Professor of English and Linguistics Rochelle Lieber has published the second edition of her textbook "Introducing Morphology" (Cambridge University Press, November 30, 2015). Morphology is the study of how words are put together. A lively introduction to the subject, this textbook is intended for undergraduates with relatively little background in linguistics.
This article reports on a sociolinguistic study conducted in the summer of 2014 in which linguistics major Melanie Platt interviewed native southern New Hampshire men and women, aged 18 to 89, listening for rhoticity (r variable) in their speech.
Professor of linguistics Rochelle Lieber has been awarded the Linguistic Society of America's Leonard Bloomfield Book Award for her book, co-authored with Laurie Bauer and Ingo Plag, The Oxford Reference Guide to English Morphology, published by Oxford University Press in August of 2013.
Rochelle Lieber, professor of English and linguistics and recipient of the 2013 Lindberg Award, will deliver the Lindberg Lecture Thursday, April 17, 2014. The highest award of the College of Liberal Arts, the Lindberg Award is given annually to an outstanding teacher and scholar in the college.