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Conference Information

Full Title: Dialect Syntax: The State of the Art

Location: Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany
Start Date: 05-Dec-2014 - 06-Dec-2014
Contact: Thomas Strobel
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting Description: This two-day conference is organized by the research project Syntax of Hessian Dialects (SyHD), which is a joint project conducted by the Universities of Frankfurt, Marburg and Vienna. Its goal is the comprehensive survey and analysis of a range of dialect syntactic phenomena in the German state of Hesse. The focus of this conference will be on presenting the results of dialect syntactic research and on discussing their role in advancing contemporary syntactic theory.

Keynote Speakers (Invited):

Sjef Barbiers (Amsterdam)
Lars-Olof Delsing (Lund)
Elvira Glaser (Zürich)
Mark L. Louden (Madison/Wisconsin)

Workshop Organizers:

Jürg Fleischer (Marburg)
Alexandra N. Lenz (Vienna)
Helmut Weiß (Frankfurt)


If you want to participate in the workshop, please write an email to with the following information:

- First & last name
- Affiliation
- Email
- I (don't) want to take part in the warming-up and/or conference dinner

There is no conference fee.
LL Issue: 25.4209

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