LINGUIST List 13.1563

Fri May 31 2002

Confs: Sentence Mood in Syntax/Semantics/Pragmatics

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  1. Cecile Meier, Workshop: In the mood - Frankfurt/Main (Germany) - 06'02

Message 1: Workshop: In the mood - Frankfurt/Main (Germany) - 06'02

Date: Fri, 31 May 2002 07:12:06 +0200
From: Cecile Meier <>
Subject: Workshop: In the mood - Frankfurt/Main (Germany) - 06'02

 Call for Participation - Workshop "In the mood"

The "Graduiertenkolleg: Satzarten - Variation und Interpretation" (Prof.
Guenther Grewendorf, chair) associated with Frankfurt University is pleased
to invite you to its first workshop "In the mood".

This event will be held at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitaet,
Frankfurt/Main (Germany) from Friday, June 21st to Sunday, June 23rd, 2002
and aims at bringing together distinguished linguists working on sentence
mood, sentence type and related phenomena from syntactic, semantic or
pragmatic points of view.

The speakers are:

Nick Asher (University of Texas, Austin)
Johan van der Auwera (Universiteit Antwerpen)
Manfred Bierwisch (Humboldt-Universitaet)
Kai von Fintel (MIT)
Jonathan Ginzburg (King's Kollege London)
Robert M. Harnish (University of Arizona)
Paul Kiparsky (Stanford University)
Jaklin Kornfilt (Syracuse University)
Manfred Krifka (Humboldt-Universitaet/ZAS Berlin)
Arthur Merin (University of Konstanz)
Cecilia Poletto (Universita di Padova)
Marga Reis (Universitaet Tuebingen)
Henk van Riemsdijk (Katholieke Universiteit Brabant, Tilburg)
Luigi Rizzi (Universita di Siena/CISCL)
Halldor Sigurdsson (Lunds Universitaet)
Tim Stowell (UCLA)

Please register as soon as possible if you are interested in participating!

All pertinent information, including a preliminary program,
is available at:

Cecile Meier
Institut fuer Deutsche Sprache und Literatur II
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitaet Frankfurt/Main
Grueneburgplatz 1
60629 Frankfurt/Main

Work: +49-69-798-32400
Cell: +49-160-801-0330
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