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A study in Language reconstructs the evolution of Indo-European grammar by computational models. See news release from EurekAlert (2021-09-02).

Recent study in Diachronica reconstructs the evolutionary dynamics of Indo-European alignment (2021-09-02).

New paper in Journal of Germanic Linguistics on how Scandinavian languages developed a two-gender system. See this blogpost for a summary (2021-08-27).

New paper in Philosophical Transactions B about the emergence of vocal iconicity. See the blogpost "Why a nose is a nose" for a popular summary (2021-03-22). Media coverage at Lund University news page and in Forskning och Framsteg (2021-03-31).

Online workshop, March 12. Presentations can be accessed at
Interview about the DiACL resource at Tour the Clarin