Luke Galea M.A.

Institut für Linguistik - Phonetik
Herbert-Lewin-Str. 6
D-50931 Köln

E-Mail: lgalea@smail.uni-koeln.de

Research Interests

  • Phonetics and Phonology of Semitic languages
  • Laboratory Phonology
  • Morphophonology
  • The interaction of gestures and speech

Oral and Poster Presentations

June 2015    

Galea, L., Grice, M., & Hermes, A. ‘Word-initial insertions in Maltese’; poster presentation at PaPe, University of Cambridge.

Galea, L. ‘Word-initial Geminates in Maltese’; oral presentation at 5th International Conference of Maltese Linguistics, Torino.

Paggio, A., Galea, L., & Vella, A. ‘Prosodic and gestural marking of topicalised constructions in Maltese’; oral presentation at 5th International Conference of Maltese Linguistics, Torino.

Ussishkin, A., Galea, L., Wedel, A., & Wray, S., ‘Maltese templates and vocalic melodies are phonological: evidence from auditory priming’ oral presentation at 5th International Conference of Maltese Linguistics, Torino.

 January 2015  Ussishkin, A., Galea, L., Wedel, A., & Wray, S., ‘The phonological status of Maltese word patterns’; oral presentation at 89th LSA Annual Meeting, Portland.
 May 2014  Galea, L., Grice, M., Hermes, A., & Muecke, D., ‘Lexical and surface geminates in Maltese’; poster presentation at 10th International Seminar of Speech Production, Cologne.
 June 2013

 Paggio, A., Galea, L., & Vella, A. ‘MAMCO: a Maltese Multimodal Corpus’; oral presentation at 4th International Conference of Maltese Linguistics, Lyon.

Ussishkin, A., Wray, S., Wedel, A., & Galea, L., ‘When visual and auditory processing diverge: evidence from Maltese’; oral presentation at 4th International Conference of Maltese Linguistics, Lyon.

 

Invited Talks

November 2014

Galea, L. ‘Word initial geminates in Maltese (some acoustic evidence)’, Workshop on Phonology and the Atlas, University of Bremen.

Galea, L. ‘Lexical and surface geminates in Maltese’, Colloquium, English Language and Linguistics, Heinrich-Heine-University, Dusseldorf.

July 2014 Galea, L. ‘Lexical and surface geminates in Maltese’, Colloquium, Institute of Linguistics-Phonetics, Cologne.
June 2014 Galea, L. ‘Shedding some light on the Phonetics and Phonology of Maltese’ Workshop on Maltese Linguistics, Bremen.
February 2014 Galea, L. ‘[iddawwal] Shedding some light on geminates and epenthesis in Maltese’ University of Arizona.
June 2012 Galea, L. ‘Mental representations of Maltese Semitic Verbs’ Lecture Series at the Malta Centre, Bremen.
February 2012 Galea, L. ‘Triliteral verbs in Maltese’ Linguistics Circle, University of Malta.

Publications

 

2014 Galea, L., Grice, M., Hermes, A., & Muecke, D., ‘Lexical and surface geminates in Maltese’ in: Proceedings of 10th International Seminar of Speech Production, Cologne (pp. 130-133).
2012 Galea, L. (2012) ‘The representation of strong tri-consonantal Semitic verbs in the Maltese mental lexicon’ in Stolz. T. (ed) Ilsienna (Our Language) Working Papers of the International Associations of Maltese Linguistics. Universitatsverlang.