Recent talks & posters

Nowenstein, I., Sigurjónsdóttir, S., Yang, C., Ingason, A.K. & Wallenberg, J. The Meaning of Case: Morphosyntactic Bootstrapping and Icelandic Datives. Poster presentation at the 44th BUCLD, November 7-9.

Sigurjónsdóttir, S., Nowenstein, I., Thorvaldsdóttir, Th. & Guðmundsdóttir, D. Contact without contact: English digital language input and its effects on L1 Icelandic. Talk at the 44th BUCLD, November 7-9.

Nowenstein, I. Losing matrix V2 in Icelandic: Evidence from Heritage speakers. Invited talk at an AcqVA V2 workshop, University of Oslo, October 22-23.

Nowenstein, I., Thráinsson, H. & Magnúsdóttir, S. 2019. Case and argument order as sentence comprehension cues in Heritage Icelandic. Poster presentation at the PIPP conference, University of Iceland, June 19-20.

Sigurðsson, E., Nowenstein, I. & Sigurjónsdóttir, S. 2019. Merge before Agree: Acquiring datives in Insular Scandinavian. Talk at the 34th CGSW workshop, University of Konstanz, June 14-15.

Sigurðsson, E., Nowenstein, I. & Sigurjónsdóttir, S. 2018. The acquisition of dative subjects in L1 Icelandic. Talk at the 8th GALANA conference, Indiana University, September 27-30.

Nowenstein, I. & Thorvaldsdóttir, Th. 2018. Indirect language contact effects: Change through input reduction. Talk at the 11th Nordic Dialectologists Conference, University of Iceland, August 20-22.

Nowenstein, I., Thráinsson, H. & Magnúsdóttir, S. 2018. Sentence comprehension in Heritage Icelandic: The effect of age-related decline. Talk at the TALV workshop, UiT the Arctic University of Norway, April 19-20.

Guðmundsdóttir, D., Nowenstein, I. & Sigurjónsdóttir, S. 2018. Retroproductive case and frequency effects. Talk at the 42nd Penn Linguistics Conference, University of Pennsylvania, March 23-25.

Nowenstein, I., & Ingason, A.K. 2017. Featural dynamics in morphosyntactic change. Talk at the Georgetown University Round Table, March 10-12.

Sigurjónsdóttir, S. & Nowenstein, I. 2015. Passives and the “New Impersonal Construction” in Icelandic Language Acquisition. Talk at the 6th GALANA conference, February 19-21.

Nowenstein, I. 2015. Acquiring intra-speaker variation: The case of Icelandic Dative Substitution. Poster presented at the 6th GALANA conference, February 19-21.

Publications

Guðmundsdóttir, D., Nowenstein, I. & Sigurjónsdóttir, S. 2019. Changing Variation: Diffuse Directionality in Icelandic Subject Case Substitution. Penn Working Papers in Linguistics: 25.1.

Arnbjörnsdóttir, B., Thráinsson, H. & Nowenstein, I. 2018. V2 and V3 orders in North-American Icelandic. Journal of Language Contact 11(3):379-413.

Nowenstein, I. 2017. Determining the nature of intra-speaker variation. In H. Thráinsson, C. Heycock, Z. Svabo & H. P. Petersen (eds.): Syntactic Variation in Insular Scandinavian, p. 92-112. Columbus: Ohio State University Press.

Wood, J., Sigurðsson E.F. & Nowenstein, I. 2017. Inverse Attraction in Icelandic Relative Clauses. In H. Thráinsson, C. Heycock, Z. Svabo & H. P. Petersen (eds.): Syntactic Variation in Insular Scandinavian, p. 200-232. Columbus: Ohio State University Press.

Sigurjónsdóttir, S. & Nowenstein, I. 2016. Passives and the “New Impersonal Construction” in Icelandic Language Acquisition. In L. Perkins, R. Dudley, J. Gerard & K. Hitczenko (eds.): Selected Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition North America, p. 110-121. Somerville: Cascadilla Press.

Nowenstein, I. 2014. Intra-speaker Variation in Subject Case: Icelandic. Penn Working Papers in Linguistics: 20.1.