The origins and evolution of word order.

A multidisciplinary workshop

About the invited speakers

The workshop will have three invited speakers who cover diverse areas of research on word order:

  • Evolutionary linguistics and learning: Jennifer Culbertson, University of Edinburgh (Scotland). Representative publications: Culbertson et al (2011), Culbertson & Adger (2014)
  • Word order typology: Kaius Sinnemäki, University of Helsinki (Finland). Representative publications: Sinnemäki (2010; 2014).
  • Computational linguistics: Carlos Gomez Rodríguez, University of a Coruña (Spain). Representative publications: Gómez-Rodríguez, C. (2016, 2017).