Publications

  • Buell, Leston C. , Kristina Riedel & Jenneke van der Wal. 2011. What the Bantu languages can tell us about word order and movement. In Leston C. Buell, Kristina Riedel & Jenneke van der Wal (eds.), Lingua 121, 689-701.
  • Buell, Leston C., Kristina Riedel & Jenneke van der Wal (eds.). 2011. Movement and Word Order in Bantu [Special Issue] (Lingua 121(5)). .
  • Downing, Laura J. 2011. Bantu Tone. In Marc van Oostendorp, Colin J. Ewen, Elizabeth Hume & Keren Rice (eds.), The Blackwell companion to phonology, 5 vols., chapter 114 (vol. 5). Malden, MA & Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Downing, Laura J. 2011. The prosody of ‘dislocation’ in selected Bantu languages. In Leston Buell, Kristina Riedel & Jenneke van der Wal (eds.), Movement and Word Order in Bantu [Special Issue], Lingua 121(5), 772-786.
  • Downing, Laura J. 2010. An Edge-based approach to the alignment of syntactic phases and prosodic phrases. Transactions of the Philological Society 108:3, Special issue on the Prosody-Syntax Connection. 352-369.
  • Downing, Laura J. 2010. Accent in African Languages. In Rob W. N. Goedemans, Harry G. van der Hulst & Ellen A. van Zanten (eds.), A Survey of Word Accentual Patterns in the Languages of the World, 381-427. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
  • Downing, Laura J. 2010. Prosodic phrasing in relative clauses: A comparative look at Zulu, Chewa and Tumbuka. In Karsten Legère & Christina Thornell (eds.), Bantu Languages: Analyses, Description and Theory, 17-29. Köln: Rüdiger Köppe.
  • Downing, Laura J.. 2011. Introduction. In Laura J. Downing (ed.), Questions in Bantu Languages: Prosodies and Positions, ZASPiL 55, 1-6. Berlin: ZAS.
  • Downing, Laura J.. 2011. Wh-questions in Chewa and Tumbuka: positions and prosodies. In Laura J. Downing (ed.), Questions in Bantu Languages: Prosodies and Positions, ZASPiL 55, 23-46. Berlin: ZAS.
  • Downing, Laura J. & Al Mtenje. 2011. Prosodic phrasing of Chichewa relative clauses. Journal of African Languages and Linguistics 32. 65-111.
  • Downing, Laura J. & Al Mtenje. 2011. Un-Wrap-ing prosodic phrasing in Chichewa. In Nicole Dehé, Ingo Feldhausen & Shinichiro Ishihara (eds.), Lingua 121 (13), 1965-1986.
  • Downing, Laura J. & Al Mtenje. 2010. The prosody of relative clauses in Chewa. In Laura J. Downing, Annie Rialland, Cédric Patin & Kristina Riedel (eds.), Papers from the Workshop on Bantu Relative Clauses, 53-67. Berlin: ZASPiL 53.
  • Downing, Laura J. & Lisa Cheng. 2012. Against FocusP: Evidence from Durban Zulu. In Ivona Kučerová & Ad Neeleman (eds.), Contrasts and Positions in Information Structure, 247-266. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Downing, Laura J. & Lisa Cheng. 2010. Locative relatives in Durban Zulu. In Laura J. Downing, Annie Rialland, Cédric Patin & Kristina Riedel (eds.), Papers from the Workshop on Bantu Relative Clauses, 33-51. Berlin: ZASPiL.
  • Downing, Laura J. & Maarten Mous. 2011. Challenges of Cushitic reduplication for Generalized Template Theory. Brill's Annual of Afroasiatic Languages and Linguistics 3. 82-110.
  • Downing, Laura J. (ed.). 2011. Questions in Bantu Languages: Prosodies and Positions (ZASPiL 55). Berlin: ZAS.
  • Downing, Laura J., Annie Rialland, Cédric Patin, Kristina Riedel. 2010. Introduction. In Laura J. Downing, Annie Rialland, Cédric Patin & Kristina Riedel (eds.), Papers from the Workshop on Bantu Relative Clauses, 1-6. Berlin: ZASPiL 53.
  • Downing, Laura J., Annie Rialland, Jean-Marc Beltzung, Sophie Manus, Cédric Patin & Kristina Riedel. 2010. Papers from the workshop on Bantu relative clauses (ZAS Papers in Linguistics). Berlin: ZAS.
  • Riedel, Kristina. 2010. Relative clauses in Haya. In Laura J. Downing, Annie Rialland, Jean-Marc Beltzung, Sophie Manus, Cédric Patin & Kristina Riedel (eds.), Papers from the Workshop on Bantu Relative Clauses (ZAS Papers in Linguistics 53), 211-225. Berlin: ZAS.
  • Riedel, Kristina & Cédric Patin. 2011. Question structure and intonation in Fipa. In Laura J. Downing (ed.), Questions in Bantu languages: prosodies and positions (ZAS Papers in Linguistics 55), 211-225.




Funding

French-German cooperative research project

Funding period

2009-15.09.2012

Principal investigators

Dr. Laura J. Downing (Berlin) & Dr. Annie Rialland (Paris)