Events Schedule

Friday, July 6

Meetup at Sather Gate / guided tour around UC Berkeley & area – 1:30pm
Dinner at Long Life Vegi House – 5pm

Saturday, July 7

Opening – 8am

Morning session – 9am
David Salo – Giving Historical Depth to Language Construction
John Quijada – Language Personalities: How the Interplay of Phonology, Phonotactics and Morpho-phonology Creates a Linguistic Aesthetic
Lila Sadkin – Tenata: Dissolving Lexical Categories
Jim Henry – Glossotechnia

Lunch / (Language Game) Glossotechnia – 1pm

Afternoon session – 1:45pm
David J. Peterson – The Evolution of Sidaan
Donald Boozer – Drushek: The Sound of No Voice Speaking
(Workshop) Conlanging 101: Intro & Advanced Vocabulary Generation
(Panel) Applications of Language Creation in Pedagogy
Time for any followup questions of anyone not yet asked

Close – 5pm

Dinner off campus – 6pm

Sunday, July 8

Opening – 8am

Morning session – 9am
Jeff Burke – Reverse engineering of phonological change
John Clifford – The Problems with Success: What happens when an opinionated conlang meets its speakers
Sylvia Sotomayor – Verblessness in Kelen
Gabriel Koulikov – The Linguistic Reinforcement of Worldview: Lexical/phonological structure and grammatical paradigms in Baseline Bipentahexadecimal
James Gang – My Right-Brain Verbotomy: How creating invented words changed the way I think

Lunch / (Language Game) Verbotomy – 1pm

Afternoon session – 1:45pm
Clint Hutchison – Universal Semantic Markers
(Panel) Conlang Relay
Time for any followup questions of anyone not yet asked
(Panel) Incorporating Conlangs into Your Life

Close – 5pm

Dinner off campus – 6pm