BLS 30 schedule announcement
Berkeley Linguistics Society
bls at socrates.Berkeley.EDU
Wed Jan 21 03:35:35 UTC 2004
The Berkeley Linguistics Society is pleased to announce the schedule for
its 30th Annual Meeting, to be held February 13-16, 2004, at the UC
Berkeley campus. Schedule and registration information can also be viewed
on our website, http://linguistics.berkeley.edu/BLS.
[BLS 30 SCHEDULE]
FRIDAY, Feb 13, 2004
10:00 onward Registration (Dwinelle 370)
12:30 Opening Remarks (Dwinelle 370)
SPECIAL SESSION I: Morphology of Native American Languages
1:00-2:00 MONICA MACAULAY (University of Wisconsin, Madison)
2:00-2:30 "A preliminary methodology for the investigation of speaker's
knowledge of structure in Athabaskan"
Joyce McDonough & Rachel Sussman (University of
2:30-3:00 "An automodular approach to noun classifiers in Piratapuya
Christopher Ball (University of Chicago)
3:00-3:30 "Productivity and Lexicalization in Pima Compounds"
Pamela Munro & Jason Riggle (UCLA)
PARASESSION I: "Conceptual Structure and Cognition in Grammatical
Theory" (Dwinelle 370)
3:45-4:45 MELISSA BOWERMAN (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
5:00-5:30 "Learning Japanese Case: Overextensions and the Effects of
Takaaki Suzuki (Kyoto Sangyo University)
5:30-6:00 "Chunks and Blending"
Michael Barlow (University of Auckland)
6:00-6:30 "Iconicity and Viewpoint in determining the word order in
dative construction in Japanese"
Noriko Iwasaki (UC Davis)
Misumi Sadler (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
6:30-7:00 "What makes path of motion salient?"
Stephanie Pourcel (University of Durham)
SATURDAY, Feb 14, 2004
9:00-9:55 ALICE HARRIS (SUNY Stony Brook) (Dwinelle 370)
HISTORICAL (Dwinelle 370)
10:00-10:30 "Anti-homophony effects in Dakelh (Carrier) valence
Suzanne Gessner (University of Victoria)
Gunnar Olafur Hansson (University of British Columbia)
10:30-11:00 "An intergenerational investigation of Hupa stress"
Matthew Gordon & Edmundo Luna (UC Santa Barbara)
11:00-11:30 "The emergence of dorsal stops after high vowels in Huishu"
David R. Mortensen (UC Berkeley)
11:30-12:00 "How Far Likeness Can Go: Grammaticalization of Kath- in
Seongha Rhee (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies &
SYNTAX I (Dwinelle 182)
10:00-10:30 "Malagasy Control Constructions"
Maria Polinsky (UC San Diego)
Eric Potsdam (University of Florida)
10:30-11:00 "Scope of negation and clause structure in Japanese"
Chung-hye Han, Dennis Storoshenko, & Yasuko Sakurai
(Simon Fraser University)
11:00-11:30 "The Properties of Determiners: Evidence from Skwxwu7mesh"
Carrie Gillon (University of British Columbia)
11:30-12:00 "Negation and Negative Polarity Items in Berber"
Hamid Ouali (University of Michigan)
PARASESSION II: "Conceptual Structure and Cognition in
Grammatical Theory" (Dwinelle 370)
1:00-2:00 ADELE GOLDBERG (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
2:00-2:30 "Process-oriented grammar formalisms: incorporating
constraints from language understanding and acquisition"
Nancy Chang (UC Berkeley)
2:30-3:00 "Constructional compositionality and blending: the case of
Polish SLVF constructions"
Barbara Dancygier (University of British Columbia)
3:00-3:30 "Embodied Verbal Semantics: Evidence from a lexical matching
Shweta Narayan (UC Berkeley and International Computer
Benjamin K. Bergen (University of Hawai'i at Manoa)
Zachary Weinberg (International Computer Science
3:30-4:00 "Determinants of the extent of recycle in repair"
Vsevolod Kapatsinski (University of New Mexico)
4:15-5:15 ALEC MARANTZ (MIT)
SPECIAL SESSION II: Morphology of Native American Languages
5:30-6:00 "Classifiers in Yurok, Wiyot, and Algonquian"
Lisa Conathan (UC Berkeley)
6:00-6:30 "The morphological status of -?at in Nuu-chah-nulth"
Eun-Sook Kim (University of British Columbia)
6:30-7:00 "Case-marking and Co-reference in North Baffin Inuit"
James Slotta (University of Chicago)
7:00-8:00 ANTHONY WOODBURY (UT Austin)
8:00-11:00 DINNER & PARTY (Barrows Hall, top floor)
SUNDAY, Feb 15, 2004
9:00-9:55 BRUCE HAYES (University of California, Los Angeles)
PHONOLOGY & PHONETICS I (Dwinelle 370)
10:00-10:30 "Investigating the "hidden" structure of phonological
Egidio Marsico (Dynamique Du Langage, CNRS/Universit
Ian Maddieson (UC Berkeley)
Christophe Coup (Dynamique Du Langage, CNRS/Universit
Francois Pellegrino (Dynamique Du Langage, CNRS/Universit
10:30-11:00 "The Evolution of Hierarchical Structure in Language"
J.C. Brown (University of British Columbia)
Chris Golston (California State University, Fresno)
11:00-11:30 "Long-distance voicing agreement: An evolutionary
Gunnar Olafur Hansson (University of British Columbia)
11:30-12:00 "The function of stem prominence in Athabaskan"
Joyce McDonough (University of Rochester)
SEMANTICS (Dwinelle 182)
10:00-10:30 "Presupposition, and the Distribution of Subjunctive Mood"
Laura Siegel (University of Pennsylvania)
10:30-11:00 "Aspect in American Sign Language: A Typological-Functional
Elisa M. Maroney (University of New Mexico)
11:00-11:30 "High and low applicatives: Evidence from Lai"
David A. Peterson (Dartmouth College)
11:30-12:00 "Compositional interaction of sub-event aspectual markers,
-in- and reduplication, in Tagalog"
Jonathon E. Cihlar (University of Chicago)
SPECIAL SESSION III: Morphology of Native American Languages
1:30-2:30 ANDREW GARRETT (UC Berkeley)
2:30-3:00 "On the classification of Wakashan lexical suffixes"
Rachel Wojdak (University of British Columbia)
3:00-3:30 "The Nominal Nature of Roots in Chol (Mayan)"
Jessica Coon (Reed College)
3:30-4:00 "Possession and Cliticization in Iquito"
Mark Brown (UT Austin)
4:00-4:30 "On the two Salish object agreement suffixes"
Kaoru Kiyosawa (Simon Fraser University)
SYNTAX II (Dwinelle 370)
4:45-5:15 "Superiority vs. reconstruction: a minimalist challenge"
Cedric Boeckx (Harvard University)
Norbert Hornstein (University of Maryland)
5:15-5:45 "Sequentiality and Non-Tensed Verbal Coordination in Korean"
Sae-Youn Cho (Honam University)
5:45-6:15 "Assamese verb serialization in functional, areal-typological
and diachronic perspective"
Mark W. Post (University of Oregon)
SOCIOLINGUISTICS (Dwinelle 182)
4:45-5:15 "Devoicing and its environments in perception: "Kinki
Japanese? Or Tokyo?""
Midori Y. Morris (Gettysburg College)
5:15-5:45 "'We'll be dead by then!' - comical self-disclosure by
elderly Japanese women"
Yoshiko Matsumoto (Stanford University)
5:45-6:15 "Attribute networking: Modeling local social practices"
Robin Dodsworth (Ohio State University)
MONDAY, Feb 16, 2004
9:00-9:55 ELIZABETH HUME (Ohio State University) (Dwinelle 370)
PHONOLOGY & PHONETICS II (Dwinelle 370)
10:00-10:30 "Effect of phonological neutralization rules on native
Tsan Huang (Ohio State University & SUNY Buffalo)
10:30-11:00 "Tone-to-stress and stress-to-tone: Ancient Greek accent
Lev Blumenfeld (Stanford University)
11:00-11:30 "The interaction of duration and pitch in Japanese long
Tomoko Kozasa (University of Hawai'i at Manoa)
11:30-12:00 "Apical and Laminal Articulation in Hakha Lai"
Ian Maddieson & Ken VanBik (UC Berkeley)
PRAGMATICS & DISCOURSE (Dwinelle 182)
10:00-10:30 "Subject-agreement markers in Betta Kurumba"
Gail Coelho (Rice University)
10:30-11:00 "The Interaction of Referentiality and Agreement in Bardi
Claire Bowern (Harvard University)
11:00-11:30 ""Ajak of all trades": Problems with categorizing Balinese
_ajak_ in discourse"
Edmundo Luna (UC Santa Barbara)
11:30-12:00 ""And that's my big area of interest in linguistics is
discourse"--The forms and functions of the English that's X
Sebastian Ross-Hagebaum (Rice University)
1:30-2:25 DAN JURAFSKY (University of Colorado, Boulder & Stanford
University) (Dwinelle 370)
COGNITIVE LINGUISTICS & PSYCHOLINGUISTICS (Dwinelle 370)
2:30-3:00 "Serialization of Simultaneity in Mandarin"
Liancheng Chief (SUNY Buffalo)
3:00-3:30 "Association between Repair functions and interlocutor
Tomoko Takeda (University of Oregon)
3:30-4:00 "A psycholinguistic theory of loanword adaptations"
Sharon Peperkamp (Laboratoire de Sciences Cognitives et
Psycholinguistique, EHESS-CNRS-ENS & Universit de Paris 8)
4:00-4:30 "On Case-markers Occurring in Japanese Temporal Expressions"
Shin-ya Iwasaki (Osaka University)
MORPHOLOGY (Dwinelle 182)
2:30-3:00 "Meta-constraints: Constraint Interaction and Gender
Assignment in Ukrainian"
Tore Nesset (University of Troms)
3:00-3:30 "Reduplication and Right-edge Faithfulness in Amis"
Shih-chi Stella Yeh (National Tsing Hua University,
3:30-4:00 "Frequency and relexicalization in Korean cluster codas"
Younjeoung Choi (University of Texas, Arlington)
4:00-4:30 "Zero Marking in French Impersonal Verbs: A Counter-Trend in
Bonnie Fonseca-Greber (Bowling Green State University)
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