MARIANNA DIPAOLO

Curriculum Vitae Biosketch

MARIANNA DIPAOLO portrait
  • Associate Professor, Anthropology Department, University of Utah
  • Research Associate, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Linguistics, University of Utah

Presentations

Presentations

  • Organizer and Presenter: Shoshoni Language Teacher Education Workshop. (Setting objectives for teaching Shoshoni.) Elko, NV, November 13-14, 2015. Other, Presented, 11/13/2015.
  • Workshop organizer: Towards Best Practices in Sociophonetics, New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV) 44. October 22-25, 2013. Toronto, Canada. Presenter: "Training Prosodylab-Aligner for Sociophonetic Research on Uncommonly-Studied Language Varieties." (With Lisa M. Johnson, Carter Holt, & Adrian Bell.) . Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/22/2015.
  • Indigenous Language Revitalization in Utah: the present and the future. American Indian Resource Center's American Indian Leaders Higher Education Summit. University of Utah. Salt Lake City, UT. April 10, 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/10/2015.
  • Organizer and Presenter: Shoshoni Language Teacher Education Workshop. (Organizing Your Shoshoni Language Program.) Elko, NV, March 20-21, 2015. Other, Presented, 03/20/2015.
  • Language Revitalization as Rebuilding a Speech Community. (With Lisa Johnson, Sarah Arnoff, Jennifer Mitchel & Derron Borders.) International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation-4 (Icldc-4). February 26-March 1, 2015. Honolulu, HI. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 02/28/2015.
  • A Uto-Aztecan Vowel Shift: Evidence from Takic, Southern Uto-Aztecan, and Numic. 2015. Uto-Aztecan Historical Linguistics at the Centennial Symposium. Society for the Study of Indigenous Languages of the Americas/Linguistic Society of America annual meetings. Portland, OR. January 8-11, 2015. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 01/08/2015.
  • Di Paolo, M.; Griffith, T.; and Hudson, B.J. Language variation, language revitalization, and traditional games: language & culture and game design. Digital Games Research Association Annual Meeting. Snowbird, Utah. August 6, 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 08/06/2014.
  • Di Paolo, M. 2014. “The Shoshoni Language from Oral Tradition to the Digital Age.” Robert Wood Leigh Lecture. Department of Anthropology. April 2, 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/02/2014.
  • Di Paolo, M. and S. Broncho. 2014. Engaging Young People in their Native Language and Culture. Invited presentation. Language & History Symposium. University of Nevada-Las Vegas. January 17-18, 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/18/2014.
  • Alzoubi, A., D. Borders, and M. Di Paolo. 2013. (NG) in Utah English. New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV) 42. October 17-20, 2013. Pittsburgh, PA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/19/2013.
  • Di Paolo, M. 2013. “Language in its Social Context/Language for Communication.” Conference on Endangered Languages and Cultures of Native America. March 8-9, 2013. Salt Lake City, UT. Conference Paper, Presented, 03/08/2013.
  • Di Paolo, M. 2013. Invited speaker. “An Overview of Utah English.” National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics. February 20, 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/20/2013.
  • Di Paolo, M. 2013. “A Reconsideration of the Uto-Aztecan Vowel Shift from a Sociophonetic Perspective.” Plenary speaker. Phonology Festa. (Joint meeting of the Tokyo Circle of Phonologists (TCP) and the Phonology Association in Kansai (PAIK)). February 16-17, 2013. Ogoto Onsen, Japan. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/17/2013.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna. 2011. “On Rebuilding a Speech Community” Conference on Endangered Languages of Native America. Salt Lake City, UT. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 04/23/2011.
  • Marianna Di Paolo. (2010) “Returning to the Texas Bible Belt.”. New Ways of Analyzing Variation 39 (NWAV 39). Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 11/16/2010.
  • Marianna Di Paolo and Malcah Yaeger-Dror. 2010. Workshop organizer. Towards Best Practices in Sociophonetics. New Ways of Analyzing Variation 39 (NWAV 39). Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 11/15/2010.
  • Marianna Di Paolo, Raichle Farrelly, Bryan Hudson, Tamrika Khvtisiashvili, Karen Marsh, Jelena Markovic, and Katherine Matsumoto-Gray. (2010) “Shoshoni Language Revitalization Project Panel.”. Conference on the Endangered Languages and Cultures of Native America (CELCNA). Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/10/2010.
  • Katherine Matsumoto-Gray, Robert D. Sykes, and Marianna Di Paolo. (2010) “Standardizing Spellings in Shoshoni/Gosiute Texts.”. Poster, Presented, 04/10/2010.
  • Marianna Di Paolo and Robert D. Sykes. (2010) “Acoustic evidence for a vowel shift in Shoshoni.”. Conference on the Endangered Languages and Cultures of Native America (CELCNA). Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 04/09/2010.
  • Marianna Di Paolo and Robert D. Sykes. (2010) “Acoustic evidence for a vowel shift in Shoshoni.”. Society for the Study of Indigenous Languages Annual Meeting. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 01/10/2010.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna, and Malcah Yaeger-Dror. Workshop organizer. 2009. Towards Best Practices in Sociophonetics. New Ways of Analyzing Variation 38 (NWAV 38). Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/15/2009.
  • Marianna Di Paolo, Fayelynn Ridesatthedoor, and Ruby Ridesatthedoor. (2009) "Goshute Language Program 2009". 2009 Governor’s Summit on Native Americans. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/03/2009.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna, Robert Sykes, and Jennifer Mitchell.“Variation in Shoshoni/Gosiute Vowels.” Invited Session: Variation in Less Commonly Studied Minority Languages. NWAV37. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/16/2008.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna, and Malcah Yaeger-Dror. 2008. Workshop organizer. Towards Best Practices in Sociophonetics, New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV) 37. Houston, TX. November 2008. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 11/15/2008.
  • Marianna Di Paolo and Fayelynn Ridesatthedoor. Goshute Language Program. 2008 Governor’s Summit on Native Americans. Vernal, UT. Sept. 24-25. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/24/2008.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna, Xinling Chen, Nancy Garcia, Tamrika Khvtisiashvili, Julia James, Katherine Matsumoto, Neil Olsen, Amber Swanson, and James Sewell. Update on the Wick R. Miller Collection Shoshoni Project. CELCNA March 28-30, 2008. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/28/2008.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna, and Malcah Yaeger-Dror. Workshop organizer: Towards Best Practices in Sociophonetics, New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV) 36. Philadelphia, PA. October 2007. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/15/2007.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna, and Julia James. “2007 Update on the Wick R. Miller Collection Shoshoni Project.” CELCNA. Salt Lake City, April 14, 2007. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 04/14/2007.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna. “Applying Sociophonetic Methods to Shoshoni Vowels.” Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting. Anaheim, CA. January 4, 2007. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 01/04/2007.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna, and Malcah Yaeger-Dror. Workshop organizer and presenter: Towards Best Practices in Sociophonetics, New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV) 35. Columbus, Ohio. November 9, 2006. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 11/09/2006.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna. “Variation in Shoshoni (ai).” Friends of Uto-Aztecan Conference. August 24. 2006. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 08/24/2006.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna, and Malcah Yaeger-Dror. Workshop organizer and presenter: Best Practices in Sociophonetics, New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV) 34. NYU, New York City. October 20, 2005. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/20/2005.
  • Di Paolo, Marianna, and Julia James. “Methods for the Preservation and Dissemination of the Gosiute/Shoshoni Materials in the Wick R. Miller Collection.” CELCNA. Salt Lake City,UT. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 04/08/2005.