Andrew Murphy

CV

  • 10/2017:
    PhD (Dr. phil.), University of Leipzig, Faculty of Philology
    Thesis: Cumulativity in syntactic derivations
  • 2014-2017:
    Doctoral student in the Research Training Programme Interaction of grammatical building blocks
  • 2011-2014:
    MA Linguistics, Humboldt University, Berlin
    MA-thesis: The Syntax of shì: A Focus Movement Account of Sluicing in Mandarin Chinese
  • 2006-2010:
    BA (Hons) German Studies, University of Manchester

    Research interests

    • Syntax-semantics interface
    • Ellipsis (Sluicing, (Pseudo-)Gapping, Right-Node-Raising, etc.)
    • Syntax and semantics of questions (especially w-in-situ)

    Publications

    Articles:

    • Korsah, Sampson & Andrew Murphy. 2017. Reduplicated indefinites in Gã: Concord or polarity?  In: V. Hohaus & W. Rothe (eds.), Proceedings of TripleA 3: Fieldwork Perspectives on the Semantics of African, Asian and Austronesian Languages, 16-31. Tübingen: Universität Tübingen.
    • Murphy, Andrew. 2016. Double Passivization in Turkish: A Structure Removal Approach. In: K. Bellamy, E. Karvovskaya, M. Kohlberger and G. Saad (eds.), Proceedings of the 23rd Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe (ConSOLE XXIII, 7–9 January 2015, Paris), 316-339. Leiden: Leiden University Centre for Linguistics.
    • Korsah, Sampson & Andrew Murphy. 2016. What can tone tell us about successive-cyclic movement? Evidence from Asante Twi. In: C. Hammerly & B. Prickett (eds.), Proceedings of NELS 46, Vol. 2, 227-240. Amherst: GLSA Publications.
    • Murphy, Andrew. 2016. What copying (doesn't) tell us about movement: Remarks on the derivation of wh-copying in German. In: Katja Barnickel, Matíaz Guzmán Naranjo, Johannes Hein, Sampson Korsah, Andrew Murphy, Ludger Paschen, Zorica Puškar & Joanna Zaleska (eds.), Replicative Processes in Grammar (Linguistische Arbeits Berichte 93), 149-188. Leipzig: Universität Leipzig.
    • Hein, Johannes & Andrew Murphy. 2016. Case matching and syncretism in ATB-dependencies. In: Katja Barnickel, Matíaz Guzmán Naranjo, Johannes Hein, Sampson Korsah, Andrew Murphy, Ludger Paschen, Zorica Puškar & Joanna Zaleska (eds.), Replicative Processes in Grammar (Linguistische Arbeits Berichte 93), 301–350. Leipzig: Universität Leipzig.
    • Hein, Johannes, Andrew Murphy, Ludger Paschen & Joanna Zaleska. 2016. What are replicative processes? In: Katja Barnickel, Matíaz Guzmán Naranjo, Johannes Hein, Sampson Korsah, Andrew Murphy, Ludger Paschen, Zorica Puškar & Joanna Zaleska (eds.), Replicative Processes in Grammar (Linguistische Arbeits Berichte 93), v-xxvi. Leipzig: Universität Leipzig.
    • Barnickel, Katja, Matíaz Guzmán Naranjo, Johannes Hein, Sampson Korsah, Andrew Murphy, Ludger Paschen, Zorica Puškar & Joanna Zaleska (eds.). 2016. Replicative Processes in Grammar (Linguistische Arbeits Berichte 93), Leipzig: Universität Leipzig.
    • Hein, Johannes, Andrew Murphy & Joanna Zaleska. 2014. Rule flipping and the feeding-bleeding relationship. In: Anke Assmann, Sebastian Bank, Doreen Georgi, Timo Klein, Philipp Weisser & Eva Zimmermann (eds.), Topics at InfL (Linguistische Arbeits Berichte 92), 1–31, Leipzig: Universität Leipzig.
    • Murphy, Andrew. 2014. Stacked passives in Turkish. In: Anke Assmann, Sebastian Bank, Doreen Georgi, Timo Klein, Philipp Weisser & Eva Zimmermann (eds.), Topics at InfL (Linguistische Arbeits Berichte 92), 263–304, Leipzig: Universität Leipzig.
    • Puškar, Zorica & Andrew Murphy. 2014. Closest conjunct agreement in Serbo-Croatian: A rule ordering account. In: Anke Assmann, Sebastian Bank, Doreen Georgi, Timo Klein, Philipp Weisser & Eva Zimmermann (eds.), Topics at InfL (Linguistische Arbeits Berichte 92), 441–482, Leipzig: Universität Leipzig.

    Manuscripts:

    • Murphy, A. 2017. Default case in gapping reconsidered. [PDF draft]
    • Murphy, A. 2017. Dative intervention is a gang effect.
    • Hein, J. & A. Murphy. 2017. An intersection approach to syncretism in ATB dependencies. [PDF Draft]
    • Korsah, S. & A. Murphy. 2017. Tonal reflexes of A'-movement in Asante Twi. [PDF draft]
    • Murphy, A. 2016. A note on the Swiping/P-Stranding Generalization. [PDF draft]
    • Murphy, A. & G. Müller. 2016. Coreference asymmetries under ellipsis as evidence for syntactic structure removal. [PDF draft]
    • Murphy, A. 2015. Movement-conditioned downstep deletion in Kikuyu. [PDF draft]
    last modified: 02.01.2018