To appear

Kimmelman, V., R. Pfau & E.O. Aboh. (accepted) Argument structure of classifier predicates in Russian Sign Language. To appear in Natural Language & Linguistic Theory

2019

Kimmelman, V. (2019). Information Structure in Sign Languages. Sign Language and Deaf Community series. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton. See the book here.

Oomen, M. & V. Kimmelman (2019). Body-anchored verbs and argument omission in two sign languages. Glossa 4(1), 42. DOI: http://doi.org/10.5334/gjgl.741 (open access).

Burkova S., V. Kimmelman, E. Filimonova, V. Kopylova, N. Semushina. (2019). Time-related signs in Russian Sign Language. Sign Language Studies 19(2), 175-203. [pdf]

2018

Kimmelman, V. (2018). Impersonal reference in Russian Sign Language (RSL). Sign Language and Linguistics 21:2, 204-231. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1075/sll.00018.kim. [pdf].

Kimmelman, V. & E. Khristoforova. (2018). Quotation in Russian Sign Language: insights from corpus and elicitation. FEAST 2: 93-102. DOI: https://doi.org/10.31009/FEAST.i2.08 (open access)

Kimmelman, V. (2018) Basic argument structure in Russian Sign Language. Basic argument structure in Russian Sign Language. Glossa: A Journal of General Linguistics, 3(1), 116. DOI: http://doi.org/10.5334/gjgl.494. (open access)

Kimmelman, V. (2018). Reduplication and repetition in Russian Sign Language. R. Finkbeiner, U. Freywald (eds.), Exact Repetition in Grammar and Discourse (pp. 91–109). Berlin: De Gruyter. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110592498-004 [preprint pdf].

Kimmelman, V., M. Kyuseva, Y. Lomakina & D. Perova (2018). On the notion of metaphor in sign languages: some observations based on Russian Sign Language. Sign Language and Linguistics 20 (2), 157-182. http://dx.doi.org/10.1075/sll.00001.kim [pdf]

Khristoforova, E. & V. Kimmelman (2018). Corpus-based investigation of quotation in Russian Sign Language. Computational Linguistics and Intellectual Technologies: Papers from the Annual International Conference “Dialogue 2018”, vol. 17 (pp: 294-305), Moscow: RSUH. Available online.

Kimmelman, V. (2018). Null arguments in Russian Sign Language. FEAST 1, 27-38. https://doi.org/10.2436/20.8050.03.3 (open access)

Kimmelman, V., A. Klezovich & G. Moroz (2018). IPSL: A Database of Iconicity Patterns in Sign Languages. Creation and Use. In N. Calzolari, K. Choukri, C. Cieri, T. Declerck, S. Goggi, K. Hasida, H. Isahara, B. Maegaard, J. Mariani, H. Mazo, A. Moreno, J. Odijk, S. Piperidis & T. Tokunaga (eds.), Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2018) (pp: 4230-4234). Paris: ELRA. Available online.

Kimmelman, V., U. Klomp & M. Oomen (2018). Where methods meet: Combining corpus data and elicitation in sign language research . In M. Bono, E. Efthimiou, S.-E. Fotinea, T. Hanke, J. Hochgesang, J. Kristoffersen, J. Mesch and Y. Osugi (eds.), Proceedings of 8th Workshop on the representation and processing of Sign Languages: Involving the linguistic community (pp: 95-100). Paris: ELRA. Available online.

Kimmelman, V. & E. Khristoforova (2018). Quotation in Russian Sign Language: a corpus study. In M. Bono, E. Efthimiou, S.-E. Fotinea, T. Hanke, J. Hochgesang, J. Kristoffersen, J. Mesch and Y. Osugi (eds.), Proceedings of 8th Workshop on the representation and processing of Sign Languages: Involving the linguistic community (pp: 91-94). Paris: ELRA. Available online.

Kimmelman, V. (2018). Review of ‘Plaza-Pust, Carolina (2016). Bilingualism and Deafness’. Voprosy Jazykoznanija 1, 155-158. (In Russian). [pdf]

2017

Kimmelman, V. & L. Vink (2017). Question-answer pairs in Sign Language of the Netherlands. Sign Language Studies 17 (4), 417-449. [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2017). Quantifiers in Russian Sign Language. In Keenan, E., & D. Paperno (eds.), Handbook of Quantifiers in Natural Languages, volume II (pp: 803-855). Springer. [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. & M. Steinbach. (2017). Evidentiality. In Quer, J., C. Cecchetto, C. Donati, C. Geraci, M. Kelepir, R. Pfau, M. Steinbach (eds.), SignGram Blueprint (pp: 575-583). De Guyter Mouton. Open access.

Kimmelman, V. & M. Steinbach. (2017). Reference tracking. In Quer, J., C. Cecchetto, C. Donati, C. Geraci, M. Kelepir, R. Pfau, M. Steinbach (eds.), SignGram Blueprint (pp: 683-691). De Guyter Mouton. Open access.

Barberà, G., V. Kimmelman, &M. Steinbach. (2017). Expressive meaning. In Quer, J., C. Cecchetto, C. Donati, C. Geraci, M. Kelepir, R. Pfau, M. Steinbach (eds.), SignGram Blueprint (pp: 736-744). De Guyter Mouton. Open access.

Barberà, G. & V. Kimmelman (2017). Signing space. In Quer, J., C. Cecchetto, C. Donati, C. Geraci, M. Kelepir, R. Pfau, M. Steinbach (eds.), SignGram Blueprint (pp: 745-758). De Guyter Mouton. Open access.

Kimmelman, V. (2017). Figurative meaning. In Quer, J., C. Cecchetto, C. Donati, C. Geraci, M. Kelepir, R. Pfau, M. Steinbach (eds.), SignGram Blueprint (pp: 759-765). De Guyter Mouton. Open access.

Kimmelman, V. (2017). Linearization of weak hand holds in Russian Sign Language. Linguistics in Amsterdam 10(1), 28-59. [pdf]

2016

Kimmelman, V., Sáfár, A. & O. Crasborn (2016). Towards a classification of weak hand holds. Open Linguistics 2, 211-234. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/opli-2016-0010. (open access)

Kimmelman, V. (2016) Transitivity in RSL: a corpus-based account. In E. Efthimiou, S. Fotinea, T. Hanke, J. Hochgesang, J. Kristoffersen & J. Mesch (eds.) Proceedings of the 7th Workshop on the representation and processing of Sign Languages: Corpus Mining (pp. 117-120). Paris: ELRA. Available online.

Kimmelman, V. & R. Pfau (2016). Information Structure in Sign Languages. In Fery, C. & S. Ishihara (eds.), The Oxford handbook on information structure (pp. 814-833). Oxford: Oxford University Press. [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2016). Review of ‘Signs and Structures: Formal Approaches to Sign Language Syntax, ed. by Pawel Rutkowski’. Sign Language Studies 16(4), 592-595. [pdf]

2015

Kimmelman, V., N. Korotkova, & I. Yanovich (eds) (2015). Proceedings of MOSS 2: Moscow Syntax and Semantics. Boston: MITWPL.

Sáfár, A. & V. Kimmelman (2015). Weak hand holds in two sign languages and two genres. Sign Language & Linguistics 18(2), 205-237. [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2015). Topics and topic prominence in two sign languages. Journal of Pragmatics 87, 156-170. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pragma.2015.08.004. [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2015). Information Structure in Russian Sign Language and Sign Language of the Netherlands. Dissertation abstract. Sign Language & Linguistics 18(1), 142-150. [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2015). Multiple tiers, multiple trees. Proceedings of CLS 49, pp. 225-238. [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2015). Quantifiers in RSL: distributivity and compositionality. In P. Arkadiev, I. Kapitonov, Y. Lander, E. Rakhilina, & S. Tatevosov (Eds.) Donum Semanticum (pp. 121-134). Moscow: Jazyki Slavjanskoj Kuljtury. Full book available here.

Kimmelman, V. (2015). Review of ‘Herrmann, Annika (2013): Modal and Focus Particles in Sign Languages: A Cross-Linguistic Study’. Linguistische Berichte 241. [pdf]

2014

Kimmelman, V. (2014). Information Structure in Russian Sign Language and Sign Language of the Netherlands. PhD dissertation, University of Amsterdam. Available online

2013 and earlier

Kimmelman, V. (2013). Doubling in RSL and NGT: a pragmatic account. In M. Balbach, L. Benz, S. Genzel, M. Grubic, A. Renans, S. Schalowski, M. Stegenwallner & A. Zeldes (Eds.), Information Structure: Empirical Perspectives on Theory Vol. 17. Interdisciplinary Studies on Information Structure: ISIS: working papers of the SFB 632 (pp. 99-118). Potsdam: Universitätsverlag Potsdam. [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2013) Review of ‘Reeve, Mathew (2012) Clefts and their relatives’. Journal of Slavic Linguistics 21(2), 317-340.

Kimmelman, V. (2012). Word order in Russian Sign Language. Sign Language Studies 12(3), 414-445. [pdf]

Aloni, M., V. Kimmelman, F. Roelofsen, G. Weidman Sassoon, K. Schulz, & M. Westera (eds) (2012). Logic, Language and Meaning - 18th Amsterdam Colloquium, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, December 19-21, 2011, Revised Selected Papers. Dordrecht: Springer.

Kimmelman, V. (2012). Doubling in Russian Sign Language and Sign Language of the Netherlands: looking for a unified account. In Proceedings of IATL 27 (pp. 57-81), MITWPL.

Kimmelman, V. (2012). Word order in RSL. An extended report. Linguistics in Amsterdam 5(1), 1-59. [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2012). Binding Theory and Sign Languages. In D.V. Gerasimov (Ed.), ACTA LINGUISTICA PETROPOLITANA (pp. 88-92). Saint Petersburg: Nauka. (In Russian) [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2011) Review of ‘Sign Languages. Ed. by Diane Brentari (2010)’. Voprosy Jazykoznanija 4, 135-143.(In Russian) [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2010). Review of ‘Cross-linguistic Semantics of Tense, Aspect, and Modality, Eds. Lotte Hogeweg, Helen de Hoop and Andrej Malchukov (2010)’. Voprosy Jazykoznanija 6, 138-145. (in Russian) [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2009). Parts of speech in Russian Sign Language: The role of iconicity and economy. Sign Language & Linguistics 12(2), 161-186. [pdf]

Kimmelman, V. (2009). On the interpretation of èto in so-called èto-clefts. In G. Zybatow, D. Lenertová,U. Junghanns, & P. Biskup(eds.): Studies in Formal Slavic Phonology, Morphology, Syntax, Semantics and Information Structure: Proceedings of FDSL 7 (pp. 319-329). Frankfurt: Peter Lang. [pdf]