LINGUIST List 11.2323

Fri Oct 27 2000

Confs: Generative Linguistics/ConSOLE/Students

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  1. Torre, E.J. van der, ConSOLE 9, Lund 8-10 December

Message 1: ConSOLE 9, Lund 8-10 December

Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2000 11:08:32 +0200
From: Torre, E.J. van der <>
Subject: ConSOLE 9, Lund 8-10 December

We are happy to announce that the ninth annual meeting of the Student
Organization of Linguistics in Europe (ConSOLE9) will be held in Lund,
Sweden from December 8th to 10th, 2000.

Students of generative linguistics from Europe and around the world will
present papers in the fields of syntaxis, morphology, semantics, language
acquisition, sign language, and experimental linguistics. Furthermore, Dr.
Sten Vikner from Stuttgart University will give a plenary lecture.

Students and researchers are welcome to participate in the conference. The
conference fee will be 150 Swedish Crowns for the three days. Included in
the fee (to be paid in cash at the conference site) are the program, and
coffee and tea during the breaks.

Please register before the first of December by sending an email to Additional information can be obtained from the local
organizers ( or from the conference's web site

We look forward to seeing you in Lund in December!

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9:00 - 9:15
Opening by the organizers

9:15 - 9:55 Takaaki Hara, Universiteit van Utrecht
'Bound variable interpretation and the degree of accessibility.'

9:55 - 10:35 Silke Fischer, Universit�t T�bingen
'A unified account of A- and A'-reconstruction: Evidence from German.'

Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:40 Dimitra Papangeli, University College London
'Clitic doubling in modern Greek: A syntactic effect of morphological case.'

11:40 - 12:20 Ken Hiraiwa, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
'Raising and Multiple Agree in Japanese, Icelandic and beyond.'

12:20 - 13:00 Roland Pfau, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universit�t
'Local licensing and feature copy in language production.'


14:15 - 14:55 Arantzazu Martinez Etxarri, University of Deusto
'Syntactic evidence in favor of degrees of incorpora in [N+EGIN]

14:55 - 15:35 Nora Boneh, Universit� de Paris VIII
'The grammar of the possession link: Modern Hebrew yeS constructions.'

Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:40 Cl�udia Pons, Universitat de Barcelona
'The importance of being onset.'

16:40 - 18:00 Plenary Lecture
Dr. Sten Vikner, University of Stuttgart
Title to be announced.


9:00 - 9:15 Opening remarks

9:15 - 9:55 Anal�a Garc�a and Jos� Luis M�ndez, Universidad Aut�noma de
Madrid & Instituto Unviersitario Ortega y Gasset
'On modal nature of attributive nominal constructions.'

9:55 - 10:35 Zoe Toft, University of London
'Is there ever multiple wh-movement? Evidence from superiority effects and
focus in Hungarian.'

Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:40 Tatjana Marvin, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
'Past participle reduced relatives as small clauses.'

11:40 - 12:20 Yahor Tsedryk, The University of Western Ontario
'Nominative subject or object, what is the difference?'

12:20 - 13:00 Stephanie Harves, Princeton University / Massachusetts
Institute of Technology
'Genitive of negation and the syntax of scope.'


14:15 - 14:55 Kyoko Yamakoshi, Cornell University
'Wh-drop in child languages and adult ASL.'

14:55 - 15:35 Inge Zwitserlood, Universiteit van Utrecht
'The morphophonological structure of "words" in sign language.'

Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:40 Petra Burkhardt, Yale University
'Logophors: Looking outside of syntax.'

16:40 - 17:20 Elsi Kaiser, University of Pennsylvania
'The syntax-pragmatics interface and Finnish ditransitive verbs.'

17:20 - 18:00 Jeroen van Craenenbroeck and Marjo van Koppen,
Rijksuniversiteit Leiden
'Pronoun doubling in the dialects of Dutch.'


9:00 - 9:15 Opening Remarks

9:15 - 9:55 Franny Hsiao, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
'Perception verbs in West Germanic and language change.'

9:55 - 10:35 Marlies van der Velde, Universit� de Paris VIII
'The status of Dutch object pronouns revisited.'

Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:40 Adolfo Ausin, University of Connecticut
'A-Traces and semantic interpretation.'

11:40 - 12:20 YoungSik Choi, University of Southern California
'Quantifier scope interaction in Korean and English.'

12:20 - 13:00 Alastair Butler, University of York
'Relatives and there-insertion.'


14:15 - 14:55 Marcin Morzycki, University of Massachusetts
'Measure DP adverbials, Aktionsart, and functional structure.'

14:55 - 15:35 Karen Lahousse, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
'Replacing expletive pro by verb movement in Romance languages.'

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