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  1. Bert Vaux, phonology 2000 final program

Message 1: phonology 2000 final program

Date: Tue, 27 Apr 1999 14:13:40 -0400 (EDT)
From: Bert Vaux <>
Subject: phonology 2000 final program

The Phonology 2000 Symposium
Harvard and MIT, April 30-May 1, 1999


Friday, April 30, 1999
Forum Room, Lamont Library 5th level, Harvard University

9-9:15	Coffee and snacks

SESSION 1: General Issues (Bert Vaux, chair)
9:15-9:45	Stuart Davis, Indiana University
		"OT: Empirical problems and insights"
10-10:30	David Odden, Ohio State

10:45-11	Break

SESSION 2: Syllables (Steve Anderson, chair)
11-11:30	Donca Steriade, UCLA
		"The grammatical status of perceptibility effects: direction in
		assimilation and cluster simplification"
11:45-12:15	Francois Dell, CNRS, Paris
		"Syllabification with epenthesis and without: syllable structure
		in two Berber dialects"

12:30-2	Lunch

SESSION 3: Reduplication (Mark Aronoff, chair)
2-2:30		Sharon Inkelas, Berkeley, and Cheryl Zoll, MIT
		"Reduplication as morphological doubling"
2:45-3:15	William Idsardi and Eric Raimy, Delaware
		"Reduplication and underapplication"

3:30-4	Break

SESSION 4 (Abby Cohn, chair)
4-4:30		Andrea Calabrese, UConn
		"Glide formation, gemination and Sievers' Law in Vedic Sanskrit"
4:45-5:15	Charles Reiss, Concordia
		"Acquisition and post-OT phonology"
5:30-6		Michael Hammond, Arizona
		"Opportunistic footing and the beat"

Saturday, May 1
MIT E25-111

SESSION 5: Stress (James Harris, chair)
9-9:30		Ellen Broselow, SUNY-Stonybrook
		"Stress-epenthesis interactions in a constraint-based theory"
9:45-10:15	John Frampton, Northeastern
		"On iterative rules"

10:30-11	Break

SESSION 6: Morphology and phonology (Alec Marantz, chair)
11-11:30	Bruce Hayes, UCLA
		"Burnt and Splang: Some issues in morphological learning 
11:45-12:15 Rolf Noyer, Penn
		"The basis of bases"

12:30-2	Lunch

SESSION 7: Constraints (Donca Steriade, chair)
2-2:30		Diana Archangeli, Arizona
		"On constraint motivation"
2:45-3:15	Paul Kiparsky, Stanford
		"Quantity in Finland Swedish: new evidence for constraint-based

3:30-4 Break

SESSION 8: General Issues (Morris Halle, chair)
4-4:30		Michael Kenstowicz, MIT
		"Paradigm uniformity and contrast"
4:45-5:15	Mark Hale, Concordia
		"Historical phonology and phonological theory in the 21st 

Harvard Linguistics Department office-305 Boylston Hall, Harvard Yard
MIT Linguistics Department-2nd floor, Building E-39, corner of Hayward and

Directions to the Forum Room, Lamont Library
Lamont Library is located at the southeast corner of Harvard Yard, just
east of Widener, the main library. Enter Lamont from the north, sign in at
the front desk, and proceed up the stairs to the 5th level, where the
Forum Room is located.

Directions from Harvard to MIT
Take the T (subway) from Harvard Square station to Kendall Square (2 stops
inbound). Exit on Main Street, and walk (south)west on Hayward Street. Cut
through the parking lot just past the Linguistics Dept. (E39), and head
due west; building E25 will be directly ahead. Room 111 is on the first
floor, close to the main entrance on the east side of the building.

One can also obtain maps on the web from the following addresses:
Building E25:
Forum Room, Lamont Library

The program is also available on our website:

For further information please contact:

Bert Vaux
Assistant Professor of Linguistics
Harvard University
316 Boylston Hall
Cambridge, MA 02138
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