Papers

Publications

To appear. Acceptability of at-issue co-speech gestures under contrastive focus. Glossa: A Journal of General Linguistics.
preprint (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)

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

In prep. Composition and projection of adnominal content across modalities.

2018. Constraints on QUD-addressing appositives: Pragmatics or prosody? Ms., NYU.
draft (lingbuzz)

2017. Presuppositions under Contrastive Focus: Standard triggers and co-speech gestures. Ms., NYU.
draft (lingbuzz)

2016. (with Kyunghyun Cho) Can neural machine translation do simultaneous translation?
draft (arXiv)

Presentations

Invited talks at conferences and workshops

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, Stuttgart.
slides

Talks and posters at conferences with peer-reviewed abstracts

2018. Gestural adjuncts at the interfaces. Linguistic Explorations Beyond Language: Music, Dance and Visual Narrative workshop, University of Crete.
abstract
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.
abstract
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.
abstract
poster

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

2017. Contrastive Focus and (non-)at-issueness across modalities. M&M lab, Harvard.
slides

2017. Focus on what's (not) at issue: Co-speech gestures, presuppositions, and supplements under Contrastive Focus. LFRG, MIT.
slides

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.
abstract
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.
abstract
handout