Jatteau, A.; Hejná, M. “Gradient dissimilation in Halh Mongolian: implications for diachrony”.

Hejná, M.; Kimper, W. “Pre-closure laryngeal properties as cues to the fortis-lenis plosive contrast in British English”.


To appear

Hejná, M.; Jespersen, A. Accepted. “Focus on consonants: prosodic prominence and the fortis-lenis contrast in English”. In A Sound Approach to Language Matters. Eds A.M. Nyvad, M. Hejná, M. Hjorten Sørensen, A. Højens, and A. Jespersen. [chapter, peer-reviewed]

Morris, J.; Hejná, M. Accepted. “Pre-aspiration in Bethesda Welsh: a sociophonetic analysis”. Journal of the International Phonetic Association. [journal article, peer-reviewed]

Nyvad, A.M.; Hejná, M.; Hjorten Sørensen, M.; Højens, A.; Jespersen, A. In prep. A Sound Approach to Language Matters. Festschrift for Ocke-Schwen Bohn. [edited monograph, peer-reviewed]



Hejná, M. 2018. “‘Fax it up.’ – ‘Yes it does rather.’ The relationship between TRAP, STRUT, and START in Aberystwyth English”. Proceedings of FONETIK 2018. The XXXth Swedish Phonetics Conference, Gothenburg, June 7-8: 27-32. [conference proceedings, non-peer-reviewed]

Hejná, M. 2018. “Why I work in the field of Language Variation and Change“. Leviathan: Interdisciplinary Journal in English 2: 1-12. [perspective, non-peer-reviewed]



Sheena, Y.; Hejná, M.;  Adi, Y.; Keshet, J. 2017. “Automatic measurement of pre-aspiration”. Interspeech 2017, Stockholm: 1049-53. [conference proceedings, peer-reviewed]



Jatteau, A.; Hejná, M. 2016. “Dissimilation can be gradient: evidence from Aberystwyth English“. Papers in Historical Phonology 1: 359-86. [post-publication reviewing process]

Hejná, M.; Palo, P.; Moisik, S. 2016. “Glottal squeaks in VC sequences”. INTERSPEECH 2016, San Francisco. 1136-40. [conference proceedings, peer-reviewed]

Hejná, M. 2016. “Multiplicity of the acoustic correlates of the fortis-lenis contrast: plosives in Aberystwyth English”. INTERSPEECH 2016, San Francisco. 3147-51. [conference proceedings, peer-reviewed]

Hejná, M. 2016. “Pre-aspiration: manual on acoustic analyses 1.1“. [manuscript archived on LingBuzz; non-peer-reviewed]



Hejná, M. 2015. Pre-aspiration in Welsh English: A case study of Aberystwyth; PhD thesis, supervised by Yuni Kim, Wendell Kimper, and Ricardo Bermúdez-Otero.

Hejná, M.; Scanlon, J. 2015. “New laryngeal allophony in Manchester English.18th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, Glasgow. [conference proceedings, peer-reviewed]



Hejná, M. 2013. “Language(s) of The Owl and the Nightingale and EME Dialectology”. In Proceedings from Freond ic gemete wið: Perspectives on Medieval Britain. Language, Literature, Society. Eds H. Filipová, M. Hejná, and H. Znojemská. Cambridge Scholars: Newcastle upon Tyne. 33-51. [conference proceedings, peer-reviewed]

Hejná, M.; Filipová, H.; Znojemská, H. 2013. Proceedings from Freond ic gemete wið: Perspectives on Medieval Britain. Language, Literature, Society. Cambridge Scholars: Newcastle upon Tyne. [edited monograph, peer-reviewed]

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For gentlemen who see;

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In an emergency!”

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