14.724, Confs: Typology of Native American Languages, Spain

LINGUIST List linguist at linguistlist.org
Thu Mar 13 00:19:22 UTC 2003


LINGUIST List:  Vol-14-724. Wed Mar 12 2003. ISSN: 1068-4875.

Subject: 14.724, Confs: Typology of Native American Languages, Spain

Moderators: Anthony Aristar, Wayne State U.<aristar at linguistlist.org>
            Helen Dry, Eastern Michigan U. <hdry at linguistlist.org>

Reviews (reviews at linguistlist.org):
	Simin Karimi, U. of Arizona
	Terence Langendoen, U. of Arizona

Home Page:  http://linguistlist.org/

The LINGUIST List is funded by Eastern Michigan University, Wayne
State University, and donations from subscribers and publishers.

Editor for this issue: Marie Klopfenstein <marie at linguistlist.org>
 ==========================================================================
FUND DRIVE 2003

Please help us reach our total of $50,000 by making a donation at:

http://linguistlist.org/donation.html

The LINGUIST List depends on the generous contributions from
subscribers like you; we would not be able to operate without your
help.

The moderators, staff, and student editors at LINGUIST would like to
take this opportunity to thank you for your continuous support.

Please keep conferences announcement as short as you can; LINGUIST
will not post conference announcements which in our opinion are
excessively long.

To post to LINGUIST, use our convenient web form at
http://linguistlist.org/LL/posttolinguist.html.

=================================Directory=================================

1)
Date:  Wed, 12 Mar 2003 15:42:15 -0500 (EST)
From:  emonros at fil.ub.es
Subject:  3rd Conference on Typology of Native American Languages

-------------------------------- Message 1 -------------------------------

Date:  Wed, 12 Mar 2003 15:42:15 -0500 (EST)
From:  emonros at fil.ub.es
Subject:  3rd Conference on Typology of Native American Languages


3rd Conference on Typology of Native American Languages

Date: 24-Mar-2003 - 27-Mar-2003
Location: Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Contact: Eva Monrós
Contact Email: emonros at fil.ub.es
Meeting URL: http://www.ub.es/ling/curs_amerindies.htm
Linguistic Sub-field: Typology

Meeting Description:

Dear colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the 3rd Conference on Typology of Native
American Languages, which will take place in Barcelona on March 24-27
2003.

The invited professors for this 3rd edition are: Marianne Mithun and
Wallace Chafe, from the University of California Santa Barbara, who
work on the native languages of North America ; Elena Benedicto, from
Purdue University, specialist in Nicaraguan languages; and Francesc
Queixalós, from Universidade de Brasilia CNRS Paris, expert on
Amazonian language Monday, March 24 Universitat de Barcelona

9,30 - 10 Opening session

10 - 11,30 Les llengües ameríndies a Brasil, Francesc Queixalós

11,30 - 12 Break

12, - 13,30 The referential status of pronominal affixes, Marianne
Mithun

15,45 - 17,15 Phonology from a historical perspective, Wallace Chafe

17,30 - 19 Introducció a la llengua Mayangna: situació geogràfica i
sociolingüística; variació dialectal; propietats
morfosintàctiques. Elena Benedicto

Tuesday, March 25, Universitat de Barcelona

9 - 10,30  Do all languages have adjectives?, Wallace Chafe

10,30 - 10,45 Break

10,45 - 12,15 Aspectes sobre l'ergativitat a les llengües de
l'Amazònia I, Francesc Queixalós

12,15 - 12,30 Break

12,30 - 14 Grammatical dependency beyond the sentence, Marianne
Mithun

16 - 17,30 El sistema obviatiu de la flexió verbal Mayangna, Elena
Benedicto

Wednesday, March 26, Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona

9 - 10,30 Alternative theoretical approaches to grammar: Understanding
and explaining applicatives, Marianne Mithun

10,30 - 10,45 Break

10,45 - 12,15 Discourse effects of polysynthesis, Wallace Chafe

12,15 - 12, 30 Break

12, 30 - 14 El sistema classificatori verbal en Mayangna, Elena
Benedicto

16 - 17,30 Aspectes sobre l'ergativitat a les llengües de l'Amazònia
II, Francesc Queixalós

17,30 - 18 End session

Thursday, March 27  Universitat de Barcelona

10 - 13 h. Tutorials with Elena Benedicto

15 - 17h. Tutorials with Marianne Mithun and Wallace Chafe

---------------------------------------------------------------------------
LINGUIST List: Vol-14-724



More information about the Linguist mailing list