emily walker manetta


Associate Professor of Linguistics
University of Vermont

Department of Anthropology, Program in Linguistics
509 Williams Hall
72 University Place
Burlington, VT 04505
USA

Email: emily.manetta at uvm.edu

**on sabbatical AY 2014-2015**

Research Interests: Comparative Syntax of Indic Languages (especially Hindi-Urdu and Kashmiri); Wh-movement and the A-bar system; Rightward scrambling and complementation; Indic verbal complexes (causatives, passives)


Curriculum Vitae [ pdf ]


current projects

Peripheries in Kashmiri and Hindi-Urdu (book)
     2011. John Benjamins.        [publishers site]

The causative verbal domain and the Kashmiri causative
       2014. Syntax 17:3.          [ pdf ]

Rightward Scrambling in Hindi-Urdu
      2012, Linguistic Inquiry 43:1, 43-74.     [ pdf ]

Wh-expletives in Hindi-Urdu: the vP phase
     2010. Linguistic Inquiry 41 (1).        [pdf]

Unexpected Left Dislocation: an English Corpus Study
      2007. Journal of Pragmatics 39 (5).         [ pdf ]

Dissertation: Peripheries in Kashmiri and Hindi-Urdu
University of California, Santa Cruz (June 2006)

New Projects and Downloads
Handouts, manuscripts, Anthropology writing and older Linguistics downloads


teaching and other interests

LING 166/ANTH 142 Syntax

ANTH 028/LING 028 Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology

ANTH 276 Advanced Topics in Linguistics

Philosophy of Teaching

Salaam Baalak Trust (New Delhi, India)

Jamghat (New Delhi, India)