Conlangery #113: Applicatives

Conlangery 113 medallionDavid Peterson joins us to talk about applicatives, and to talk a little about his book.

Top of Show Greeting: Zametulian


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Conlangery #112: The Conlanging film with Britton Watkins

Conlangery 112 medallionIn this very special episode, we interview Britton Watkins about his upcoming documentary Conlanging: The Art of Crafting Tongues while his husband films us for said documentary. Keep your eye out for their crowdfunding to start, and look forward to seeing our faces when the film is released next year.

You can see information on the documentary here.

Top of Show Greeting: Rennic

Moving to new hosting — expect hiccups

Just pushing out a quick announcement: Conlangery is currently moving to new audio hosting. It looks like the first 31 episodes are going to be unavailable for a little bit. There may also be odd hiccups with the feed. Should clear up quickly, though.

EDIT: Migration should be complete now. If anyone has feed issues, let me know.

Conlangery SHORTS #19: Kinship in Henan Mandarin

Conlangery Shorts 19 medallionGeorge discusses his own observations about the use of kinship terms in his wife’s village in Henan province, China.

NOTE: We’re going to change how our audio is hosted soon. This might mean some oddness in the feeds in the coming weeks.

Conlangery #111: Interview with JS Bangs

Conlangery 111 medallionToday we have a long talk with author and conlanger JS Bangs about conlanging, worldbuilding, and writing.

Top of the Show Greeting: Praseo

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Conlangery #110: Copulae

Conlangery 110 medallionToday Christophe joins us as we talk all about copulas, or copulae, however you want to talk about them.

Special mention: Intro video for Britton’s new film Conlanging

Top of Show Greeting: Dutch (submitted anonymously)

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Conlangery SHORTS #18: Noun Classification in Palikúr

Conlangery Shorts 18 medallionThis episode, William tells us about the noun classifications in Palikúr, a language with both gender and numeral classifers (once thought impossible) and a couple other classifications aside.

EDIT: An earlier version of the shownotes linked to the JSTOR page of the Aikenvald and Green paper. The new link goes to a page where you can download the paper directly.

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Conlangery #109: Kataputi

Conlangery 109 medallionToday we review the Akana conlang Kataputi.

In other news, the Sixth Language Creation Conference happened. Links below. Also, George is getting his Masters.

Top of Show Greeting: Old English/Anglo-Saxon (translated and read by Scott Brewer)

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Announced bits

Conlangery #108: Obviation

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Bianca joins us today for an episode on obviation, just another option for managing discourse while clarifying who does what to who. Also, we have a couple interesting digressions on direct/inverse verb agreement systems and George’s hindsight on the appropriateness of a certain story.

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Conlangery #107: Moten

Conlangery 107 medallionChristophe Grandsire-Koevoets comes on to talk about his conlang Moten.

Top of Show Greeting: Nærut Nɑnɑ́rɑ

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