LINGUIST List 10.832

Fri Jun 4 1999

Calls: Negation/Romance Langs, Romance Linguistics

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  2. Jeroen van de Weijer, 13th Symposium/ Romance Linguistics

Message 1: Romance Languages --Negation

Date: Fri, 04 Jun 1999 13:27:27 CEST
From: Jeroen van de Weijer <vdweijer2000hotmail.com>
Subject: Romance Languages --Negation

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Call for papers

Workshop on Negation

Leiden University, December 11
(workshop incorporated in Going Romance, December 9-11)

Organizing committee: Francis Corblin (Rennes 2),
Johan Rooryck (HIL/ Leiden University), Paul Rowlett (Salford),
Henri\235tte de Swart (UiL-OTS/ Utrecht University).

Speakers: Francis Corblin (Rennes 2)
 Paul Rowlett (Salford)

The workshop focuses on negation in Romance languages.
We welcome contributions from different theoretical perspectives.
The following issues are of special interest:

* The syntax, semantics, and L1/L2 acquisition of negation.
* Negative concord, Negative polarity, binding and scope, negation
in the nominal and verbal domains, the Jespersen cycle, microvariation of 
negative elements in Romance, negation and quantification, the position of 
negative adverbs, negation and clitics.

Besides the papers of the invited speakers, there will be room for
four selected papers. The presentation of the papers will take 30 minutes, 
and will be followed by a 15-minute commentary and a 15-minute general 
discussion. Abstracts should be anonymous, and should be no longer than two 
pages, including references and examples, with margins of at least 1-inch, 
font size 11/12. Submissions are limited to a maximum of one individual and 
one joint abstract per author.

Please provide 8 anonymous abstracts and one camera-ready original
containing title, author's name and affiliation. Submissions by e-mail
or fax can be accepted, provided a camery-ready original is received
within one week after the deadline. A separate 3" x 5" card should contain 
the title of the paper, the author's name and affiliation, address, 
telephone number, e-mail address and the indication 'negation'. Selected 
speakers will be required to send in a version of their paper before 
November 21.

The papers of the workshop will be reviewed and published in the
proceedings of Going Romance.

Deadline for recept of abstracts: September 17, 1998

Abstracts should be sent to the following address:

Workshop Going Romance 1999 Phone: 31-71-527 2169
Leiden University Fax: 31-71-527 2125
Marijke Ziegelaar E-mail: ziegelaarrullet.leidenuniv.nl
Dept of French web site Going Romance:
P.O. Box 9515 http://www.leidenuniv.nl/hil/confs/gr1999
2300 RA Leiden
The Netherlands

 
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Message 2: 13th Symposium/ Romance Linguistics

Date: Fri, 04 Jun 1999 13:23:12 CEST
From: Jeroen van de Weijer <vdweijer2000hotmail.com>
Subject: 13th Symposium/ Romance Linguistics

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Going Romance 1999

Thirteenth Symposium on Romance Linguistics

Leiden University, December 9-11
Holland Institute of Generative Linguistics (HIL)
Utrecht Institute of Linguistics OTS (UiL OTS)


Invited speakers:

Gemma Rigau (Universidad Aut\242noma de Barcelona
Cecilia Poletto (Universit\224 di Padova)
Eduardo Raposo (University of California, Santa Barbara)


Abstracts are invited for thirty minutes talks (with an additional ten
minutes for discussion) in all areas of Romance linguistics from all
theoretical perspectives. Abstracts should be anonymous, and should be
no longer than two pages, including references and examples, with
margins of at least 1 inch, font size 11/12. Submissions are limited to a 
maximum of one individual and one joint abstract per author. Please provide 
7 anonymous abstracts and one camera-ready original containing title, 
author's name and affiliation. Submissions by e-mail or fax can be accepted, 
provided a camera-ready original is received within one week after the 
deadline. A separate card should contain the title of the paper, author's 
name, affiliation, address, telephone number and e-mail address.

Deadline for receipt of abstracts: September 17, 1999

Abstracts should be sent to the following address:

Going Romance 1999 Phone: 31-71-527 2169
Leiden University Fax: 31-71-527 2125
Marijke Ziegelaar E-mail: ziegelaarrullet.leidenuniv.nl
Dept of French web site Going Romance:
P.O. Box 9515 http://www.leidenuniv.nl/hil/confs/gr1999
2300 RA Leiden
The Netherlands

A workshop on negation will be held on December 11. This workshop is
organized in collaboration with the North West Centre for Linguistics
(Great Britain). A separate call for papers follows.

*** NEW!***NEW!***NEW!***

Starting this year, Going Romance will publish selected proceedings of the 
symposium. We have reached an agreement with HAG publishers for
the swift publication of these proceedings. Timely published proceedings 
foster quick discussion, and illustrate the diversity of analyses and 
approaches in the field. We would like to strongly encourage all 
participants to submit their papers for the proceedings, so as to ensure 
that this new venture becomes a resounding success!

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Organizing Comittee: Reineke Bok-Bennema (Groningen), Denis Delfitto
(UiL OTS Dept of Italian), Yves D'Hulst (HIL/ Leiden), Frank
Drijkoningen (UiL OTS Dept of French), Pieter Muysken (HIL/ Leiden), Johan 
Rooryck (HIL/Leiden), Petra Sleeman (HIL, Amsterdam).
 
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