Publications

book

Sebregts, K. (2015). The Sociophonetics and Phonology of Dutch r [PhD thesis]. Utrecht: LOT. [pdf] [order hard copy here] ⠗note

peer-reviewed articles and chapters

Sebregts, K., R. van Hout and H. Van de Velde (forthcoming). Changing factors in the rise of approximant r in Dutch. To appear in: Mairano, P. and D. Demolin (Eds.), Proceedings of ’r-atics 4 (working title). Series: Studies on Language Variation. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. ⠗

Van der Wouden, T. et al. (2016). Het Taalportaal. Nederlandse Taalkunde 21(1), 157-168. ⠖

Sebregts, K. (2015). Boundary disputes and sociophonetic variation: schwa-epenthesis in Dutch rC clusters. In: The Scottish Consortium for ICPhS 2015 (Ed.), Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of the Phonetic Sciences. Glasgow, UK: The University of Glasgow. Paper 0914. [pdf] ⠗

Strycharczuk, P. & K. Sebregts (2014). Erring on the side of phonology. In: Auer, A. & B. Köhnlein (Eds.), Linguistics in the Netherlands 2014. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. ⠗

Botma, E.D., K.Sebregts & D. Smakman (2012). The Phonetics and Phonology of Dutch mid vowels before /l/. Laboratory Phonology 3(2): 273-297. [publisher’s website] ⠇

Scobbie, J.M. & K. Sebregts (2010). Acoustic, articulatory and phonological perspectives on allophonic variation of /r/ in Dutch. In: Folli, R. & C. Ulbrich (eds.), Interfaces in Linguistics: New Research Perspectives. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [publisher’s website] ⠗

Scobbie, J.M., K.Sebregts & J. Stuart-Smith (2009). Dutch rhotic allophony, coda weakening, and the phonetics-phonology interface. QMU Speech Science Research Centre Working Papers, WP-18. [pdf] ⠗

Sebregts, K., E. Tops, R. van Bezooijen, H. Van de Velde, R. van Hout, R. Willemyns & W. Zonneveld (2003). Socio-geografische en linguïstische variatie in de uitspraak van (r). Een onderzoek in Nederlandse en Vlaamse grote steden. In: Koole, T, J. Nortier & B. Tahitu, Artikelen van de Vierde Sociolinguistische Conferentie. Delft: Eburon, 375-385. [pdf] ⠗

other

Kager, R., J. Grijzenhout & K. Sebregts (Eds.) 2014. Where the Principles Fail. A Festschrift for Wim Zonneveld on the Occasion of his 64th Birthday. Utrecht: UiL-OTS. ⠵


Presentations

abstract peer-reviewed

    2016

  • Articulatory dynamics of degemination in Dutch. The 15th Conference on Laboratory Phonology (LabPhon15), Ithaca, NY, USA, 13-17 July. (with Patrycja Strycharczuk, poster) [pdf] ⠗
  • Changing factors in the rise of approximant r in Dutch. ‘r-atics5, Fryske Akademy, Leeuwarden, 18-20 May. (with Hans Van de Velde and Roeland van Hout) ⠗
  • Yorkshire Assimilation at the interface. The 7th Northern Englishes Workshop (NEW7), Edinburgh, UK, 14-15 April. (with Tim Zee) [pdf]⠙
    2015

  • /r/-allophony and gemination: An ultrasound study of gestural blending in Dutch. Ultrafest VII, Hong Kong, China, 8-10 December. (with Patrycja Strycharczuk) ⠗
  • From coda to coda, from town across town: The rise of coda approximant r in Dutch. UKLVC 10, York, UK, 1-3 September. [abstract]⠗
  • Boundary disputes and sociophonetic variation: schwa-epenthesis in Dutch rC clusters. ICPhS 2015, Glasgow, UK, 10-14 August. (poster) ⠗
  • Rhotic relationships: diachrony vs. synchrony in representing /r/. 23rd Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester, UK, 28-30 May. (poster) ⠗
    2011-2014

  • Rhotic relationships: variationist and phonological perspectives on Dutch r variation. ‘r-atics 4, Grenoble, France, 29-31 October 2013. ⠗
  • Sociogeographic versus linguistic embedding of Dutch r variation. ‘r-atics 4. Grenoble, France, 29-31 October 2013. (with Roeland van Hout and Hans Van de Velde) ⠗
  • Erring on the side of phonology. 21st Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester, UK, 23-25 May 2013. (with Patrycja Strycharczuk) [pdf (25MB)] ⠗
  • Representational ambiguity and the phonetics of Dutch past tense formation. The 13th Conference on Laboratory Phonology (LabPhon13), Stuttgart, Germany, 27-29 July 2012. (with Patrycja Strycharczuk, poster) [pdf] ⠞
  • Phonetically gradient allomorphy: the case of the Dutch past tense. 20th Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester, UK, 24-26 May 2012. (with Patrycja Strycharczuk) ⠞
  • Functional, non-functional or multi-functional? Of covert gestures and ‘free’ variation. Old World Conference in Phonology 8 (OCP8), Marrakech, Morocco, 20-22 January 2011. (with James M Scobbie) [abstract] ⠗
    Pre-2011

  • Pre-lateral mid-vowel colouring and the Dutch tense-lax contrast. Old World Conference in Phonology 7 (OCP7), Nice, France, 28-30 January 2010. (with Bert Botma and Dick Smakman) [pdf] ⠇
  • Evidence for indeterminate representations: schwa-insertion/ intrusion in Dutch. 17th Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester, UK, 28-30 May 2009.
  • The phonetics and phonology of Dutch mid vowel laxing. 16th Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester UK, 22-24 May 2008. (with Bert Botma and Dick Smakman) ⠇
  • From subtle to gross variation: an ultrasound tongue imaging study of Dutch and Scottish English /r/. 10th Conference on Laboratory Phonology (LabPhon), Paris, France, 29 June-1 July 2006. (with James M. Scobbie and Jane Stuart-Smith, poster) ⠗
  • From facts to phonology: an empirical study of rhotic allophony. 13th Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester, UK, 26-28 May 2005. (with James M. Scobbie) [abstract] ⠗
  • Getting at variation with ultrasound: examples from Scottish and Dutch /r/. Third Ultrasound Workshop, Tucson Arizona, USA, 14-16 April 2005. (with James M. Scobbie) ⠗
  • Cluster simplification and variation of Dutch /r/ en /x/. VarPhon, Potsdam, Germany, 7- 9 October 2004. abstract ⠗
  • Dutch /r/ variation and the representation of complexity. 12th Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester, UK, 20-22 May 2004. ⠗
  • Unity in variation: a case study of /r/ in urban dialects of Dutch in Flanders and the Netherlands. NWAVE 32, Philadelphia, USA, 9-12 October 2003. (with Evie Tops and Hans van de Velde, poster) ⠗
  • Patterns of /r/ variation in Dutch. 11th Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester, UK, 22-24 May 2003. (poster) ⠗
  • Socio-geografische en linguïstische variatie in de uitspraak van (r). Een onderzoek in Nederlandse en Vlaamse grote steden. Vierde Sociolinguïstische Conferentie, Lunteren, Netherlands, 25-26 March 2003. (with Evie Tops) ⠗
  • The Distribution of /r/ Variants in Dutch. Socio-geographical and linguistic variation in the realisation of /r/ in 4 major cities in the Netherlands and Flanders. ‘r-atics 2, Brussels, Belgium, 6-7 December 2002. (with Evie Tops) ⠗

invited/colloquia

  • The devil is in the articulatory detail: dialectological and phonological implications of Dutch r variation. Methods in Dialectology XV, Groningen, Netherlands, 11-15 August 2014. [abstract] ⠗
  • Dutch r variation: potential and problems for exemplar modelling. Exemplar-based Modelling in Phonology Workshop, Freiburg, Germany, 26-27 September 2011. ⠗
  • De ‘Gooise’ r en /r/-variatie in het Nederlands. Zomersymposium Nederlandse Vereniging Fonetische Wetenschappen, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 5 June 2008. ⠗
  • De Gooise r: waar, waarvandaan, en waarheen? Colloquium Jong Nederlands, Antwerp, Belgium, 14 May 2008. [pdf] ⠗

other

  • On the phonetics and phonology of Dutch mid vowel laxing. TIN-dag, Utrecht, Netherlands, 2 February 2008. (with Bert Botma and Dick Smakman) ⠇
  • Non-segmental /r/ in Dutch. D-UtKöMarSie Workshop, Siegen, Germany, 13 January 2005. ⠗