Isabel Benvenuti

A photo of Isabel Benvenuti
E-mail: Office: Rolfe Hall 4314


  • M.A. Hispanic Languages & Literatures (specialization in Hispanic linguistics), UCLA (2019)
  • B.S. Latin American, Latino & Iberian Studies and Mathematical Economics, University of Richmond (2018)


I’m interested in bilingual language processing and I work mainly with heritage speakers. In particular, I’m interested in showing what diverse speaker profiles can add to linguistic theory.

Publications and Presentations

  • Repiso Puigdelliura, Gemma, Benvenuti, Isabel and Kim, Ji Young, “Heritage Speakers’ Production of Palatal Fricatives”, Hispanic Linguistics Symposium, Oct. 25, 2019.