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Conference on Phonetic Universals

Conference on Phonetic Universals

Date: October 29-30, 2010

Place: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig (Germany)

Organised by:

  • Heriberto Avelino (Max Planck Institute of Evolutionary Anthropology)

Local organizer:

  • Claudia Schmidt (Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology)


Short description:

We invite papers from linguists, as well as from scholars from related disciplines, who are concerned with phonetic universals.


Invited speakers:

  • Ian Maddieson (UC Berkeley/U New Mexico)
  • David Poeppel (New York University)
  • Christine Shadle (Haskins Laboratories)
  • John Kingston (University of Massachusetts)
  • Pascal Perrier (GIPSA Lab, CNRS)