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LINGUIST List 20.3095

Mon Sep 14 2009

Confs: Slavic Subgroup, General Ling, Syntax/Bosnia and Herzegovina

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        1.    Franc Marusic, Sarajevo Linguistic Gathering 4 & SinFonIJA II

Message 1: Sarajevo Linguistic Gathering 4 & SinFonIJA II
Date: 14-Sep-2009
From: Franc Marusic <franc.marusicp-ng.si>
Subject: Sarajevo Linguistic Gathering 4 & SinFonIJA II
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Sarajevo Linguistic Gathering 4 & SinFonIJA II
Short Title: SLG 4 & Sf II

Date: 24-Sep-2009 - 26-Sep-2009
Location: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Contact: Nadira Aljovi?
Contact Email: cml.ifbgmail.com
Meeting URL: http://www.ung.si/~jezik/SLG4_SINFONIJA2/

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Syntax

Language Family(ies): Slavic Subgroup
Meeting Description:

Sarajevo Linguistic Gathering is a conference open for general linguistics, with
focus on (south) Slavic languages. SinFonija is a traveling conference and is
also wide, spanning all areas of (formal) linguistics. Its primary goal is to
connect people on the area of ex Yugoslavia and ex Austria-Hungary, but it is
open to participants from everywhere.

Thursday, September 24, 2009


9-ish Opening Remarks: TBA

9:30-10:20 Invited Speaker: ?eljko Bo?kovi? (University of Connecticut)
'Imperatives can do Strange Things, but are they really that Strange?'

10:20-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-11:30 Session I

Syntax Chair: TBA
Tatjana Marvin (University of Ljubljana) 'High and Low Applicatives in Slovenian'
Tanya Scott (Stony Brook University) 'Asymmetries in Russian Multiple Sluicing:
A Purely Syntactic Account'

11:30-11:40 Coffee Break

11:40-12:40 Session II

Syntax chair: TBA
Grete Dalmi (Eszterhazy College, Eger) 'Cyclic Agree, Feature-relativized
Locality and Case-marked Secondary Predicates'
Sandra Stjepanovi? (West Virginia University) TBA

12:40-14:30 Lunch

14:30-15:20 Invited Speaker: Wayles Browne (Cornell University) 'Ti bi Htjela
Pjesmom da ti Kazem: the Left Periphery and Clitic Placement in BCS'

15:20-15:50 Session III

Syntax Chair TBA
Ian Roberts (University of Cambridge) 'From Scrambling to Weak Pronoun to Clitic'

15:50-16:00 Coffee Break

16:00-16:30 Session IV

Chair TBA
Teodora Radeva-Bork (University of Vienna) 'Production and Placement of Object
Clitics - Evidence from Early Bulgarian'

16:30-17:30 Invited Speaker: Sergey Avrutin (Utrecht University)'Interpretation
of Dependencies by Aphasic Patients'

Friday, September 25, 2009

9:00 Coffee

9:30-10:20 Invited Speaker: Anne Zribi-Hertz (University Paris-8/UMR Structures
Formelles du Langage) 'The Syntax of (Nominal) Denotation: How Inert Are Lexical

10:20-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-11:30 Session V

Syntax chair: TBA
Katarzyna Janic (Université Lumi?re Lyon2, Laboratoire Dynamique du langage)
'From reflexivity to Antipassive: What do Australian and Slavonic Languages have
in Common?'
Barbara Citko (University of Washington) & Martina Gracanin-Yuksek (Middle East
Technical University of Ankara) 'Coordinated Questions in Slavic and Beyond'

11:30-11:40 Coffee Break

11:40-12:40 Session VI

Syntax chair: TBA
Franc Maru?i? & Rok ?aucer (University of Nova Gorica) 'The Involuntary
State/'feel-like'/dative desiderative construction: a Reply to Rivero (2009)'
Nata?a Mili?evi? (University of Novi Sad) 'Free Relatives and Grafting in Serbian'

12:40-14:30 Lunch

14:30-15:20 Invited Speaker: Tobias Scheer (Universite de Nice)
Studenata (a joint work with Markéta Ziková (University of Brno)

15:20-15:40 Coffee Break

15:40-16:40 Session VII

Phonology Chair TBA
Olivier Rizzolo (University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis/UMR 6039-Bases, Corpus et
Langage) 'The Syllable is not a Valid Constituent: Evidence from Two
Serbo-Croatian Language Games'
Stanimir Raki? (University of Belgrade) 'Some Important Arguments for a Moraic
Trochee in Serbian'

Saturday, September 26, 2009

9:00 Coffee

9:30-10:20 Invited Speaker: Penka Stateva (University of Nova Gorica) TBA

10:20-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-11:30 Session IX

Syntax chair: TBA
Boban Arsenijevi? (University of Amsterdam) & Branimir Stankovi? (University of
Kragujevac) 'Proper Treatment of Long vs. Short Form Adjectives in Serbo-Croatian'
Benjamin Breggin (The Stockholm School of Economics in Riga) 'Long Adjective
Ending Use in Latvian and Lithuanian: a Description and Comparison'
11:30-11:40 Coffee Break

11:40-12:40 Session X

Syntax chair: TBA
Jonathan E. MacDonald (Autonomous University of Barcelona) & Barbara Urogdi
(Research Institute of Linguistics - Hungarian Academy of Sciences) 'Reducing
''Stativizing Negation'' to an LF Scope Configuration'
Boban Arsenijevi? (University of Amsterdam) & Nata?a Milivojevi? (University of
Novi Sad) 'Sound Emission and Directional Phrases in S-C'
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