Aaron & Graham
  • Associate Professor, Linguistics

Research Keywords

  • Crop Insurance
  • Aquaculture or Hydroponics

Presentations

  • Harmonic Bounding in (Noisy) Harmonic Grammar. Invited talk at Linguistics at Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz, CA. , Presented, 2020.
  • Optionality, Markedness Suppression, and the Status of Processes in Phonology. University of Utah. , Presented, 2010.
  • Peak Delay and Tonal Noniterativity. University of Southern California Phon Lunch. , Presented, 2008.
  • Processes and Optionality in Chamorro Umlaut. Stanford Phonology Workshop. , Presented, 2007.
  • Licensed Harmony in Lango. Trilateral Phonology Weekend, Berkeley, CA. , Presented, 2006.
  • Restricting Coda Clusters in Optimality Theory. Linguistics at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA. , Presented, 2004.
  • Rubin, Edward & Aaron Kaplan (2021) Segmental and Prosodic Influences on Bolognese Epenthesis. Epenthesis and Beyond, Stony Brook University, September 17. , Presented, 2021.
  • Kaplan, Aaron (2021) Serial versus Parallel Noisy HG Accounts of Eastern Andalusian Harmony. The 28th Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester, UK, May 28. , Presented, 2021.
  • Noisy HG Models of Eastern Andalusian Harmony. Sixteenth Old World Conference in Phonology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy. , Presented, 2019.
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  • Noisy HG Models of Eastern Andalusian Harmony. Analyzing Typological Structure: From Categorical to Probabilistic Phonology, Stanford Univ., September 22. , Presented, 2018.
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  • Intervening Positions in Long-Distance Positional Licensing Effects. GLOW 41, Budapest. , Presented, 2018.
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  • Imperfect Rhymes as a Measure of Phonological Similarity, UNC Spring Colloquium. , Presented, 2018.
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  • Overshoot in Positional Licensing. Western Conference on Linguistics, Boise, ID. , Presented, 2017.
  • The Limits of Positive Constraints. paper presented at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Washington, DC. , Presented, 2016.
  • Long-distance licensing in Harmonic Grammar. Paper presented at Strong Versus Weak Prosodic Positions: Possible Variation and Relevance for Grammar. Leipzig, Germany. , Presented, 2015.
  • McCarvel, Miranda and Aaron Kaplan (2014) Positional Faithfulness in Harmonic Grammar. Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Minneapolis, MN, January 2–5. , Presented, 2014.
  • Maximal Prominence in Positional Licensing. The 21st Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester, UK, May 25. , Presented, 2013.
  • Variation in Eastern Andalusian Vowel Harmony. University of North Carolina Spring Colloquium, Chapel Hill, NC, April 28. , Presented, 2012.
  • Gradualness and Harmonic Improvement without Candidate Chains in Chamorro. Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Baltimore, MD. , Presented, 2010.
  • Pretonic Non-Prominence in Chamorro Umlaut. Fifth Old World Conference in Phonology, Toulouse, France. , Presented, 2008.
  • Stress is the Trigger of Chamorro Umlaut. Mid-America Linguistics Conference, Lawrence, Kansas. , Presented, 2007.
  • Vowel Harmony in Lango: Noniterativity and Licensing. Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Anaheim, CA. , Presented, 2007.
  • Prosodic Tone with Segmental Pitch. The 32nd Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society, Berkeley, CA. , Presented, 2006.
  • Segmental Behavior of Suprasegmental Tone. Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Albuquerque, NM. , Presented, 2006.
  • Segmental Behavior of Suprasegmental Tone. Mid-Continental Workshop on Phonology 11, Ann Arbor, MI. , Presented, 2005.
  • Long-Distance Wh-Movement in Chamorro. 12th Meeting of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association, Los Angeles, CA. , Presented, 2005.
  • Vowel Length and Coda Cluster Interactions in Misantla Totonac. Penn Linguistics Colloquium 29, Philadelphia, PA. , Presented, 2005.
  • Patterns of Relativization and Recent Formulations of Markedness. 2002 UNC Linguistics Colloquium, Chapel Hill, NC. , Presented, 2002.
  • Edward Rubin & Aaron Kaplan. Lexical Selection in Bolognese Clitic Allomorphy. Poster presented at Going Romance 2021, Amsterdam, December 3. Poster, Presented, 2021.
  • Opacity in Eastern Andalusian Harmony. Annual Meeting on Phonology 2020, UC Santa Cruz, September 20. Poster, Presented, 2020.
  • Positive Positional Licensing and Overshoot in Tudanca Montañés. LSA Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT. Poster, Presented, 2018.
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  • Opportunistic Centralization in Tudanca Montañés. The 25th Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester, UK. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Long-Distance Licensing in Harmonic Grammar. presented at the American Meeting on Phonology, Vancouver, BC. Poster, Presented, 2015.
  • McCarvel, Miranda and Aaron Kaplan (2013) Positional Faithfulness in Harmonic Grammar. poster presented at Phonology 2013, Amherst, MA, November 10. Poster, Presented, 2013.
  • Bayles, Andrew, Aaron Kaplan, and Abby Kaplan (2013) Intra- and Inter-Speaker Variation in French Schwa: Implications for Theories of Optionality. poster presented at Phonology 2013, Amherst, MA, November 10. Poster, Presented, 2013.
  • McCarvel, Miranda and Aaron Kaplan (2013) Positional Faithfulness in Harmonic Grammar. poster presented at the 44th Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society, Storrs, CT, October 19. Poster, Presented, 2013.
  • Chamorro Umlaut: An Argument Against Candidate Chains. Poster, Presented, 2009.
  • Iterative Optionality and Markedness Suppression. Poster, Presented, 2009.
  • Licensing and Noniterative Harmony in Lango. Poster, Presented, 2006.
  • NP Types in Relative Clauses: Corpus Results and Reading-Time Measures. CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, Philadelphia, PA. Poster, Presented, 2001.

Languages

  • French, Fluent.

Publications

  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). The Syllable as Contour Tone Host. Phonology at Santa Cruz 7. Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). What Constitutes Privileged Positions In Vowel Harmony?. Oxford University Press. Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). Long-Distance Licensing in Harmonic Grammar. Proceedings of AMP 2015. Accepted, .
  • (date unknown). Stress is the Trigger of Chamorro Umlaut. Emily Tummons and Stephanie Lux (eds.), Proceedings of the 2007 Mid-America Linguistics Conference, Kansas Working Papers in Linguistics Vol. 30, 135-149. Accepted, .
  • (date unknown). Vowel Length and Coda Cluster Interactions in Misantla Totonac. Proceedings of the 29th Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium, Penn Linguistics Club. Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). Persistence and Opacity in Eastern Andalusian Harmony. Linguistic Society of America. Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). Tonal and Morphological Identity in Reduplication. Proceedings of the Berkeley Linguistics Society 32. Accepted, .
  • (date unknown). Licensing and Noniterative Harmony in Lango. Proceedings of NELS 37. Accepted, .
  • (date unknown). Long-Distance Wh-Movement in Chamorro. Jeffrey Heinz and Dimitris Ntelitheos (eds.), Proceedings of the Twelfth Annual Conference of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association (AFLA), UCLA Working Papers in Linguistics, 117-130. Accepted, .
  • (date unknown). Phonology at Santa Cruz 7 (with David Teeple). Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). Categorical and Gradient Ungrammaticality in Optional Processes. Language. Vol. 97, 703-731. Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). Overshoot in Licensing-Driven Harmony. Phonology. Vol. 36, 605-626. Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). Maximal Prominence and a Theory of Possible Licensors. Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 33.4, 1235-1270. Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). Variation through Markedness Suppression. Phonology 28.3, 331-370. Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). Harmonic Improvement without Candidate Chains in Chamorro. Linguistic Inquiry 42.4, 631-650. Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). Local Optionality with Partial Orders. Phonology 33.2:285–324. Accepted, .
  • Aaron Kaplan (date unknown). Positional Licensing, Asymmetric Trade-Offs, and Gradient Constraints in Harmonic Grammar. Phonology. Vol. 35, 247-286. Accepted, .
  • Miranda McCarvel (date unknown). Positional Faithfulness in Harmonic Grammar. Journal of Linguistics. Vol. 55, 12-159. Accepted, .