Publications

Papers (*peer-reviewed)

Levin, Theodore, Paulina Lyskawa, and Rodrigo Ranero. In preparation. Optional agreement in Santiago Tz’utujiil (Mayan): The effects of animacy and grammatical function. [CamCoS 7 handout ]

Mendes, Gesoel and Rodrigo Ranero. In preparation. Adjunct Extraction in Mayan: Consequences for Chain Reduction. [CamCoS 6 handout]

*Ranero, Rodrigo. To appear. Deriving an Object Dislocation Asymmetry in Luganda. In E. Clem, P. Jenks, and H. Sande eds., Theory and Description in African Linguistics: Selected Proceedings of the Annual Conference on African Linguistics. Berlin: Language Science Press. [pdf]

*Landman, Meredith and Rodrigo Ranero. To appear. Focus Marking in Kuria. In J. Kandybowicz, T. Major, and H. Torrence eds., African Linguistics on the Prairie: Selected papers from the 45th Annual Conference on African Linguistics. Berlin: Language Science Press.

Douglas, Jamie, Rodrigo Ranero, and Michelle Sheehan. 2017. Two Types of Syntactic Ergativity in Mayan. In M. Y. Erlewine ed., Proceedings of GLOW in Asia XI: Volume 2. Cambridge, MA: MIT Working Papers in Linguistics. 41-56. [link]

*Diercks, Michael, Rodrigo Ranero, and Mary Paster. 2015. Evidence for a Clitic Analysis of Object Markers in Kuria. In R. Kramer, E. Zsiga, and O. Boyer eds., Selected Proceedings of the 44th Annual Conference on African Linguistics. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings Project. 52-70. [pdf]

Community oriented materials

Multiple authors. 2014. Talking Dictionaries of Guatemala. [link]

Ranero, Rodrigo and Consejo del Pueblo Xinka de Guatemala (COPXIG). 2013. Alyamalh Xinka – Wirimalh Xinka—Módulo II: Morfología. Ciudad de Guatemala: Editorial Cholsamaj. 124 pages.

Ranero, Rodrigo and Consejo del Pueblo Xinka de Guatemala (COPXIG). 2012. Alyamalh Xinka – Wirimalh Xinka—Módulo I: Guía de Ortografía y Pronunciación. Ciudad de Guatemala: Editorial Cholsamaj. 52 pages.

Book Reviews

Ranero, Rodrigo. To appear. Review of Eguren, Luis, Olga Fernández-Soriano, and Amaya Mendikoetxea eds. (2016) Rethinking Parameters. Linguistic Variation.