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Mon Mar 24 2008

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Message 1: Workshop in General Linguistics
Date: 23-Mar-2008
From: Rebecca Shields <rashieldswisc.edu>
Subject: Workshop in General Linguistics
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Workshop in General Linguistics
Short Title: WIGL

Date: 04-Apr-2008 - 05-Apr-2008
Location: Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Contact: Rebecca Shields
Contact Email: rashieldswisc.edu
Meeting URL: http://ling.wisc.edu/lso/index.html

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Meeting Description:

WIGL is an annual conference sponsored by the Linguistics Student Organization
at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The workshop is open to presentations on
any aspect of human language grammar. The proceedings are published in the LSO
Working Papers in Linguistics.

Schedule for WIGL 6

April 4-5, 2008

1418 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Dr.
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Friday, April 4

9:30
Registration

10:00
Joshua Bowles, University of Utah
Evidentiality and Agreement Interaction in Tuyuka: A Generative Approach

10:30
Soonhyuck Park, Pukyong National University
Economy beyond FL: evidence from scrambling and deletion

11:00
Break

11:15
Dingcheng Li, University of Minnesota
V-raising and Hierarchical Modal Projection Hypothesis of Post-verbal Modal de
in Sichuan Mandarin

11:45
Carolina Bailey, University of Wisconsin-Madison
A Case of Mistaken Identities: Overt Subjects and Null Pro

12:15
Lunch

2:00
Hyowon Song, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Generalizations about the relationship between passive types, and case marking
systems & basic word order

2:30
Tsuyoshi Sawada, University of Connecticut
A Modification of Marantz' Vacuous Affixation Principle

3:00
Monica-Alexandrina Irimia, University of Toronto
Analyzing adverbial agreement

3:30
Break

Invited Speaker

3:45
Yafei Li, University of Wisconsin-Madison
The minimalist LF is a tranquil LF

Saturday, April 5

9:30
Registration

10:00
Karen Park, University of Oxford
Evidence of a Fijian Reflexive and its Implications in Anaphoric Binding Theory

10:30
Suwon Yoon, University of Chicago
Noone vs. Anyone: a compositional analysis for indefinites

11:00
Break

11:15
Rea Peltola, University of Helsinki
Subordinate verbal moods in Finnish and French

11:45
Hyun-Jong Hahm, The University of Texas at Austin
Pointing Signs and Plurality

For more information and schedule updates, please visit
http://ling.wisc.edu/lso/lso-wigl.html

Sponsored by the Linguistics Student Organization of the University of
Wisconsin-Madison



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