Winter Quarter 2018 events

Friday, January 12, 1 PM Practice Job Talk: Colin Halverson (Postdoctoral Fellow, Vanderbilt University; PhD ’16) Tentative Title: Translating Uncertainty in Diagnosis Colin Halverson, a recent graduate of UChicago’s Anthropology PhD program, will present a preliminary version of his[…]

Oct 5: Welcome Party

Please join us at the Linguistic Anthropology Lab next week on Thursday (10/5/2017)  to celebrate the new academic year and to welcome a new cohort of linguistic anthropologists: Linguistic Anthropology Lab Welcome Party Thursday (10/5),[…]

Jun 2, How To: Scrivener + Party

Anna Weichselbraun (Anthro PhD ’16) will be returning to do a Scrivener skill share with the lab, 1:30pm (note time!) this Friday. Sure to be helpful for anyone who wants to improve their write-up workflow. And[…]

May 12 Data Session

Join us at 12:30pm on Friday, for a data session with Yukun Zeng (Anthropology).  Note the later than usual time! He will be talking about 1) The variety of ways to transcribe Mandarin 2) The scale[…]

RX 5 Audio Editor Resources

Thanks to everyone who came out to Constantine Nakassis’s session on using RX 5 to clean up audio! The resources discussed during the session are now posted in the Resources page of this website. As[…]

Terra Edwards visit

Hello all, As you have likely already heard, Professor Terra Edwards will be visiting this Friday from Gallaudet to present her work on the divergence between visual American Sign Language (ASL) and protactile American Sign[…]

Feb 17 Data Session

For this week’s data session, Britta Ingrebretson presents a transcript of coffee shop conversation with three young women in China for a discussion on women’s attitudes toward regional stereotypes and gender. This will likely be[…]

Feb 3 Data Session

Join us Friday at 12:30 (note time!) for a data session with Bill Feeney (Anthropology). He writes: “This will be a screening and discussion of a wildly popular 2015 comedic routine by the Japanese duo[…]

Jan 27 ELAN How-To

CHD graduate students Amanda Brown and Laura Horton will be presenting on how to use ELAN. They are well-versed in using ELAN for synchronizing motion capture data and annotating sign language in video data, respectively.[…]