JOURNAL ARTICLES

Accepted

Nicholas Rolle, Florian Lionnet, and Matthew Faytak. Areal patterns in the vowel systems of the Macro-Sudan Belt. Accepted for publication in Linguistic Typology.

2018

Lionnet, Florian. 2018. Phonological teamwork in Kalahari Basin languages. Africana Linguistica 24: 75-97.

2017

Lionnet, Florian. 2017. A theory of subfeatural representations: the case of rounding harmony in Laal [preprint (with appendices)] [paper (CUP)]. Phonology, 34(3): 523-564.
OTHER PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

2019

Larry Hyman, Florian Lionnet (second author), and Christophère Ngolele. Number and Animacy in the Teke noun class system. In Samson Lotven, Silvina Bongiovanni, Phillip Weirich, Robert Botne, Samuel Gyasi Obeng (eds.), African linguistics across the disciplines: Selected papers from the 48th Annual Conference on African Linguistics. 89–102. Berlin: Language Science Press. DOI:10.5281/zenodo.3520573. [download pdf] [link to online volume]

2018

- Pascal Boyeldieu, Raimund Kastenholz, Ulrich Kleinewillinghöfer, and Florian Lionnet. The Bua Group languages (Chad, Adamawa 13): A comparative perspective. In Raija Kramer and Roland Kießling (eds.), Current Approaches to Adamawa and Gur Languages, Afrika und Übersee Supplements, Vol. 34. Cologne: Köppe. Pp. 53-126. [link to TOC]

2014

Lionnet, Florian. 2014. Demonstrative and relative constructions in Ju: A diachronic account [pre-print]. In Güldemann, Tom and Anne-Maria Fehn (eds), Beyond ‘Khoisan’: historical linguistic relations in the Kalahari Basin. Current Issues in Linguistic Theory (CILT 330). Amsterdam: Benjamins. 181-209.[link to TOC]

2014

Lionnet, Florian. 2014. Lloyd's !Xuun notebooks: towards an edition and linguistic analysis [pre-print]. In Deacon, J. and Skotnes, P. 2014. The courage of ||kabbo: Collected papers from the conference celebrating the 100th anniversary of 'Specimens of Bushman folklore'. Cape Town: UCT Press.

2012

Hyman, Larry & Florian Lionnet. 2012. Metatony in Abo [pdf] (Bankon, A42). In Michael R. Marlo, Nikki B. Adams, Christopher R. Green, Michelle Morrison, and Tristan M. Purvis (eds.), Selected Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Conference on African Linguistics: African Languages in Context. Cascadilla. [published in the UC Berkeley Phonology Lab Annual Report (2011)]
PROCEEDINGS

2019

Lionnet, Florian. To appear. The colon as a separate prosodic category: Tonal evidence from Paicî (Oceanic, New Caledonia), Proceedings of the 36th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL 36). Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings Project.

2017

Rolle, Nicholas, Matthew Faytak, and Florian Lionnet. 2017. The distribution of advanced tongue root harmony and interior vowels in the Macro-Sudan Belt [pdf]. In Patrick Farrel (ed.), Proceedings of the Linguistic Society of America, vol. 2, 10:1-15.

2015

Lionnet, Florian. 2015. Phonological teamwork as quantal markedness [pdf]. In Proceedings of the 33rd West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics Poster Session (Simon Fraser University Working Papers in Linguistics) (WCCFL 33). SFU Linguistics Graduate Student Association. 76-85.

2015

Lionnet, Florian. 2015. Mid-tone lowering in Laal: the phonology/syntax interface in question [pdf]. In Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistics Society (CLS 49, 2013). Chicago: Chicago Linguistics Society.

2014

Lionnet, Florian. 2014. Doubly Triggered Harmony in Laal as Subphonemic Agreement by Correspondence [pdf]. In John Kingston, Claire Moore-Cantwell, Joe Pater and Robert Staubs (eds.), Proceedings of the 2013 Meeting on Phonology. Linguistic Society of America Online Conference Proceedings.
BOOK CHAPTERS (INVITED)

To appear

Lionnet, Florian. To appear. Paralinguistic use of clicks in Chad [final draft]. Chapter to appear in Bonny Sands (ed.), Click Consonants. Leiden: Brill.

To appear

Larry M. Hyman, Hannah Sande, Florian Lionnet, Nicholas Rolle, and Emily Clem. To appear. Prosodic systems : Niger-Congo and Adjacent Areas [final draft]. In Gussenhoven, Carlos and Aoju Chen (eds.), The OXford Handbook of Language Prosody. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

2019

Larry M. Hyman, Nicholas Baier, Emliy Clem, Peter Jenks, Florian Lionnet, John Merrill, Nicholas Rolle, and Hannah Sande. 2019. Niger-Congo linguistic features and typology. In Ekkehard Wolff (ed.), The Cambridge Handbook of African Linguistics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

2018

Lionnet, Florian & Larry M. Hyman. 2018. Current Issues in African Phonology [pre-final draft]. In Tom Güldemann (ed.), The Languages and Linguistics of Africa. The World of Linguistics Series (Hans Henrich Hock ed.), Vol. 11. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
REVIEWS

2012

Hyman, Larry M. & Florian Lionnet. 2012. Review of Gerrit J. Dimmendaal. 2011. Historical Linguistics and the Comparative Study of African Languages. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company. [pdf]. Language 88(3):640-644.
PRESENTATION SLIDES, HANDOUTS, AND POSTERS

2018

Lionnet, Florian. 2018. The colon as a separate prosodic category: Tonal evidence from Paicî (Oceanic, New Caledonia) [slides.pdf], 36th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL 36), UCLA, 19-22 April, 2018.

2017

Lionnet, Florian. 2017. Evidentiality and modality in Laal reported speech [slides.pdf],12th Biennial Conference of the Association for Linguistic Typology (ALT 12), Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, 12-15 December 2017.

2017

Lionnet, Florian. 2017. Stem-initial prominence in West and Central Africa: Niger-Congo, areal, or both? [slides.pdf], 48th Annual Conference on African Linguistics (ACAL 48), Indiana University, Bloomington 30 March - 2 April 2017.

2015

Lionnet, Florian. 2015. More than reported speech: quotative evidentiality in Laal [slides.pdf], 8th World Congress on African Linguistics (WOCAL 8), Kyoto University, 21-24 August 2015.

2015

Lionnet, Florian. 2015. The counterfactual marker cé~sé in North-Central !Xuun (Ju, Kx'a) [handout.pdf], 8th World Congress on African Linguistics (WOCAL 8, Current Trends in Khoisan Linguistics Workshop), Kyoto University, 21-24 August 2015.

2015

Lionnet, Florian. 2015. Nominal classification in Laal: an African exception [handout.pdf], invited, African Linguistics Colloquium, Institute for Asian and African Studies, Humboldt University, Berlin, 19 May 2015.

2013

Lionnet, Florian. 2013. The Typology of demonstratives clarified: Verbal demonstratives in Ju/'hoan [slides.pdf]. Paper presented at the 10th Biennial Conference of the Association for Linguistic Typology (ALT 10), University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Agust 2013.

2011

Lionnet, Florian. 2011. Old Written Archives in Language Documentation and Description: Lucy Lloyd's !Xuun Notebooks [slides.pdf]. Fieldwork Forum, UC Berkeley, 26 October 2011.

2010

Lionnet, Florian. 2010. Laal: a language isolate? [video]. Paper presented at the international workshop on Isolates in Africa, CNRS - Laboratoire Dynamique du langage, Lyon, 3-4 December 2010.

2009

Lionnet, Florian. 2009. Lucy Lloyd's !Xun and the Ju dialects [slides.pdf]. Linguistics colloquium, Institute for Asian and African Studies, Humboldt University, Berlin, 10 November 2009.
THESIS WORK AND MANUSCRIPTS

2012

Lionnet, Florian. 2016. Subphonemic Teamwork: A Typology and Theory of Cumulative Coarticulatory Effects in Phonology [pdf]. Ph.D. dissertation. University of California, Berkeley.

2012

Lionnet, Florian. 2012. Unusual grammar leads to unusual grammaticalization: verbal demonstratives in Ju languages [pdf]. M.A. tesis. UC Berkeley.

2007

Lionnet, Florian. 2007. L'Alternance valencielle du japonais est-elle une alternance (anti-)causative? [pdf] [The Valence Alternation of Japanese: an (Anti-)Causative Alternation?], unpublished Master's thesis, ENS-Ulm & University of Paris 8, 147p.

2006

Lionnet, Florian. 2006. La forme -te.iru du japonais est-elle une forme progressive? [pdf] (Is Japanese -te.iru a Progressive Form?)