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Wed Sep 17 2003

Confs: Syntax/General Ling/Detroit, USA

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  1. progovac, Small Structures: Sentential and Nonsentential Analyses

Message 1: Small Structures: Sentential and Nonsentential Analyses

Date: Tue, 16 Sep 2003 15:37:16 +0000
From: progovac <>
Subject: Small Structures: Sentential and Nonsentential Analyses

Small Structures: Sentential and Nonsentential Analyses 
Date: 27-Sep-2003 - 27-Sep-2003
Location: Detroit, MI, United States of America
Contact: Linguistics Program
Contact Email: 

Linguistic Sub-field: Syntax,General Linguistics 

Meeting Description:
The Humanities Center Working Groups in the Humanities and Arts
is proud to sponsor


Saturday, September 27, 2003
2:00 ' 6:30 p.m.

The Humanities Center, Seminar Room
2147 Old Main
Wayne State University

2:00 ' 3:00 Overview: Research on Nonsententials
Ellen Barton, Wayne State University

3:00 ' 4:00 Fragments and Ellipsis
Jason Merchant, University of Chicago

4:00 ' 5:00 Words and Thoughts
Robert Stainton, Carleton University

5:00 ' 6:00 Empirical Perspectives:
- Case and Nonsententials, Ljiljana Progovac, Wayne State University
- Nonsentential Question-Answer Pairs, Eugenia
Casielles-Su�rez, Wayne State University
- Negation and Nonsententials, Nicola Work, Wayne State University
- Nonsententials in Recipes, Kate Paesani, Wayne State University

6:00 ' 6:30 Open Discussion

Please direct any questions to the Wayne State University Program in
e-mail: phone: 313.577.8642
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