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  1. tilt, Tools in Linguistic Theory 2004

Message 1: Tools in Linguistic Theory 2004

Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2004 17:17:56 -0500 (EST)
From: tilt <>
Subject: Tools in Linguistic Theory 2004

Tools in Linguistic Theory 2004 
Short Title: TiLT 2004 

Date: 16-May-2004 - 18-May-2004
Location: Budapest, Hungary
Contact: Kriszta Szendr�i
Contact Email: 
Meeting URL: 

Linguistic Sub-field: General Linguistics 

Call Deadline: 1-Feb-2004

Meeting Description:

Tools in Linguistic Theory (TiLT) 2004 will be held on 16-18 May 2004,
in Budapest, Hungary, co-organized by the Institute of Linguistics of
the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and the Utrecht Institute of
Linguistics OTS.

The invited speakers are Noam Chomsky, Janet Dean Fodor and David
Pesetsky. Please note that all our speakers have confirmed their
participation. There might still be slight changes to the scheduling
of the talks. But there will be NO changes to the dates of the
conference, which are 16-18 May 2004.
Please visit our website for online registration at: The pre-registration deadline is 15 April
Sunday, 16th May 2004

9.00-9.30 Opening words
9.30-11.30 NOAM CHOMSKY (invited talk) Title to be announced
11.30-12.00 coffee break
12.00-13.00 Oystein Nilsen: Verb placement and clausal architecture 
13.00-14.30 lunch break
14.30-15.30 Daniel Hardt: Ellipsis resolution and inference 
15.30-16.30 Gereon M�ller: Argument encoding and the order of
 elementary operations
16.30-17.00 coffee break
17.00-18.00 Ad Neeleman and Hans van de Koot: The grammatical code

Monday, 17th May 2004
9.30-10.30 Chiara Gianollo, Cristina Guardiano and Giuseppe Longobardi:
 Historical and theoretical implications of a formal model of
 syntactic variation 
10.30-14.30 long lunch break (Julius Moravcsik and Noam Chomsky will give
 talks to a general linguist audience at the invitation of the
 Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
14.30-16.30 JANET DEAN FODOR (invited talk) Title to be announced
16.30-17.00 coffee break
17.00-18.15 Iris Mulders: Phase theory in sentence processing and 
 Tali Siloni: Garden Path: Illicit Movement
Tuesday, 18th May 2004
9.00-11.00 DAVID PESETSKY (invited talk) Title to be announced
11.00-11.30 coffee break
11.30-12.30 Bal�zs Sur�nyi: Head movement and structure building in
 derivational syntax 
12.30-13.30 lunch break
13.30-14.30 Kleanthes K. Grohmann and Cedric Boeckx: Barriers and Phases:
 Forward to the Past 
14.30-15.30 M. Rita Manzini and Leonardo M. Savoia: Uninterpretability is
 incompatible (in morphology) with other minimalist postulates.
 Consequences for Agree and Move
15.30-16.00 closing words
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