Research

Research Interests

  • Synchronic biases in phonological learning
  • Lexically conditioned phonetic variation
  • Tone and reduplication in Efik
  • Segmental phonology of Logoori (Maragoli)
  • Tonal adaptation in loanword phonology

Papers

Glewwe, E. (in press). Substantive bias in phonotactic learning: Positional extension of an obstruent
voicing contrast. In Proceedings of CLS 53 (2017). Chicago, IL: Chicago Linguistic Society. [pdf]

Glewwe, E. (accepted). Efik Nominal Tonal Alternations as Phrasal Morphology. Proceedings of the 48th Annual Conference on African Linguistics.

Glewwe, E. (under revision). Tonal Assignment in English Loanwords in Mandarin: Perception vs. Adaptation. Phonology.

Glewwe, E., Zymet, J., Adams, J., Jacobson, R., Yates, A., Zeng, A., & Daland, R. (in prep.) Substantive bias and word-final voiced obstruents: an artificial grammar learning study.

Glewwe, E. (2017). An OT Analysis of Efik Contrastive Verbal Reduplication. In K. Jesney, C. O’Hara, C. Smith, & R. Walker (Eds.), Supplemental Proceedings of the 2016 Annual Meeting on Phonology. Washington, D.C.: Linguistic Society of America. [pdf]

Glewwe, E. & Aly, A. (2016). Coronal palatalization in Logoori. In D. L. Payne, S. Pachiarotti, & M. Bosire (Eds.), Diversity in African Languages: Selected Papers from the 46th Annual Conference on African Linguistics (Contemporary African Linguistics 2), 165-183. Berlin: Language Science Press. [pdf]

Glewwe, E. (2016). Tonal adaptation in English loanwords in Mandarin: A corpus study. In Proceedings of CLS 51 (2015), 197-211. Chicago, IL: Chicago Linguistic Society. [pdf]

Glewwe, E. (2015). Tonal Assignment in English Loanwords in Mandarin Chinese. M.A. thesis. UCLA. [pdf]

Glewwe, E. (2014). Developing a Phonological/Morphological Model to Predict the Gender of French Nouns. Ms. UCLA. [pdf]

Conference Presentations

2018 Lexical Competition, Vowel Duration, and the English Word-Final Voicing Contrast, Poster at LabPhon 16, Universidade de Lisboa [handout]

2018 The effect of lexical competition on vowel duration before voiced and voiceless English stops, Poster at the 175th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Minneapolis [handout]

2018 (with Jesse Zymet, Jacob Adams, Rachel Jacobson, Anthony Yates, Ann Zeng, and Robert Daland) Substantive Bias and the Acquisition of Final (De)voicing Patterns, Poster at WCCFL 36, UCLA [handout]

2018 Equal Learning of Natural and Unnatural Phonotactics, Poster at LSA 2018, Salt Lake City [handout]

2018 (with Jesse Zymet, Jacob Adams, Rachel Jacobson, Anthony Yates, Ann Zeng, and Robert Daland) Substantive bias and the acquisition of final (de)voicing patterns, Talk at LSA 2018, Salt Lake City

2017 Substantive Bias in Phonotactic Learning: Positional Extension of Place and Voicing Contrasts, Talk at the Annual Meeting on Phonology (AMP 5), New York University

2017 Substantive Bias in Phonotactic Learning: Positional Extension of an Obstruent Voicing Contrast, Talk at CLS 53, University of Chicago

2017 Analytic Bias in Phonotactic Learning: Extension of an Obstruent Voicing Contrast, Poster at the 2nd Southern California Meeting on Phonology, UCLA

2017 Efik Nominal Tonal Alternations as Phrasal Morphology, Talk at the 48th Annual Conference on African Linguistics, Indiana University

2016 An OT Analysis of Efik Contrastive Verbal Reduplication, Poster at the Annual Meeting on Phonology (AMP 4), University of Southern California [handout]

2016 Logoori Hiatus Resolution: A New Analysis, Poster at the 47th Annual Conference on African Linguistics, UC Berkeley [handout]

2015 Tonal Assignment in English Loanwords in Mandarin Chinese, Talk at CLS 51, University of Chicago

2015 (with Ann Aly) Palatalization in Logoori, Talk at the 46th Annual Conference on African Linguistics, University of Oregon