Past Presentations

2013. A study of the future tenses in 20th century Montreal French. Laurence Porter French Colloquium Series, Michigan State University, September 13.

2013. Individual differences in social competence and attention to detail affect the sociolinguistic monitor. UK Language Variation and Change (UKLVC) 9, University of Sheffield, UK, September 2-4.

2013. Referential general extender use across registers in American English speech. (with Ashley Hesson and Heidi Little). UK Language Variation and Change (UKLVC) 9, University of Sheffield, UK, September 2-4.

2013. What might individual differences tell us about language change across the lifespan? University of Pennsylvania Linguistics Department Speaker Series, Philadelphia, PA, March 14.

2012. Reliability, accountability and stuff like that: Quantifying pragmatic function in general extenders. (with Ashley Hesson and Kali Bybel) Discourse-Pragmatic Variation and Change, University of Salford, UK, April 18-20.

2012. A shot in the arm for sociolinguistics. (with Ashley Hesson and J. Daniel Hasty). Georgetown University Round Table (GURT) 2012, Georgetown University, March 8-11.

2012. Shifting and separating: Directions in individual lifespan linguistic change. (with Madeline Shellgren). Conference on Sources of Individual Linguistic Differences. University of Ottawa, Canada, March 2-4. abstract

2011. The long tail of language change: Québécois French futures in real time. (with Gillian Sankoff and Laura Jensen). NWAV 40, Georgetown University, October 27-30 2011. abstract, handout