At a Glance

Ongoing Research: 

  • Journal article (under review). A new theory of indexical shift. [draft, PDF]​​​

  • Handbook article (invited, in prep). Probes & Goals. Cambridge Handbook of Minimalism. CUP.

  • Journal article (in prep). “The AAE and its consequences for the syntax of agreement and anaphora” (with Hedde Zeijlstra). Glossa Special Collection: The Grammar of Agree(ment) and Reference.

  • Edited volume (in prep). Glossa Special Collection: The Grammar of Agree(ment) and Reference (with Hedde Zeijlstra).

  •  Journal article (in prep). "Unifying species of complementizer agreement" (with Thomas McFadden). 

Recent & Upcoming Papers: 

  • 2021 (online first): Proxy Control: a new species of control in grammar (with Aaron Doliana). Natural Language and Linguistic Theory.  DOI: 10.1007/s11049-020-09501-y.  [PDF]

  • Survey Article (invited, To Appear (2021)). Shifty attitudes: indexical shift vs. perspectival anaphora. Annual Review of LinguisticsVol. 7. [draft, PDF




Upcoming Presentations (chronological): 


  • March 4, 2021 (Invited): Deriving varieties of C-agreement (with Thomas McFadden). Leiden Comparative Syntax (ComSyn) talks series. University of Leiden.

  • March 16, 2021 (Invited): TBD. HUJI Linguistics Colloquium. Hebrew University. 

  • March 26, 2021 (Invited): TBD. Syntax Reading Group. UMass, Amherst. 

  • April 15-17, 2021. On certain crosslinguistic variations: Universal fseq vs. Gricean reasoning (with Thomas McFadden & Hedde Zeijlstra). Targeted Collaborative Debate. GLOW 44.

Recent Presentations (reverse chronological): 

  • Feb. 9, 2021 (Invited): Path-based locality & selective opacityUniversity of Göttingen.

  • January 21, 2021 (Invited): Towards a path-based theory of syntactic locality & selective opacity (with Thomas McFadden). V-NYI Winter Institute, St. Petersburg.

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