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Fri Jun 4 1999

Confs: Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar

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Message 1: HPSG99 Programme

Date: Tue, 1 Jun 1999 09:46:20 +0100
From: grover <>
Subject: HPSG99 Programme

		 6th International Conference on
		 Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar
 University of Edinburgh

			 August 4-6, 1999

The 6th International Conference on HPSG will be held at the
University of Edinburgh, Scotland, on August 4th to 6th 1999, hosted
by the Human Communication Research Centre and the Department of

The following message contains the conference programme. Further
information about the conference, including registration and
accommodation information can be found at the conference website at Abstracts of the talks can be
found via links from the programme at the website.

***************** IMPORTANT NOTE. PLEASE READ. ********************

If you will be attending the conference and want us to help you find
accommodation, please fill in the online registration/accommodation
form as soon as possible. Edinburgh will be extremely busy in August
and early booking is essential.



 Wednesday, August 4, 1999
 Special Session on Grammatical Interfaces

09:00-10:00 Registration
10:00-11:00 Invited Speaker
 Ewan Klein (Edinburgh)
 Interfaces, Intrafaces and Outerfaces: the Case of Prosody
11:00-11:30 BREAK
11:30-12:00 Valia Kordoni (Tuebingen)
 Agentivity vs. Causation: at the Syntax-Semantics Interface
12:00-12:30 Dimitra Kolliakou (Newcastle and Jerusalem) and Theodora
 Alexopoulou (Edinburgh)
 On Linkhood and Clitic Left Dislocation
12:30-13:00 Jong-Bok Kim and Byung-Soo Park (Kyung Hee University)
 Grammatical Interfaces in Korean Relatives
13:00-14:30 LUNCH
14:30-15:30 Invited Speaker
 Georgia Green (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
 The Nature of Pragmatic Information
15:30-16:00 Ash Asudeh (Stanford) and Line Hove Mikkelsen (Santa Cruz)
 Danish Syntactic Noun Incorporation: A Case Study in
 Grammatical Interfaces
16:00-16:30 BREAK
16:30-17:30 Invited Speaker
 Gosse Bouma (Groningen)

 Thursday, August 5, 1999

09:30-10:00 Andreas Kathol (UC Berkeley)
 Internally and Externally Headed Relative Clauses: The
 Case of Lai
10:00-10:30 Robert Levine (OSU), Tom Hukari (University of Victoria) and
 Mike Calcagno (Tuebingen)
 Parasitic Gaps in English: non-nominal, non-pronominal and
10:30-11:00 Kordula De Kuthy (Saarbruecken) and Detmar Meurers (Tuebingen)
 Argument raising meets adjuncts-as-dependents and traceless
11:00-11:30 BREAK
11:30-12:30 Invited Speakers
 Anne Abeille (Paris) and Daniele Godard (Lille)
 Some Remarks on French Interrogatives
12:30-14:00 LUNCH
14:00-14:30 Bob Borsley (Bangor) and Bob Morris Jones (Aberystwyth)
 Negation in Welsh
14:30-15:00 Frank Richter and Manfred Sailer (Tuebingen)
 Sentential Negation in French and Conditions on Logical
 Form in HPSG
15:00-15:30 Kook-Hee Gill (Edinburgh)
 Topicalisation, Scrambling and Anaphor Binding
15:30-16:00 BREAK
16:00-17:00 Invited Speaker
 Jonathan Ginzburg (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
 Describing Conversational Interaction: Some Implications
 for HPSG
20:00-00:00 Conference Party

 Friday, August 6, 1999

09:30-10:00 Theodora Alexopoulou (Edinburgh)
 A unified treatment of A/A-bar dependencies
10:00-10:30 Anna Kupsc (Polish Academy of Sciences and Universite Paris7)
 Syntactic Analysis of Clitic Climbing in Polish
10:30-11:00 Stefan Mueller (Saarbruecken)
 Separable Prefix Verbs in German
11:00-11:30 BREAK
11:30-12:00 Robert Malouf (Stanford and UC Berkeley)
 A head-driven account of long-distance case assignment
12:00-12:30 Cathryn Donohue and Ivan Sag (Stanford)
 Domains in Warlpiri
12:30-14:00 LUNCH
14:00-14:30 Frank Van Eynde (Leuven)
 On the semantics of the auxiliaries
14:30-15:00 Emily Bender and Ivan A. Sag (Stanford)
 Incorporating Contracted Auxiliaries in English
15:00-15:30 BREAK
15:30-16:30 Invited Speaker
 Stephen Wechsler (Texas)
 Four Agreement Puzzles

Berthold Crysmann (Saarbruecken)
 Clitics and Coordination in Phenogrammatical Structure
Jesse Tseng (Edinburgh)
 A Three-Way Classification of Prepositions
Shalom Lappin (King's College London) and David Johnson (IBM T.J. Watson
Research Center)
 Wh-questions in a multiple inheritance constructional type hierarchy
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