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Kristen Elizabeth Fleckenstein

Name

[Fleckenstein, Kristen Elizabeth]
  • Enhanced GTA, Linguistics & TESOL

Professional Preparation

    • 2011 Bachelor of Arts in English LiteratureLubbock Christian University
    • In Progress PhD in Linguistics (In Progress),  University of Texas at Arlington
    • 2019 Graduate Certificate in Women's & Gender StudiesUT Arlington

Appointments

    • Sept 2014 to Present Graduate Teaching Assistant
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • Jan 2015 to May 2015 Graduate Reseach Assistant
      University of Texas at Arlington   Speech Sounds Lab

Memberships

  • Professional
    • Jan 2018 to Present American Association for Applied Linguistics
  • Membership
    • Aug 2015 to July 2016 Sign Language Linguistics Society
  • Membership
    • Aug 2014 to Present Linguistic Society of America (LSA)

Awards and Honors

    • Mar  2019 The Yumi Nakamura Memorial Prize in Linguistics sponsored by UTA Department of Linguistics & TESOL
    • Apr  2018 acCOLAdes (CoLA Scholar: Linguistics) sponsored by College of Liberal ArtsUniversity of Texas at Arlington
    • Nov  2015 The Yumi Nakamura Memorial Prize in Linguistics sponsored by UTA Department of Linguistics & TESOL

Publications

      Book Review Accepted
      • Review of The Grammar of Genres and Style: From Discreet to Non-Discreet Units by Dominique Legallois, Thierry Charnois, and Meri Larjavaara (eds.). Discourse Studies 21(4). 

        {Book Review }

      Conference Proceeding 2017
      • From referential vagueness to metalinguistic negation: anti-specificity marker in American Sign Language. In Proceedings of the 19th Seoul International Conference on Generative Grammar (SICOGG 19), Hankook Publishing. Seoul, Korea.

        {Conference Proceeding }

      Conference Proceeding 2016
      • Negation in ASL: On the role of Jespersens Cycle and semantic restructuring. In Proceedings of the 52nd annual meeting of the Chicago Linguistics Society

        {Conference Proceeding }
      2016
      • Jespersen's Cycle and the scope of negation in American Sign Language. In Proceedings of the 42nd annual meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society. 2016. 

        {Peer Reviewed }

Presentations

    • March  2019
      Discourse markers as scalar frames: evidence from concessive repair sequences in English
      Paper presented at the UT Arlington Student Conference in Linguistics & TESOL (UTASCILT) at UT Arlington, March 1, 2019. 
    • March  2018
      Stance and distance in abortion discourse: A corpus-based approach
      Poster presented at the College of Liberal Arts Spotlight on Student Research Forum. March 20, 2018, UT Arlington
    • March  2018
      Ideology of choice: A corpus and discourse analytic approach to speech acts in American abortion debate
      Poster presented at the 2018 Conference of the American Association for Applied Linguistics. March 26, 2018, Chicago, IL
    • December  2017
      A corpus-based analysis of speech acts in American abortion discourse
      Paper presented at the Oxford Women's Leadership Symposium. December 5, 2017 at the University of Oxford. 
    • October  2017
      The dual role of the anti-specificity marker in American Sign Language: From referential vagueness to metalinguistic negation
      Paper presented at the DFW Metroplex Linguistics Conference. October 20, 2017 at UTA Fort Worth. 
    • August  2017
      From referential vagueness to metalinguistic negation: anti-specificity marker in American Sign Language
      Poster presented at the 19th Seoul International Conference on Generative Grammar (SICOGG 19). August 11, 2017.
    • April  2017
      Gendered adjectives and the 2016 Presidential Election: A corpus based study
      Paper presented at the 2017 Cultural Constructions Conference at UT Arlington, April 10, 2017.
    • March  2017
      A corpus-based analysis of adjective disparity in the 2016 election
      Poster presentation at UTA ACES conference. March 22, 2017.
    • April  2016
      Jespersen's Cycle and the scope of negation in American Sign Language

      Poster presentation at the 39th Generative Linguistics in the Old World colloquium (GLOW39) at Georg-August-Universitat in Gottingen, Germany. April 5, 2016.

    • April  2016
      Jespersen's Cycle and the scope of negation in American Sign Language

      Paper presentation at the 52nd annual meeting of the Chicago Linguistics Society (CLS) at the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois. April 21, 2016.

    • February  2016
      Jespersen's Cycle and the scope of negation in American Sign Language

      Paper presentation at the 42nd annual meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society (BLS42) at the University of California, Berkeley. February 7, 2016.

    • November  2015
      Jespersen's Cycle of negation in American Sign Language

      Paper presented at UT Arlington department of Linguistics & TESOL Graduate Student Showcase

    • December  2014
      The role of ASL non-manual negation markers in sentential and constituent negation

      Paper presented at the 2014 DFW Metroplex Linguistics Conference

Support & Funding

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    • Mar 2019 to Present Dissertation Research Enhancement Grant sponsored by  - $250
    • Apr 2018 to Apr 2018 Alumni Endowment Grant sponsored by  - $1400

Courses

Other Service Activities

  • Uncategorized
    • Feb 2015 UTASCILT Organizer

      Organized the 22nd annual Student Conference in Linguistics and TESOL at UTA

  • Uncategorized
    • Aug 2014 LINGUA Treasurer