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Presentation on air

Post @ 0:06:40 | Research

I have uploaded a video of my presentation at OnLI 2 (Belfast, 2 Dec 2010) on USTREAM.
The handout is also available from the "File" tab on the left.


Dissertation 2006

Post @ 22:39:17 | Research

I posted the abstract of my 2006 dissertation at Linguist List (without knowing that it is sent as a message!). To download the files (Part 1-3), please click the "File" tab on the left. You should search the files with the keyword "dissertation" because they were posted a year ago. Sorry for the inconvenience!


ELSJ Spring Forum 2008

Post @ 23:47:57 | Research

I have been working as one of the organizers of ELSJ Spring Forum 2008, which is to be held by English Linguistics Society of Japan on April 26-27 at Tokyo University of Foreign Studies. Call for papers is available at:
The deadline for abstract is January 1st, 2008. Why don' you come over to this beautiful Japan!


Phonology Forum 2007 at Odori, Sapporo

Post @ 23:02:13 | Research

I will give a talk at Phonology Forum 2007 on Aug 27 at Odori, Sapporo. For the detail of the Forum, go to the website:
My talk will be about my dissertation. I hope to see you in Sapporo!


Presentation in September

Post @ 22:48:45 | Research

I will present papers at
2nd International Symposium on Discourse?Prosody Interfaces (Geneva) and
Association for Linguistic Typology 7th Biennial Meeting (Paris) in September.
(Provisional) programmes are available at:



Post @ 0:09:29 | Research

I handed copies of my dissertation to the binding company. I will hand them in on Dec 19. Thank you very much for guiding me, supporting me, and teaching me. I have uploaded the Acknowledgments of my dissertation. Please check it at "File" and let me know if your name is not listed!


The degree of word-initial low tone in Japanese

Post @ 5:11:54 | Research

You can download the handout for ASA-ASJ Joint meeting at Honolulu, Hawaii on Nov 29. Please click "File" on the left.



Post @ 21:49:54 | Research

I am very glad to know that two of my papers are cited in Neeleman and van de Koot (2006) "On syntactic and phonological representations" Lingua 116:10, 1524-1552. But my name is spelled as "Tokizaki, I." on page 1551. No, I am Hisao Tokizaki. It should be "Tokizaki, H." Thanks!


Talk at Tokyo Circle of Phonologists

Post @ 14:50:21 | Research

I gave a talk yesterday at Tokyo Circle of Phonologists, held at Tokyo University, Komaba. The title is "Why do OV languages have CV syllable structure?" If you are interested, please click the "File" tab to download the handout.



Post @ 23:22:32 | Research

I gave a talk at the defense of my dissertation, "Linearizing Structure with Silence: A Theory of Syntax-Phonology Interface" to be submitted to The University of Tsukuba, 2006. The handout of the talk has been uploaded. Please click the "File" tab to download the pdf file.