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Maryland at GALANA 5 in Kansas

October 11-13 at Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition in North America 5 there will be several presentations by Maryland linguists:

  • Megan Sutton, Michael Fetters, and Jeff Lidz will be presenting a talk, "Principle C behavior is caused by Principle C in 30-month-olds: Evidence against a transitivity bias".

  • Shevaun Lewis, Valentine Hacquard and Jeff Lidz will be presenting a talk, "Pragmatic Influences on 3- and 4-year-olds' interpretation of 'think'".

  • Kaitlyn Harrigan, Valentine Hacquard and Jeff Lidz will be presenting a poster, "Is desire really easier than belief?"

  • Colin Phillips will be the plenary speaker, giving a talk entitled, "Grammatical development and parser development."