Papers

Publications

To appear. Polar responses in Russian across modalities and across interfaces. In Proceedings of Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics (FASL) 28.
draft (lingbuzz)

To appear. Two types of verb fronting in Russian. In Ionin, Tania & Jonathan MacDonald (eds.), Proceedings of Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics (FASL) 26. Ann Arbor, MI: Michigan Slavic Publications.
preprint (lingbuzz)

2019. Towards a uniform super-linguistic theory of projection. In Schlöder, Julian J., Dean McHugh & Floris Roelofsen (eds.), Proceedings of the 22nd Amsterdam Colloquium, pp. 553–562.
final version

2019. Composition and projection of co-speech gestures. In Blake, Katherine, Forrest Davis, Kaelyn Lamp & Joseph Rhyne (eds.), Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 29, pp. 111–137. DOI: 10.3765/salt.v29i0.4600
final version

2019. Acceptability of at-issue co-speech gestures under contrastive focus. Glossa: A Journal of General Linguistics 4(1), 11. DOI: 10.5334/gjgl.635
final version

2018. QUD-addressing appositives don't have to be clause-final. Snippets 33. DOI: 10.7358/snip-2018-033-esip
final version

2018. Focus on what's not at issue: Gestures, presuppositions, appositives under contrastive focus. In Sauerland, Uli & Stephanie Solt (eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 22, pp. 385–402. Berlin: Leibniz-Centre General Linguistics.
final version

2017. Contrast and distributivity in the semantics of alternation. In Lamont, Andrew & Katerina Tetzloff (eds.), Proceedings of the 47th Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS 47), Vol. 1, pp. 309–322. Amherst, MA: GLSA.
preprint (lingbuzz)

Manuscripts

Submitted for review. Composition and projection across modalities. Ms., Princeton University.
draft

Submitted for review. Composure and composition. Ms., Princeton University.
draft (lingbuzz)

2018. Constraints on QUD-addressing appositives: Pragmatics or prosody? Ms., NYU. (not intended for publication)
draft (lingbuzz)

2016. (with Kyunghyun Cho) Can neural machine translation do simultaneous translation? (not intended for publication)
draft (arXiv)

Dissertation

2019. Composition and projection in speech and gesture. PhD thesis, New York University.
final version (lingbuzz)

Presentations

Invited talks

2020 (upcoming). TBD. Speech-Accompanying Gestures—Current Empirical and Theoretical Advances workshop, CreteLing summer school.

2020 (upcoming). TBD. New York Philosophy of Language workshop, NYU.

2019. Emotion and composition. SURGE, Rutgers University.
handout

2019. Projection of non-spoken content: a composition-driven approach. Super Linguistics Research Group, University of Oslo.
slides

2018. Gestures at the interfaces. Foundational Topics in Semantics workshop, NYU.
slides

2017. Co- and post-speech gestures: A prosody/syntax approach. Week of Signs and Gestures workshop, University of Stuttgart.
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2017. Contrastive Focus and (non-)at-issueness across modalities. M&M lab, Harvard University.
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2017. Focus on what's (not) at issue: Co-speech gestures, presuppositions, and supplements under Contrastive Focus. LFRG, MIT.
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Talks and posters at conferences with peer-reviewed abstracts

2020 (upcoming). Towards a uniform cross-modal typology of composition and projection. The 94th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA), New Orleans. (poster)
abstract
poster

2019. Towards a uniform super-linguistic theory of projection. Amsterdam Colloquium: Workshop on Super Linguistics. (poster/alternate talk)
abstract
lightning talk slides
poster

2019. Polar responses in Russian across modalities and across interfaces. Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics (FASL) 28, Stony Brook University.
abstract
handout

2019. Composition and projection of co-speech gestures. Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 29, UCLA. (poster)
abstract
lightning talk slides
poster

2019. Composition determines projection across modalities. Linguistic Investigations Beyond Language: Gestures, Body Movement and Primate Linguistics workshop, ZAS Berlin.
abstract
slides

2018. Gestural adjuncts at the interfaces. Linguistic Explorations Beyond Language: Music, Dance and Visual Narrative workshop, CreteLing summer school.
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poster
poster as a beach blanket

2018. At-issue co-speech gestures under Contrastive Focus: Evidence from an acceptability judgement task. The 92nd Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA), Salt Lake City.
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poster

2017. (with Lucas Champollion) Focus on adjuncts: A uniform event-based semantics of only. The 48th Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS 48), University of Iceland.
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poster

2017. Focus on what’s not at issue: Gestures, presuppositions, supplements under Contrastive Focus. Sinn und Bedeutung 22, Berlin/Potsdam.
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slides

2017. Two types of verb fronting in Russian. Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics (FASL) 26, UIUC.
abstract
poster

2016. Contrast and distributivity in the semantics of alternation. The 47th Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS 47), UMass.
abstract
handout

Other

2016. Alternatives matter: Contrastive Focus and presupposition projection in standard triggers and co-speech gestures. Mid-Atlantic Colloquium of Studies in Meaning (MACSIM) 6, CUNY GC.
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poster

2015. Alternating conjuncts: The to... to construction in Russian and its crosslinguistic counterparts. Mid-Atlantic Colloquium of Studies in Meaning (MACSIM) 5, University of Delaware.
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handout