Uralic Prosody workshop

After Tartu and Budapest, it is time for the 3rd installment of the workshop on Uralic Prosody. The workshop will take place in Helsinki on 21st March 2019.

The workshop will take place in room 10 in Metsätalo building () between 8.45 and 17.45

The keynote on quantity systems will be given by Michael O’Dell!


3rd Workshop on Uralic Prosody: Program (you can download it here)
Helsinki, 21 March 2019

8.45 – 9.00      Registration
9.00 – 9.05      Opening words

9.05 – 9.55       Michael O’Dell: Characterizing Quantity Systems


Session 1
10.00 – 10.30   Meelis Mihkla, Heete Sahkai: Stress, quantity and intensity in Estonian revisited
10.30 – 11.00   Katri Hiovain, Juraj Šimko: Duration patterns in Finnmark North Sámi Quantity


Session 2
11.15 -11.45    Sophie Pokrovskaya, Daria Zhornik: Acoustic features of prosodic marking in Upper Lozva Mansi: a preliminary study
11.45 – 12.15   Polina Pleshak: Towards the searh of Enets intonation patterns in Russian speech of Enets-Russian bilinguals
12.15 – 12.45   Katalin Mády, Réka Metzger, Nikolett Mus, Péter Rebrus, Uwe Reichel: The syntax and prosody of Tundra Nenets interrogatives. Theoretical and experimental approaches to dialectal variation and contact-induced change


Session 3
14.30 – 15.00   Stina Ojala: Intensity markers in Finnish Sign Language
15.00 – 15.30   Natalia Kuznetsova: A mystery of Estonian word stress
15.30 – 16.00   Eva Liina Asu-Garcia, Pärtel Lippus: The prosody of compound words and noun phrases in Estonian: results from a pilot study


Session 4
16.15 – 16.45   Fedor Rozhanskiy, Elena Markus: Quantitative characteristics of the Ingrian affricate ts
16.45 – 17.15   Pire Teras: Broken tone in South Estonian Leivu dialect
17.15 – 17.45   Sofoklis Kakouros: Clustering North Sámi dialects based on prosodic features