Masha lecturing as first Quirk Fellow

May 16-18, Maria Polinsky is at Queen Mary University of London, giving three days of lectures as the first Randolph Quirk Fellow, an honor due to a generous donation from The Lord Quirk (CBE, FBA, former Vice-Chancellor of the University of London, Quain Professor English Language and Literature, linguist, and author of A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language).

  1. Bilingual Grammars: a case for cascading structural reorganisation
  2. The grammar of exception
  3. Prosody and V1