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Fri Apr 09 2010

Confs: Syntax, Semantics, Computational Ling/Canada

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        1.    Martin Forst, 15th International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference

Message 1: 15th International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference
Date: 09-Apr-2010
From: Martin Forst <martin.forstmicrosoft.com>
Subject: 15th International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference
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15th International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference
Short Title: LFG 2010

Date: 18-Jun-2010 - 20-Jun-2010
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Contact: Ash Asudeh
Contact Email: lfg2010carleton.ca
Meeting URL: http://www.carleton.ca/lfg2010/

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax

Meeting Description:

Fifteenth International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference
18-20 June 2010
Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
Conference website: http://www.carleton.ca/lfg2010/
Conference e-mail (not for abstract submission): lfg2010carleton.ca

Friday, June 18, 2010

9:30-10:30
Invited talk by Ray Jackendoff

10:30-11:00
Coffee Break

11:00-11:45
Brett Baker, Kate Horrack, Rachel Nordlinger and Louisa Sadler: Putting it All
Together: Agreement, Incorporation, Coordination and External Possession in
Wubuy (Australia)

11:45-12:30
Farrell Ackerman and Irina Nikolaeva: Agreement versus Pronominal Incorporation
in Eurasian Relative Clauses

12:30-13:00
Lachlan Duncan: Syntactic Structure of K'ichee' Mayan

13:00-16:00
Lunch with Posters then tea/coffee

- I Wayan Arka: Against Feature-checking in Agreement: Evidence from Marori
- Tina Bögel: Second-position and Endoclitics in Pashto
- Yehuda Falk: An Unmediated Analysis of Relative Clauses
- Martin Forst, Tracy Holloway King and Tibor Laczko: Particle Verbs in
Computational LFGs: Issues from English, German, and Hungarian
- Peter Hurst: The Syntax of Discontinuous Reciprocal Constructions
- Lewis Lawyer: Walman and-verbs and the nature of Walman serialization
- Elizabeth MacGregor: Using LFG Templates to Account for English Resultatives
- Fatemeh Nemati: Incorporation and Complex Predication in Persian
- Magdalena Olejarnik: V + N Complex Predicates in Swahili: Towards Solving the
Passivization Puzzle
- Melanie Seiss and Rachel Nordlinger: Applicativizing Complex Predicates: a
Case Study from Murrinh-Patha

16:00-16:45
Mary Dalrymple and Bozhil Hristov: Agreement Patterns and Coordination in
Lexical Functional Grammar

16:45-17:30
Kakia Chatsiou: Case Attraction in Modern Greek Free Relative Clauses

17:30-18:15
Kateryna Kent and Jean-Philippe Marcotte: Russian Verbal Prefixes and the
Projection Architecture

Saturday, June 19, 2010

9:00-10:00
Invited talk by Mary Dalrymple

10:00-10:45
Doug Arnold and Louisa Sadler: Pottsian LFG

10:45-11:15
Coffee Break

11:15-12:00
Sina Zarrieß and Jonas Kuhn: Reversing F-Structure Rewriting for Generation from
Meaning Representations

12:00-12:45
Anton Bryl and Josef van Genabith: Two Approaches to Automatic Matching of
Atomic Grammatical Features in LFG

12:45-14:00
Lunch

14:00-14:45
György Rákosi: On Snakes, Locative Binding, and Complex Predicates

14:45-15:30
Helge Lodrup: Are Norwegian 'type anaphora' really Surface Anaphora?

15:30-16:00
Coffee Break

16:00-16:45
Anna Gazdik: I-structure, S-structure and Multiple Questions in French and Hungarian

16:45-17:30
Maia Andréasson: Pronominal Object Shift in the Light of Object Placement in General

17:30-18:15
George Aaron Broadwell: A Movement Paradox in Zapotec

Sunday, June 20, 2010

9:00-10:00
Invited talk by Joan Bresnan

10:00-10:30
Coffee Break

10:30-11:15
Annette Hautli, Özlem Çetinoglu and Josef van Genabith: Closing the Gap between
Stochastic and Hand-crafted LFG Grammars

11:15-12:00
Christian Rohrer, Jonas Kuhn and Sina Zarrieß: Right Node Raising in Parsing and
Generation

12:00-12:30
Reut Tsarfaty: Relational-Realizational Parsing

12:30-14:00
Lunch

14:00-14:45
Alex Alsina: The Catalan Definite Article as Lexical Sharing

14:45-15:30
Tina Bögel, Tracy Holloway King, Ron Kaplan, John Maxwell and Miriam Butt: 2nd
Position Clitics and the Prosody-Syntax Interface

15:30-16:00
Coffee Break

16:00-16:45
Elizabeth Coppock and Stephen Wechsler: Less-travelled Paths from Pronoun to
Agreement: The Case of the Uralic Objective Conjugations

16:45-17:30
Kersti Börjars and Nigel Vincent: Complements of Adjectives: a Diachronic Approach

17:30- 18:15
ILFGA business meeting

Registration will be opening imminently on the LFG 2010 website, which will also
contain new information about accommodation, local information, activities, etc.
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