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Tue May 11 2010

Confs: Computational Ling, Syntax, Semantics/Canada

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

Message 1: 15th International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference
Date: 10-May-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
- 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 is open on the LFG 2010 website, which also contains information
about accommodation, local information, activities, etc. Please note that the
preregistration deadline is May 15, 2010.
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