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Fri May 9 2003

Confs: General Linguistics/Lisbon, Portugal

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  1. jcosta, Lisbon Workshop on Agreement

Message 1: Lisbon Workshop on Agreement

Date: Fri, 09 May 2003 10:21:51 +0000
From: jcosta <>
Subject: Lisbon Workshop on Agreement

Lisbon Workshop on Agreement 

Date: 10-JUL-03 - 11-JUL-03
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Contact: Jo�o Costa
Contact Email: 

Linguistic Sub-field: General Linguistics 

Meeting Description:

Lisbon Workshop on Agreement
July, 10-11 2003
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Further info:

July 10

9.30 - 10.00 - Word Order and Agreement in Possessive Constructions
Judy Bernstein - William Paterson University

10.30 - 10.30 Possessive agreement is syntactic in Hungarian; clausal
agreement is not Aniko Csirmaz - MIT

10.30 - 11.00 - Agreement as a Mood Feature on C in Turkic Languages:
Clausal Dependency marked with Subject Case and Agreement Gulsat Aygen
- Harvard University

coffee break

11.30 - 12.00 - Loss of Agreement inside the DP Domain and Possessor
Raising Cilene Rodrigues - University of Maryland

12.00 - 12.30 - Conditions on Match and Value
Susana Bejar -University of Toronto

12.30 - 13.00 - Ways of Agreeing, phases, and interfaces
Daniela Isac and Anna-Maria di Sciullo - UQAM


14.30 - 15.00 - Nominal and verbal agreement in Portuguese: an
argument for DM Jo�o Costa (Universidade Nova de Lisboa) and Maria
Cristina Figueiredo Silva (UFSC & UNL)

15.00 - 15.30 - Capeverdian DP-internal agreement: additional
arguments for a DM approach Ana Castro (Universidade Nova de Lisboa &
Paris 8) and Fernanda Pratas (Universidade Nova de Lisboa)

15.30 - 16.00 - A feature-based approach to agreement in signed
languages Inge Zwitserlood (UiL OTS Utrecht University, Viataal),
Roland Pfau and Ingeborg van Gijn (University of Amsterdam)

16.00 - 16.30 - Syntactic agreement across language modalities:
American Sign Language Carol Neidle and Robert Lee - Boston University

coffee break

17.00 - 17.30 Agreement: The (unique and local) syntactic and
morphological licenser of subject Case Jaklin Kornfilt - Syracuse

17.30 - 18.00 Agreement Phenomena and EPP in Romance: Considerations
on ''Probes'' Guido Mensching and Eva Remberger, Freie Universit�t of

18.00 - 18.30 Agreement and the Nominal Feature of Functional
Categories Abbas Benmamoun - University of Illinois at

July 11

9.30 - 10.00 - Bare NPs and DP-internal number agreement(s) Caroline
Heycock (The University of Edinburgh) and Roberto Zamparelli
(Universit� di Bergamo)

10.00 - 10.30 The rise of the standard EPP in the acquisition of
non-pro-drop languages Jacqueline van Kampen - UiL OTS, Utrecht

10.30 - 11.00 - Proleptic agreement as a good design property Norbert
Corver - Utrecht University

coffee break

11.30 - 12.00 On the omission of agreement: the EPP and null constants
Kamil Ud Deen - University of Hawaii at Manoa, Dept. of Linguistics

12.00 - 12.30 Cyclic Agree
Susana Bejar and Milan Rezac, University of Toronto

12.30 - 13.00 - Are we in Agreement?
Gabriela Alboiu - University of Toronto


14.30 - 15.00 Agreement and Clitics - Head-level and Chain-level
Constraints on Spellout Jochen Trommer (University of Osnabrueck)

15.00 - 15.30 Non-Agreement in Russian Imperatives Edit Jakab and Anna
Maria Di Sciullo - Universit� du Qu�bec � Montr�al

15.30 - 16.00 Agreement Checking at PF
Peter Ackema (University of Nijmegen) and Ad Neeleman (University
College London)

16.00 - 16.30 Subject raising out of Portuguese inflected infintitives
and Greek subjunctives Ioanna Sitaridou - University of Hamburg

coffee break

17.00 - 17.30 - Agreement in Quantified DPs in French and Spanish.
Antonia Androutsopoulou, Manuel Espa�ol-Echevarr�a and Philippe
Pr�vost, Universit� Laval,

17.30 - 18.00 - A new view on first conjunct agreement: evidence from
Dutch dialects Marjo van Koppen, Leiden University

18.00 - 18.30 - Underspecification and ellipsis, between SHA and Agree
Alexandra Cornilescu - University of Bucharest

'On the relation of [gender] Agreement: Evidence from Friulian'
Sandra Paoli - University of Manchester, UK

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