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Lamont Antieau


Ph.D. Linguistics, University of Georgia, 2006

M.A. Linguistics, Eastern Michigan University, 1998

B.A. English Language, Eastern Michigan University, 1996

Selected Publications:


Designing Questionnaires for Language Studies and Linguistic Anthropology. New York: Routledge, under contract.

Tamasi, Susan, and Lamont Antieau. Language and Linguistic Diversity in the US: An Introduction, 2nd ed. New York: Routledge, under contract.

Tamasi, Susan, and Lamont Antieau. Language and Linguistic Diversity in the US: An Introduction. New York: Routledge, 2014.


"Binomials in pop music." For Voula Giouli and Verginica Mititelu (eds.), Multiword Expressions in Lexical Resources. Linguistic, Lexicographic and Computational Perspectives, in preparation.

Tamasi, Susan, and Lamont Antieau. "Social variation." For Robert Bayley and Erica Benson (eds.), Needed Research in North American Dialects. Publication of the American Dialect Society, under review.

"'You ain't seen nothing yet’: The distribution of ain't in the Linguistic Atlas of the Middle Rockies." In Trisha Donaher and Seth Katz (eds.), Ain’thology: The History and Life of a Taboo Word, pp. 156-177. Newcastle-on-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015.

"English in the American West." In Tometro Hopkins and John McKenny (eds.), World Englishes, Vol. II: North American English, pp. 159-186. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2013.

“Language.” In Rick Newby (ed.), The Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Regional Cultures—The Rocky Mountain Region, pp. 255-285. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing, 2004.

Journal Articles:

Burkette, Allison, and Lamont Antieau. "A-prefixing in Linguistic Atlas Project data." American Speech 97(2): 167-196, 2022.

Antieau, Lamont, and Clayton Darwin. "Fatback and gunnysacks: Lexical variation in the Southeastern U.S. and the Middle Rockies." Southern Journal of Linguistics, Special Issue: More than Maps: Current Trends in Linguistic Atlas Research 37(2): 39-56, 2013.

Burkette, Allison, and Lamont Antieau. "Variation, patterns, change, and choice: Targets of Linguistic Atlas inquiry." American Speech 87(4): 373-377, 2012.

"Talk about the weather: Some comparative expressions in the Middle Rockies." American Speech 87(4): 432-446, 2012.

"Ascending kinship terminology in Middle Rocky Mountain English." English World-Wide 33(2): 185-204, 2012.

Liu, Feifan, Lamont Antieau, and Hong Yu. "Toward automated consumer question answering: Automatically separating consumer questions from professional questions in the healthcare domain." Journal of Biomedical Informatics 44(6): 1032-1038, 2011.

Cao, Yong-Gang, Feifan Liu, Pippa Simpson, Lamont Antieau, Andrew Bennett, James J. Cimino, John Ely, and Hong Yu. "AskHERMES: An online question answering system for complex clinical questions." Journal of Biomedical Informatics 44(2): 277-288, 2011.

Li, Zuofeng, Feifan Liu, Lamont Antieau, Yong-Gang Cao, and Hong Yu. "LANCET: A high precision medication event extraction system for clinical text." Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 17: 563-567, 2010.

"Plains English in Colorado." American Speech 78(4): 385-403, 2003.

"'I’m a-goin’ to see what’s going on here': A-prefixing in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." Language and Literature 10(2): 145-157, 2001.

"Lousy conversations and all: Conflicting politeness strategies in The Catcher in the Rye." Southern Journal of Linguistics 25: 145-160, 2001.