Building Blocks

Workshop on Building Blocks

Friday, November 21
Lecture hall of the Bibliotheca Albertina, Beethovenstraße 6, 04107 Leipzig (1. floor)

14:00-14:45Kleanthes Grohmann (University of Cyprus)
Localities: Building Blocks and Other Pieces of the Puzzle
14:45-15:30 Geraldine Walther (Universite Lyon)
The Realisational Lexicon
15:30-15:50Coffee break
15:50-16:35 Francesc Torres-Tamarit (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
Voicing-Dependent Vowel Lengthening and Final Devoicing in Milanese: A
Transparent or an Opaque Interaction?

16:35-17:20 Berthold Crysmann (CNRS, Universite Paris Diderot)
Deconstructing Exuberant Exponence
17:20-17:40 Coffee break
17:40-18:25 Björn Köhnlein (Universiteit Leiden)
Rules vs. Constraints in Studies on Tonal Accent
18:25-19:10 Michelle Sheehan (University of Cambridge)
Ergative Alignment in Romance Causatives: A Parameter Hierarchy
19:30Conference dinner at Cafe Grundmann

Saturday, November 22 Felix-Klein-Hoersaal, P 501, Paulinum, Leipzig University main building, Augustusplatz 10, 04109 Leipzig (5. floor)

09:00-09:45 Katya Pertsova (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)
Conflicting Pressures Can Lead to Ungrammaticality
09:45-10:30 Laura McPherson (Dartmouth College)
Phrasal Phonology, Restructured: The Place of Dogon Tonosyntax
10:30-10:50 Coffee break

Change in program!

Luis Vincente (Potsdam University)
A remnant-correlate identity condition on ellipsis

11:35-12:20 Olaf Koeneman (Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen)
Do-Support and the Syntax of Finiteness
12:20-13:00 Lunch break
13:00-13:45 Karen Jesney (University of Southern California)
Complex Process Interaction: Weighted Constraints vs. Ranked
Constraints and Rules
13:45-14:30 Pavel Caha (Masarykova Univerzita, Brno)
Lexical Items and Syntactic Categories: Some Lessons from Shona and Luganda Locatives



letzte Änderung: 06.01.2017