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Thu Feb 26 2004

Confs: General Ling/Syntax/Porto, Portugal

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  1. abrito, 14th Colloquium on Generative Grammar

Message 1: 14th Colloquium on Generative Grammar

Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2004 14:12:33 -0500 (EST)
From: abrito <>
Subject: 14th Colloquium on Generative Grammar

14th Colloquium on Generative Grammar 
Short Title: XIV CGG 

Date: 05-Apr-2004 - 07-Apr-2004
Location: PORTO, Portugal
Contact: Ana Maria Brito
Contact Email: 
Meeting URL: 

Linguistic Sub-field: General Linguistics, Syntax

Meeting Description:

The 14th Colloquium on Generative Grammar will be held in Porto,
Portugal, in April 5, 6, 7 2004, organised by the Faculdade de Letras
da Universidade do Porto. 

14th Colloquium on Generative Grammar



Monday, April 5

8h30 - 9h30 - Registration

9h30 - 10h30 -	INVITED SPEAKER
Eul�lia Bonet 
"Morph Insertion in Optimality Theory"
Universitat Aut�noma de Barcelona

Coffee break

11h00 - 11h40 
''On the syntax-semantics mapping in idiomatic constructions''
Maria Teresa Espinal & Jaume Mateu
Universitat Aut�noma de Barcelona

11h40 - 12h20 

''The Hierarchical Aspectual Relation between Verb and Object: the
case of resultative constructions in Catalan''
Gretel De Cuyper
Antwerp University

12h20 - 13h00 
''Dative doubling structures in Spanish: are they Double Object
M�nica de Pedro
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


''Two kinds of subject pro''
Pilar Barbosa
Universidade do Minho

15h40 - 16h20
''Expletive pro and overt subject agreement morphology:
(counter-)evidence from Capeverdean''
Fernanda Pratas
Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Coffee break

16h40 - 17h20 
''The internal syntax of PP and locative inversion''
Seiki Ayano
Mie University

17h20 - 18h00 
''Complex dependencies: the person-number constraint''
Luis L�pez
University of Illinois

Tuesday, April 6

9h30 - 10h10
''Preposition contraction and morphological movement in Brazilian
Jairo Nunes (Unicamp) & Cristina Saenger Ximenes (MIT)

10h10 - 10h50 
''The person restriction on nominative objects in Icelandic and
Roberta D'Alessandro
University of Stuttgart

Coffee break

11h10 - 11h50 
''Word order, clause structure and movement operations in Basque''
Luis Vicente
Leiden University

11h50 - 12h30 
''The syntax of verb-subject word order in French and Spanish''
Karen Lahousse
University of Leuven

12h30 - 13h10 
''Syntactic outputs and the interfaces''
Jo�o Costa
Universidade Nova de Lisboa


''The palatalization in Spanish revised''
Maria-Rosa Lloret & Joan Mascar�
Universitat Aut�noma de Barcelona

15h40 - 16h20 
''Phonological phrasing in Spanish''
Pilar Prieto
ICREA & Universitat Aut�noma de Barcelona

Coffee break

16h40 - 17h20 
''Why is Spec,CP on the right in Sign Languages''
Carlo Checchetto (Milan-Bicoca) & Sandro Zucchi (Milan)

17h20 - 18h00 
''Negative modals in signed languages: from T to Neg and further up''
Roland Pfau (Amsterdam) & Josep Quer (Universitat de Barcelona)

Wednesday, April 7

9h30 - 10h10 
''Historical implications of a formal theory of syntactic variation''
Chiara Gianollo (Pisa/Trieste), Cristina Guardiano (Modena) & Giuseppe
Longobardi (Trieste)

10h10 - 10h50 
''On the status of fragment answers in European Portuguese''
Ana L�cia Santos
Universidade de Lisboa

Coffee break

11h10 - 11h50 
''On wh-questions and focus interaction''
Olga Zavitnevich-Beaulac

11h50 - 12h50 -	INVITED SPEAKER
Maria Luisa Rivero
"A morphological approach to quirky person restrictions in Spanish"
University of Ottawa
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