Spring Term 2011 saw Nicholas working hard writing articles for online conference proceedings of the conferences attended in 2010, and applying for conferences for summer 2011.
The following articles have now been published:
Flynn, N.E.J. (2010) "Gender-based variation of word-final unstressed vowels by Nottingham adolescents" in: Adachi, C., Daleszynska, A., Strycharz, A. & Meyerhoff, M. (eds.) Proceedings of the 2nd Summer School in Sociolinguistics, University of Edinburgh, 14th-20th June 2010. Online Proceedings. [http://www.lel.ed.ac.uk/sssocio/proceedings]
Flynn, N.E.J. (2011) "Comparing vowel formant normalisation procedures" in: York Papers in Linguistics (Series 2) 11. pp. 1-28.
Full papers are available for download at
Acceptance at conferences this summer:
14th Methods in Dialectology, University of Western Ontario, Canada
(oral presentation "A comparison of vowel formant normalisation methods")
17th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS XVII), Hong Kong
(poster presentation co-authored with Paul Foulkes "Comparing vowel formant normalisation methods")
8th UK Language Variation and Change Conference (UKLVC8), University of Edge-Hill, Ormskirk, Lancs.
(oral presentation "GOOSE-Fronting: It's happening in Nottingham too")
The ICPhS conference also includes a publication.