Jaylen Pittman

Graduate Student

Specialization

Referential pragmatics, discourse, grammatical theory, semantics, computational-quantitative approaches to linguistics (NLU, ASR, corpus linguistics, semantic modeling) sociocultural linguistics and sociolinguistics;  philosophies and histories of linguistics, cognitive science; honorification in Korean and Sinitic, anaphora in Archaic Chinese and Mandarin, logophoricity in Kwa languages, "discourse particles" cross-linguistically, linguistic pragmatics of gaslighting, reference-tracking in Southern Min, reference-tracking in African American English; history of African American English