This book is a collection of papers on language processing, usage, and grammar, written to commemorate the career of Thomas Wasow on the occasion of his sixty-fifth birthday. Wasow has been professor of linguistics and philosophy at Stanford University since 1973 and is affiliated with the Symbolic Systems Program. He has made significant contributions to the study of English syntax, psycholinguistics, and philosophy of linguistics.
Emily M. Bender is an associate professor in the Department of Linguistics and an adjunct associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Washington. Jennifer E. Arnold is an associate professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.