Today at () our team will present research on phoneme mapping and source-language selection in transfer learning for TTS in under-resourced languages. Full paper here

The penultimate chapter of our book is now available ahead-of-print : “Language use and variation within the linguistic minorities of Southern Italy” written by Manuela Pellegrino + Maria Olimpia Squillaci 🇬🇷🇮🇹📕

Fully-funded in the Netherlands 🇳🇱 Does have any impact on political sanctions & international relations?🔦🔐🗺 Deadline 7/17. Pls share.

Psyched that my team has a paper accepted at
INTERSPEECH22 in South Korea 🇰🇷 — we will be discussing automatic detection of sarcasm:

“Deep CNN-based Inductive Transfer Learning for Sarcasm Detection in Speech” (Gao, Nayak, Coler)

This is food violence — deeply offensive on a gustatory level. I wouldn’t be surprised if this was a covert PETA ad. If so, brilliant.

The Fryske Akademy (Fryslân NL) is hiring a software developer — great place to work! Apply before June 15 2022!

Hasto nei 1 juny 2020 in skreaun oer in ûnderwerp op it mêd fan ’e Fryske en ? Doch dan mei oan ús skripsjepriisfraach en wa wit winsto €1000! Ynstjoere kin oant 1 juny 2022:

interested in synthesizing under-resourced languages? Check out the exciting research of my PhD student, recently featured in the university magazine

Matt Coler boosted

Is there a text to speech tool out there that can do ipa? Like, *all* of the ipa?

Here’s a link to a pre-print of my article on Trilingual modality: “Towards an analysis of mood and modality in Aymara, Quechua and Castellano Andino as a joint systematic concept”
“Castellano Andino reflects and mood by illustrating the emerging strategies used to express the modal values in Aymara and Quechua grammar on different structural levels.“

The University of Verona and the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano have currently opened 6 within their joint Ph.D. programme in . Selected Ph.D. candidates will receive a 3-year fellowship. For information about the research areas and faculty members involved in the programme see:

Interested in , , and ? Check out our book “Sensory experiences: Exploring meaning and the senses”
We explore sensation/perception, cognition, language + tech w/ methodological concerns e.g. stimuli design, experimental protocol, ecological validity, etc.
Sadly not open access but ask me for a pre-print!

Excited that my book with Andrew Nevins "Contemporary research in minority and diaspora languages of Europe" (Language Science Press) is nearly complete! Download it here for free!

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