The 47th annual meeting of the North East Linguistics Society is being held at the University of Massachusetts Amherst from October 16th to 18th. The program is available here. Of interest:
Will Oxford (Ph.D. 2014, now at the University of Manitoba): "Person dissimilation in the derivation of agreement alternations"
Yining Nie (MA 2015, now at New York University): "Why is there NOM-NOM but no ERG-ERG?"
Michela Ippolito (Faculty): "Indefinite Pronouns"
Clarissa Forbes (Ph.D.): "Aggressively ergative agreement in Gitksan"