17.3612, Confs: General Ling/Belgium

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Subject: 17.3612, Confs: General Ling/Belgium

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Date: 06-Dec-2006
From: Jeroen van Craenenbroeck < jeroen.vancraenenbroeck at kubrussel.ac.be >
Subject: Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe 

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Date: Wed, 06 Dec 2006 11:22:56
From: Jeroen van Craenenbroeck < jeroen.vancraenenbroeck at kubrussel.ac.be >
Subject: Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe 

Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe 
Short Title: ConSOLE XV 

Date: 11-Jan-2007 - 13-Jan-2007 
Location: Brussels, Belgium 
Contact: Jeroen van Craenenbroeck 
Contact Email: info at crissp.be 
Meeting URL: http://www.crissp.be 

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics 

Meeting Description: 

The Center for Research In Syntax, Semantics & Phonology (CRISSP) in Brussels is pleased to host the 15th annual Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe, from January 11 to 13, 2007.

ConSOLE is organized by a different European university every year and provides a forum for students of linguistics from all over the world to present their research. 

Thursday 11 January, 2007: Arts & Sciences Colleges, Vlekho Campus, room 050

8.30-9.15 Registration

9.15-9.30 Opening remarks


Arnim Von Stechow (Universität Tübingen)
Decomposition in Syntax and Resultatives: BECOME and CAUSE again.

10.30-10.45 Coffee break


Pavel Caha (CASTL, University of Tromsø)
The Superset Principle and the Spell out of Non-terminals: Don`t Try Morphological Analysis in the Privacy of your own Morphology


Marina Pantcheva (CASTL, University of Tromsø)
Why Do Persian Class 2 Prepositions Appear to Be Nouns


Mihaela Tanase Dogaru (University of Bucharest)
Pseudo-Partitives and (Silent) Classifiers in Romanian

12.45-14.00 Lunch


Te-hsin Liu (University Paris 8)
A Fresh Look at  the Paradoxal Nature of Chinese Contour Tones


Gustavo Beritognolo (McGill University)
Hiatus in Argentinian Spanish

15.20-15.35 Coffee break


Stéphanie Weiser (University Paris X - Nanterre, MoDyCo)
The Negation of Action Sentences - Are There Negative Events?


Gerhard Schaden (University Paris 8, CNRS UMR 7023)
A Formal Definition of Temporal Default Relations


Aritz Irurtzun (EHU-U. Basque Country, University of Bordeaux 3 & IKER-CNRS) & Maia Duguine (EHU-U. Basque Country & University of Nantes)
On the Independence of Focus and GIVENness

 Friday 12 January 2007: Catholic University of Brussels, room A/O/1


Kyle Johnson (University of Massachusetts Amherst)

10.00-10.15 Coffee break


Pavel Caha & Björn Lundquist (CASTL, University of Tromsø)
Verbal Passives in Attributive Position. Contradictio in Adiecto?


Eva Dobler (McGill University)
Again and the Structure of Result States


Antonia Rothmayr (University of Vienna)
It Takes Two, Baby! CAUSE and the Prerequisites for Eventivity

12.15-13.30 Lunch


Márton Sóskuthy (Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem (ELTE) Budapest)
Voicing and the Skeleton


Alexandre Vaxman (Laboratoire Parole et Langage, Institut de Phonetique, Universite de Provence , Aix-en-Provence, France)
A Glance at the Coda-Mirror

14.50-15.05 Coffee break


Bert Le Bruyn (Utrecht University Uil-OTS)
Covert i-type-shifts in Dutch?


Annemie Verbist (Leiden University LUCL)
The Role of Perceptual Salience in the Acquisition of Principle B: Evidence from Cochlear Implanted Children


Cécile Monjauze (Université François Rabelais UFR Lettres et Langues, Laboratoire Langage et Handicap Tours)
Linguistic Long-term Effects of Benign Rolandic Epilepsy: Analysis of Syntactic Complexity in Spontaneous Language

17.05-17.20 Coffee break


Jean Lowenstamm (Université de Paris)
Competition for insertion, Merger of ? with category defining heads, and
Related issues (Umlaut raises its ugly Head, again)

Saturday 13 January, 2007: Catholic University of Brussels, room A/O/1


Joachim Sabel (Université Catholique de Louvain)
A C-I Interface Constraint on Remnant Movement

10.00-10.15 Coffee break


Islam Youssef (CASTL, University of Tromsø)
Assimilation of Vocalic Features: Emphasis Spread in Cairene Arabic


Shakuntala Mahanta (Utrecht University Uil-OTS)
Local vs. Non-local Consonantal Intervention in Vowel Harmony


Radek ?imík (University of Groningen)
Definiteness Effects in Relative Clauses

12.15-13.30 Lunch


Maia Duguine (EHU-U. Basque Country & University of Nantes)
Deriving Silent Arguments


Seungwan Ha (Boston University)
On Ellipsis Features and Right Node Raising

14.50-15.05 Coffee break


Carlos de Cuba & Tomoko Kawamura (Stony Brook University)
Intensionality and Extraction as Reflexes of Syntactic Structure


Ourania Sinopoulou (University of Athens)
Multiple Questions and Apparent wh-in situ: Evidence from Greek


Robert Truswell (University College London)
Locality of Movement and the Individuation of Events

17.05-17.20 Closing remarks


Cem Keskin (Utrecht University Uil-OTS): The Romans' Destruction the City.

Lan Kim (Simon Fraser University): On the Ditransitive Construction in Korean

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