Selected Recent Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Plumb, May Helena. In Press. Conjunction in Colonial Valley Zapotec. To appear in International Journal of American Linguistics.

Conference Presentations

Plumb, May Helena. 2017. Resumptive subject pronouns in Colonial Valley Zapotec relatives. Paper presented at the Conference on Indigenous Languages of Latin America (CILLA) VIII, Austin, TX.

Lillehaugen, Brook Danielle, George Aaron Broadwell, Michel R. Oudijk, Laurie Allen, Michael Zarafonetis, and May Helena Plumb. 2016. Humanidades digitales multilingual y multicultural: el caso de Ticha, un explorador digital de texto para el zapoteco colonial. Paper presented at the Encontro de Humanidades Digitales, Mexico City, Mexico.

Lillehaugen, Brook Danielle, George Aaron Broadwell, Michel R. Oudijk, Laurie Allen, Michael Zarafonetis, and May Helena Plumb. 2016. Ticha, un explorador digital de texto para el zapoteco colonial: creando conexiones. Paper presented at the Coloquio sobre Lenguas Otomangues y Vecinas (COLOV) VII: Juan José Rendón Monzón, Oaxaca City, Mexico.

Workshops and Panels

Lillehaugen, Brook Danielle (organizer/discussant), Janet Chávez Santiago (organizer), Felipe H. Lopez, Moisés García Guzmán, Yaneth Molina, May Helena Plumb, Xóchitl M. Flores-Marcial, and Arnauld Avendano. 2018. Twitter y las lenguas de Oaxaca. Panel discussion at the Coloquio sobre Lenguas Otomangues y Vecinas (COLOV) VIII: Antonio Peñafiel, Oaxaca City, Mexico.

Lillehaugen, Brook Danielle, George Aaron Broadwell, Michel R. Oudijk, Laurie Allen, Michael Zarafonetis, and May Helena Plumb. 2016. Leyendo documentos coloniales en zapoteco del Valle. Workshop at the Coloquio sobre Lenguas Otomangues y Vecinas (COLOV) VII: Juan José Renón Monzón, Oaxaca City, Mexico.

Photographing Colonial Zapotec documents with Mike Zarafonetis in Tlacolula de Matamoros (photo by Laurie Allen)
Recording words in the Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec Talking Dictionary with Janet Chávez Santiago

Digital Publications

Lillehaugen, Brook Danielle, Moisés García Guzmán, May Helena Plumb, with María Mercedes Méndez Morales, Tess A. Harty, Sam Katz, Javier A. Pina, Diamond C. J. Ray, and Cornelio Santos. 2018. Tlacochahuaya Zapotec Talking Dictionary. Version 2.0. Living Tongues Institute for Endangered Languages.

Lillehaugen, Brook Danielle, Claire Benham, Janet Chávez Santiago, Emily Drummond, James Arthur Faville, Avery A. King, Bridget Murray, Tristan Jacobo Pepin, May Helena Plumb, Mindy Renee Reutter, James T. Truitt, Christina Nicole Ulowetz, Mike Zarafonetis, and Ian Fisher. 2017. Digital edition of Fray Leonardo Levanto’s 1766 Cathecismo de la lengua Zaapoteca, beta version. Ticha Project.

Lillehaugen, Brook Danielle, Janet Chávez Santiago, with Kathryn Goldberg, Tess A. Harty, Nick Kalivoda, Sam Katz, Teresa Martínez Chavez, Javier A. Pina, May Helena Plumb, Diamond C. J. Ray, Cornelio Santos, and Jamie A. Thomas. 2017. Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec Talking Dictionary. Version 1.2. Living Tongues Institute for Endangered Languages.

Lillehaugen, Brook Danielle, George Aaron Broadwell, Michel R. Oudijk, Laurie Allen, May Helena Plumb, and Mike Zarafonetis. 2016. Ticha: a digital text explorer for Colonial Zapotec, first edition.

Lillehaugen, Brook Danielle, Felipe H. Lopez, Pamela Munro, with Tess A. Harty, Sam Katz, Javier A. Pina, May Helena Plumb, Diamond C. J. Ray, and Cornelio Santos. 2016. San Lucas Quiavini Zapotec Talking Dictionary. Version 1.0. Living Tongues Institute for Endangered Languages.