HIRAIWA Ken

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Name
HIRAIWA Ken
URL
https://gyoseki.meijigakuin.ac.jp/mguhp/KgApp?kyoinId=ymdegegsggy
Affiliation
Meiji Gakuin University
Section
Faculty of Letters, Department of English
Degree
Ph.D in Linguistics(Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT))

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
 - 
Mar 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Department of Linguistics and Philosophy Visiting Scholar
 
Apr 2016
 - 
Mar 2017
Researcher
 
2008
 - 
2009
University of Victoria Department of Linguistics Assistant Professor of Linguistics
 
2005
 - 
2007
New York University Department of Linguistics Visiting Scholar
 
2003
 - 
2004
University of Ghana Department of Linguistics and Philosophy Visiting Scholar
 

Education

 
Sep 1999
 - 
Feb 2005
Linguistics, Department of Linguistics and Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
 

Committee Memberships

 
Jan 2008
 - 
Today
Syntax: A Journal of Theoretical, Experimental, and Interdisciplinary Research  (Editorial Board)
 
Jan 2016
 - 
Today
Glossa: A Journal of General Linguistics  (Editorial Board)
 
Sep 2013
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Oct 2015
Lingua  (Editorial Board)
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2016
ALGaD (African Language Grammars and Dictionaries)  (Series Co-Editor-in-Chief)
 

Published Papers

 
Bare Indeterminates in Uncondionals
Kimiko Nakanishi
The Proceedings of 94th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America      Mar 2020   [Refereed]
To appear
The Origin and Architecture of Existential Indeterminates in Okinawan
Ken Hiraiwa
The Proceedings of 94th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America      Mar 2020   [Refereed]
To appear
Intervention Effects and (Bare) Indeterminates
Kimiko Nakanishi
The Proceedings of Japanese/Korean Linguistics 27      Dec 2020   [Refereed]
To appear
Free Choice and Existential Indeterminates in Japanese as Hidden Clauses
Kimiko Nakanishi
The Proceedings of WAFL 15      Dec 2020   [Refereed]
Ken Hiraiwa and Yoshiaki Kobayashi
Syntax      Oct 2019   [Refereed]
Ken Hiraiwa
The Proceedings of 93rd Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America      Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Negative . . . Concord or Polarity?: NSIs in Okinawan
Ken Hiraiwa
Proceedings of Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics 14   77-90   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Unary/Binary-NEG Structures of NPIs and Reduplication in Buli
Ken Hiraiwa and George Akanlig-Pare
Proceedings of ACAL49      May 2019   [Refereed]
Glossa   3(1)(132)    Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Ken Hiraiwa
Snippets      Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Labeling Roots and Pronouns
Proceedings of NELS47   47(2) 79-88   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
George Akanlig-Pare, Sam Atintono, Adams Bodomo, Komlan Essizewa, and Husheini Hudu
Glossa: A Journal of General Linguistics   2910(27)    Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Frontiers in Psychology   8:351    Mar 2017   [Refereed]
On So-Called "So-Called "So-Called Pronouns""
A Pesky Set   233-242   Feb 2017   [Invited]
Natural Language & Linguistic Theory   1345-1387   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
The QP Syntax: Noun Class, Case, and Augment
Proceedings of NELS 45   2 1-11   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Decomposition of Indefinite Pronouns
The Proceedings of the Workshop on Syntax and Semantics   53-68   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Hiroko Yamakido (ed.)
Journal of Linguistics   48(2) 345-388   Jun 2012   [Refereed]
Shin-ichiro Ishihara
Syntax: A Journal of Theoretical, Experimental, and Interdisciplinary Research   15(2) 142-180   Jun 2012   [Refereed]
Kuroda's Left-Headedness Revisted
The 20th Japanese/Korean Linguistics   321-336   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
The Syntactic OCP
The Proceedings of the 11th Tokyo Conference on Psycholinguistics (TCP 2010)   35-56   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
Natural Language & Linguistic Theory   28(3) 723-770   Sep 2010   [Refereed]
Syntax   13(2) 133-164   Jun 2010   [Refereed]
Adams Bodomo
Lingua   120(4) 953-983   Apr 2010   [Refereed]
Theoretical Linguistics   36(2/3) 189-198   Jan 2010   [Refereed]
Kakarimusubi in Okinawan and Its Microparametric Implications
Snippets   19 13-14   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
The Head-Internal Relativization Parameter in Gur
The Proceedings of the NELS 38 (Volume 1)   297-310   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
A Note on the Typology of Head-Internal Relativization
The Proceedings of Conference on Language Documentation and Linguistic Theory 2 (EDLT2)   123-131   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
Object Sharing as Symmetric Sharing: Evidence from Dagaare
Adams Bodomo
The Proceedings of the WCCFL 26   243-251   Dec 2008   [Refereed]
Adams Bodomo
Natural Language & Linguistic Theory   26(4) 795-832   Dec 2008   [Refereed]
The Morphosyntax of the EPP and C in Buli
The Proceedings of the NELS35 (Volume 2)   267-278   Jan 2005   [Refereed]
Predicate Clefts in Buli: Categories and Phases
Linguistic Analysis   32(3/4) 544-583   Jun 2005   [Refereed]
Linguistic Analysis
Indeterminate-Agreement: Some Consequences for the Case System
Minimalist Approaches to Clause Structure (MITWPL #50)   93-128   Jan 2005   [Refereed]
Relativization in Dagaare
Adams Bodomo
Journal of Dagaare Studies   4 53-75   Jan 2004   [Refereed]
Relativization in Buli
Studies in Buli Grammar. Working Papers on Endangered and Less Familiar Languages #4 (WPELFL 4)   45-84   May 2003   [Refereed]
Eliminating PBC: Multiple Spell-Out, Scrambling and the Edge Operation
The Proceedings of the 26th Penn Linguistics Colloquium   9(1) 89-103   Feb 2003   [Refereed]
Nominative-Genitive Conversion Revisited
Japanese/Korean Linguistics 10   546-559   Oct 2002   [Refereed]
Missing Links: Cleft, Sluicing and 'No da' Construction in Japanese
Shin-ichiro Ishihara
The Proceedings of HUMIT 2001 (MITWPL #43)   35-54   May 2002   [Refereed]
Facets of Case: on the Nature of the Double-O Constraint
The Proceedings of the 3rd Tokyo Conference on Psycholinguistics (TCP 2002)   139-163   Mar 2002   [Refereed]
EPP: Object Shift and Stylistic Fronting in Scandinavian
The Proceedings of the 20th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL20)   290-303   Jan 2002   [Refereed]
On Nominative-Genitive Conversion
A Few From Building E39 (MITWP #39)   66-123   Nov 2001   [Refereed]
Multiple Agree and the Defective Intervention Constraint in Japanese
The Proceedings of the MIT-Harvard Joint Conference (HUMIT 2000)   67-80   May 2001   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Theoretical Linguistics and Field Linguistics
Japanese Linguistics   (5) 60-67   Apr 2011   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Bare Indeterminates in Japanese
Kimiko Nakanishi and Ken Hiraiwa (Part:Joint Work)
Nov 2019   ISBN:978-4-7589-2280-7
Internally Headed Relative Clauses
Wiley-Blackwell   Dec 2017   ISBN:978-1-118-35872-6
Glossa: A Special Collection on Internally-Headed Relative Clauses
Ubiquity Press   Sep 2016   
Guest Editor for the Special Collection on Internally Headed Relative Clauses
The Syntax of Numerals in Language
Nov 2016   ISBN:978-4-7589-2224-1
Constraining Doubling
Chapter X of Identity Relations in Grammar
Mouton de Gruyter   Jun 2014   ISBN:978-1-61451-811-2
Kuniya Nasukawa and Henk van Riemsdijk (eds.)
Minimalist Approaches to Clause Structure (MITWPL #50)
Joey Sabbagh (Part:Joint Editor)
MITWPL, Cambridge, MA   Jan 2005   
The Proceedings of the FAJL4 (MITWPL #41)
María Cristina Cuervo, Daniel Harbour, Shinichiro Ishihara (Part:Joint Work)
MITWPL, Cambridge, MA   Nov 2002   
co-editor

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The Origin and Architecture of Existential Quantifiers in Okinawan
The 94th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America   4 Jan 2020   LSA
Bare Indeterminates in Unconditionals
Kimiko Nakanishi
The 94th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America   2 Jan 2020   LSA
Decomposing Indeterminate Pronouns and Composing Indefinite Pronouns [Invited]
TEAL 11   3 Jun 2017   
Bare Indeterminates and Intervention Effects
Kimiko Nakanishi
Japanese/Korean Linguistics 27   18 Oct 2019   
Bare Indeterminates in Japanese
Kimiko Nakanishi
Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics 15   26 Sep 2019   
On the Singularity of Indeterminates in Japanese: A Case of Number Distinction without Classifiers
3 Jan 2019   
Negative . . . Concord or Polarity?: Rethinking the NCI/NPI Partition from Okinawan
Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics 14   18 Oct 2018   MIT
Indeterminate Syntax in Japanese [Invited]
Grammar Seminar   2 Nov 2017   
Syntax of Ellipsis, Pro-Form, and Haplology: Evidence from Japanese and Okinawan [Invited]
East Asian Linguistics Seminar   1 Nov 2017   
Decompising Indeterminate Pronouns and Composing Indefinite Pronouns [Invited]
TEAL11   3 Jun 2017   
Some Consequences of the Labeling Algorithm
20 May 2017   
Decomposing Indeterminates and Composing Indefinite Pronouns [Invited]
NYU Brown Bag Talk Series   4 Nov 2016   NYU
Labeling Roots and Pronouns
NELS 47   15 Oct 2016   
Disjunction and Question in Dagaare
Adams Bodomo
A Workshop on Questions   1 Oct 2015   
The Syntax of Deletion, Pronominalization, and Contraction [Invited]
Fuji Women's University   29 Jun 2015   
A Comparative Syntax of Indefinite QPs and Augmentless Nominals in Japanese and Bantu
NELS 45   1 Nov 2014   
Number Systems and the Faculty of Language -Issues in Number, Numerals, Agreement, and Beyond-
Symposium on Number   25 Oct 2014   
Animacy Agreement and Case in Shuri Okinawan
TEAL 9   25 Sep 2014   
Case/Agreement and Animacy in Ryukyuan (Shuri Okinawan) [Invited]
ICU Syntax Lecture Series   24 Apr 2014   
Coordination and the Head Parameter
Yukiko Chino
The 88th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America   4 Jan 2014   
Pro-form and Deletion [Invited]
MieU Mini Workshop on Syntax   26 Dec 2013   
Decomposition and Case/Agreement
The 31st Annual Meeting of the English Linguistic Society of Japan   10 Nov 2013   
NP-Ellipsis: A Comparative Syntax of Japanese and Shuri Okinawan [Invited]
National Tsing Hua University Linguistics Colloquium   30 Oct 2013   
Universals and Parameters in Head-Internal Relativization [Invited]
Workshop on Internally Headed Relative Constructions   25 Oct 2012   
Modification and Decomposition of Indefinite Pronouns
Workshop on Syntax and Semantics   8 Sep 2012   
The Arithmetic Structure of the Numeral System in Dagaare
50 Years of Linguistics at MIT   9 Dec 2011   
Kuroda's "Left-headedness" Revisited
Japanese/Korean Linguistics 20   2 Oct 2010   
The Mechanism of Inverted Relativization in Japanese. [Invited]
TCP Workshop   14 Mar 2010   
Root Embedded Clauses: Genesis and Derivation [Invited]
The English Literary Society of Japan, Kansai Annual Meeting   20 Dec 2008   
Multiple Spell-Out and PF: A Case of the Double-o Constraint [Invited]
University of British Columbia Linguistics Colloquium   17 Oct 2008   
Multiple Spell-Out and PF: A Case of the Double-o Constraint [Invited]
Generative Lyceum   28 Jun 2008   
Bare Indeterminates in Japanese [Invited]
Kimiko Nakanishi
Generative Lyceum   28 Jun 2008   
Multiple Spell-Out and PF: A Case of the Double-o Constraint [Invited]
The University of Ryukyus Linguistics Colloquium   15 Jun 2008   
Bare Indeterminates in Japanese
Kimiko Nakanishi
Workshop on Syntax and Its Interfaces   21 May 2008   
Spelling Out the Double-o Constraint: Phases and Case [Invited]
University of Washington Linguistics Colloquium   1 May 2008   
he Head-internal Relativization Parameter in Gur: D and EPP
NELS 38   27 Oct 2007   
(A)symmetries and (Dis)agreement [Invited]
Tohoku Gakuin University   8 Sep 2007   
Syntactic Relations: Limits and Fits within the UG [Invited]
The 79th Annual Meeting of the English Literary Society of Japan   18 May 2007   
Object-Sharing as Symmetric Sharing: Evidence from Serial Verb Constructions and Predicate Clefting
Adams Bodomo
WCCFL 26   28 Apr 2007   
Nominative-Genitive Conversion 35 Years After: The Syntax of C-T [Invited]
UCLA Linguistics Colloquium   23 Feb 2007   
Nominative-Genitive Conversion 35 Years After: The Syntax of C-T [Invited]
University of Victoria Linguistics Colloquium   12 Feb 2007   
Head-Internal Relative Clauses in Gur Languages: Micro and Macro Perspectives [Invited]
Swarthmore Linguistics Colloquium   4 Nov 2006   
(Multiple) Cleft in Japanese [Invited]
Shin Ishihara
UCSC Linguistics Colloquium   4 May 2006   
Decomposing Relative Pronouns in Kabiye
Annual Conference on African Linguistics 37   6 Apr 2006   
Predicate Focus in Gur and Kwa: A Comparative Study of Buli, Dagaare, and Yoruba.
International Conference on Focus in African Languages. ZAS (Project P7) and SFB 632 (Humboldt University, Berlin, and the University of Potsdam)   6 Oct 2005   
(A)symmetries in Agreement [Invited]
Generative Lyceum   11 Jun 2005   
Focusing on Predicates in Buli: Some Issues in Minimalist Theorizing [Invited]
HKU Linguistics Colloquium   17 May 2005   
Multiple Cleft and Sluicing in Japanese [Invited]
Shin Ishihara
University of Tokyo Linguistics Colloquium   26 Nov 2004   
C: Its Morphosyntax and Locality in Buli [Invited]
Generative Lyceum   20 Nov 2004   
Predicate Cleft in Buli: The Design of Clausal Symmetry and Nominalization [Invited]
Tohoku University Linguistics Colloquium   17 Nov 2004   
Predicate Focus and CP/DP Parallelism in Buli
The 22nd Annual Meeting of the English Linguistic Society of Japan   13 Nov 2004   
The Morphosyntax of C and Locality of EPP in Buli.
NELS 35   23 Oct 2004   
Dimensions of Agreement [Invited]
CUNY Syntax Supper   14 Sep 2004   
Predicate Cleft in Buli [Invited]
Sonderforschungsbereich 632 Information Structure: The linguistic means for structuring utterances, sentences and texts   10 Aug 2004   
The Syntax of Head-Internal Relativization in Gur
The Syntax of the World's Languages (SWL 1)   5 Aug 2004   
The Morphosyntax of the A-bar Dependency in Buli
The 4th World Congress of African Linguistics (WOCAL 4) and the 34th Annual Conference on African Linguistics (ACAL 34)   22 Jun 2003   
Derivational Simultaneity.
The 20th Anniversary Meeting of the English Linguistic Society of Japan   15 Nov 2002   
Multiple Agree
GLOW 2002 Workshop: Tools in Linguistic Theory (TiLT) 2002   8 Apr 2002   
Indeterminate-Agreement and Varieties of Raising
WCCFL 21   5 Apr 2002   
Accepted but not presented
Remarks on Case
The 3rd Tokyo Conference on Psycholinguistics (TCP 2002)   15 Mar 2002   
Eliminating PBC: Multiple Spell-Out, Long-distance Scrambling and the Edge Operation
The 26th Penn Linguistics Colloquium.   1 Mar 2002   
Missing Links: Cleft, Sluicing and 'No-Da' Construction in Japanese
Shin Ishihara
The MIT-Harvard Joint Conference on Language Research (HUMIT 2001).   8 Sep 2001   
EPP and Object Shift in the Scandinavian Languages
The 16th Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop (CGSW16)   5 May 2001   
EPP and Object Shift in the Scandinavian Languages: Localization of Locality
WCCFL 20   23 Feb 2001   
Case and Agree in Japanese
The 18th Annual Meeting of the English Linguistic Society of Japan Workshop Case in Japanese and Its Implications for Minimalist Syntax.   18 Nov 2000   
Nominative-Genitive Conversion Revisited.
The 10th Anniversary Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference   13 Oct 2000   
Multiple Agree and the Defective Intervention Constraint in Japanese
The MIT-Harvard Joint Conference on Language Research (HUMIT 2000)   31 Aug 2000   
Nominative-Genitive Conversion, Feature Checking, and the Syntax of Verbal Inflection in Japanese.
The 117th Annual Meeting of Linguistic Society of Japan   31 Oct 1998   

Association Memberships

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
The Syntax of Root Clauess
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2013
The A-bar Syntax of the Shuri Okinawan Language and Universal Grammar: A Preliminary Study
University of Victoria: 
Project Year: Jun 2008 - Aug 2008
Ken Hale Fellowship (Fieldwork Research on the Syntax of Buli)
MIT: 
Project Year: Jun 2003 - Jun 2004