): Indirect Passives in English and Greek
  • 12 April 2021 - Bryan Donaldson (University of California, Santa Cruz): Clitic Position in Medieval Gallo-Romance Coordinated Clauses: Clause Structure and Illocutionary Force
  • 22 March 2021 - Marc Olivier Loiseau (Ulster University): The Rise of Infinitival Proclisis in French Is Independent from the Loss of Clitic Climbing: Evidence from a Corpus of Legal Texts
  • 8 March 2021 - Marco Pino (Loughborough University): Responding to Complaints about Family and Friends in a Bereavement Support Group
  • 22 February 2021 - Jack Joyce (Ulster University) & Linda Walz (Leeds Trinity University): “You’re not acting like a Brexiteer”: Brexit Category Divisions and Antagonism
  • 25 January 2021 - Dr Dániel Z. Kádár (Hungarian Academy of Sciences): Contrastive Pragmatics – An Overview of RFIE Theory
  • 18 May 2020 - Dr Frances Kane (QUB): The Northern Ireland Place-Name Project
  • 27 April 2020 - Guest Lecture. Dr Ciara O’Toole (University College Cork): Developing assessments for Irish–English bilinguals
  • 30 March 2020 - Dr Jacopo Romoli (Ulster University): Negative free choice
  • 23 March 2020 - Dr Julie Gerard (Ulster University): Subjects and the input in language acquisition
  • 10 February 2020 - Dr Francesca La Morgia (Ulster University): Bringing linguistics into the primary classroom: The Language Explorers experience
  • 20 January 2020 - Dr Michele Gazzola (Ulster University):  The Economics of Languages and the Evaluation of Language Policy: An Overview

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