Presentations

Talks

(Nov 2022) Karim, Shuan O. Definiteness, DOM, and Ezafat: the reflexes of Proto-Indo-Iranian k-form evaluative suffixes, Paper to be presented at the 2022 conference of the European research network on linguistics and languages of the Anatolia-Caucasus-Iran-Mesopotamia area.
(Sept 2022) Karim, Shuan O. Disentangling mutually shared innovations, shared retentions, coincidence, and contact phenomena in Southern Kurdish and Gorani, Paper to be presented at the ``Minorities in the Zagros - Language & Identity'' workshop at the Goethe University Fankfurt.
(Aug 2022) Karim, Shuan O. Towards a new paradigm in Historical Syntax, Paper to be presented at the 25th International Conference on Historical Linguistics at Oxford University.
(Aug 2022) Joseph, Brian D., Shuan O. Karim, and Kakela Awai-Jennings. Historical Linguistics in High School: The Columbus Experience, Paper to be presented at the 25th International Conference on Historical Linguistics at Oxford University.
Feb 2022 Karim, Shuan O. The Kurdish Imperfective: Diachronic, Typological, and Pan-Iranian Perspectives, Invited talk in the Department of Linguistics at HSE University.
Nov 2021 Karim, Shuan O. The synchrony and dichrony of applicative morphology in Soranî Kurdish. Invited talk at the University of Arizona.
Sept 2021 Karim, Shuan O. A diachrony of Kurdish imperfective affixes. To be presented at the 5th International Conference on Kurdish Linguistics (ICKL5) at the University of Graz.
Aug 2021 Karim, Shuan O. Towards a typology of the ezafe: the Iranian ezafe as a type-raising functor. To be presented at the 5th American International Morphology Meeting at the Ohio State University.
Apr 2021 Karim, Shuan O. and Ali Salehi. Applicatives in Soranî Kurdish. Presented at the 4th Conference on Central Asian Languages and Linguistics (ConCALL4) at the University of Indiana Bloomington.
Aug 2020 Karim, Shuan O. The Diachrony of Central Kurdish Applicative Markers. Presented at the Societas Linguistica Europaea 2020 (SLE2020) WS 6: Neglected syntactic functions andnon-syntactic functions of Applicative Morphology. Bucharest, Romania.
July 2019 Karim, Shuan O. Competition between formatives and the diversity of ezafat. Presented at the 24th International Conference on Historical Linguistics (ICHL24). Canberra, Australia.
Apr 2019 Karim, Shuan O. The Origin of the ezafe Paradigm in Zazaki (and Other WesternIranian Languages). Presented at:the 2nd North American Conference on Iranian Linguistics (NACIL2). Tucson, Arizona.
Oct 2018 Karim, Shuan O. The Kurmancî tense ezafe and its Deep Roots in Western Iranian. Presented at the 8th International Conference on Iranian Linguistics. Yerevan. Armenia.

Posters

Jan 2020 Karim, Shuan O. and Ali Salehi. Soranî Valence Changing Affixes: Teetering on theboundary between morphology and syntax. Presented at the 94th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA94). New Orleans, Louisiana.
Jan 2019 Karim, Shuan O. Coincidence or Contact? Aramaic ”Ayin” and Akkadian [e]. Presented at:the 93rd Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA93). New York, New York.
Sept 2017 Karim, Shuan O. Soranî (Central Kurdish) Oblique Pronominal Markers: A Morphological Constellation. Presented at LSA: Linguistic Institute: Language Across Space and Time. Lexington, Kentucky.
Aug 2017 Karim, Shuan O. Soranî (Central Kurdish) Oblique Pronominal Markers: The Development of a Morphological Constellation. Presented at the Fourth Pavia InternationalSummer School for Indo-European Linguistics. Pavia, Italy.