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Mon May 17 2010

Confs: Syntax/Spain

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        1.    Arantzazu Elordieta, 4th European Dialect Syntax Meeting.

Message 1: 4th European Dialect Syntax Meeting.
Date: 15-May-2010
From: Arantzazu Elordieta <arantzazu.elordietaehu.es>
Subject: 4th European Dialect Syntax Meeting.
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4th European Dialect Syntax Meeting.

Date: 21-Jun-2010 - 23-Jun-2010
Location: Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain
Contact: Ricardo Etxepare
Contact Email: retxeparegmail.com
Meeting URL: http://basdisyn.net

Linguistic Field(s): Syntax

Meeting Description:

An international event will be held at the XXIX. Summer Courses/ XXII. European
Courses of the University of the Basque Country, during the 21-23 of June 2010.
It is the 4th meeting of the ESF funded network Edisyn, which gathers research
groups and researchers from all across Europe working in the area of
micro-syntactic variation. For the first time, the meeting will include an open
thematic session (Variation in datives: a micro-comparative perspective),
devoted to micro-linguistic variation on datives and the expression of indirect
objects. The meeting will include four invited speakers: Ignacio Bosque (Univ.
Complutense de Madrid), Richard Kayne (New York Univ.), Peter Svenonius (CASTL,
Tromsoe, Norway), and Höskuldur Thráinsson (Univ. of Iceland). We would like to
invite you to attend and participate in this exciting event, and to pass this
announcement to all those you may consider potentially interested. For more
details, please access our web page http://basdisyn.net/.

Looking forward to seeing you in Donostia-San Sebastian in June,

Ane Berro, Arantzazu Elordieta, Ricardo Etxepare, Beatriz Fernández

(The organizing committee)

Monday, June 21st, 2010

9:00
Registration and Opening Remarks: Ricardo Etxepare (IKER, CNRS)

Session 1
Chair: Ricardo Etxepare (IKER, CNRS)

9:30-10:30
Invited speaker: Peter Svenonius (CASTL, Tromsø, Norway). TBA

Coffee Break

Session 2
Chair: Arantzazu Elordieta (UPV/EHU)

10:45-11:20
''Non Selected Datives are Merged High'', Nora Boneh and Léa Nash (The Hebrew
Univ. of Jerusalem / Univ. of Paris VIII)

11:20-11:55
''Defective Dative le Clitic as an Event Modifier'', Ía Navarro (Univ. of
Guanajuato, UAB)

Coffee Break

Session 3
Chair: Arantzazu Elordieta (UPV/EHU)

12:10-12:45
''Syntactic Microvariation: Dative Constructions in Greek'', Dimitris
Michelioudakis and Ioanna Sitaridou (Univ. of Cambridge)

12:45-13:20
''Doubled Agreement in Possessor Doubling'', Doreen Georgi (University of
Leipzig) and
Martin Salzmann (University of Zurich)

Lunch

Session 4
Chair: Bernard Oyharçabal (IKER, CNRS)

15:15-16:00
''Mesocomparative Syntax of Auxiliary Doubling'', Sjef Barbiers (Meertens
Instituut/Utrecht University), Ellen Brandner (University of Konstanz), Olaf
Koeneman (University of Amsterdam), Marika Lekakou (Meertens Instituut), Cecilia
Poletto (University of Venice) and Gerhard Schaden (Université Lille
3/CNRS/Université Nord de France)

16:00-16:45
''Mesocomparative Syntax of Wh-doubling'', Sjef Barbiers (Meertens
Instituut/Utrecht University), Olaf Koeneman (University of Amsterdam), Marika
Lekakou (Meertens Instituut), Nicola Munaro (University of Venice) and Cecilia
Poletto (University of Venice)

Coffee Break

Session 5
Chair: Bernard Oyharçabal (IKER, CNRS)

17:00-17:25
''Theoretical approaches to Dative Displacement'', Beatriz Fernández and Milan
Rezac (UPV/EHU / Univ. of Paris VIII)

17:25-17:50
''Mapping Dative Agreement Alternations in North-eastern Basque'', Ricardo
Etxepare (IKER, CNRS)

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

Session 1
Chair: Sjef Barbiers (Meertens Instituut)

9:30-10:30
Invited speaker: Richard Kayne (New York University). TBA

Coffee Break

Session 2
Chair: Pablo Albizu (UPV/EHU)

10:45-11:20
''Three Dative-locative Syncretisms across French Varieties'', Milan Rezac
(Univ. of Paris VIII)

11:20-11:55
''Why P'', Juan Romero & Javier Ormazabal (Univ. of Cáceres/UPV/EHU)

Coffee Break

Session 3
Chair: Pablo Albizu (UPV/EHU)

12:10-12:45
''Oblique Case Morphology, Syncretism, and Gender Sensitive Syntax in (Swiss)
German'', Tom Leu (Yale University)

12:45-13:20
''Dative/accusative Variation and Event Structure in Icelandic'', Jóhannes Gísli
Jónsson (Univ. of Iceland)

Lunch

Session 4
Chair: Bill Haddican (U. of York)

15:15-16:00
''Mesocomparative Syntax of Negative Doubling'', Theresa Biberauer (University
of Cambridge), Cecilia Poletto (University of Venice), Hedde Zeijlstra
(University of Amsterdam) and Helmut Weiss (University of Frankfurt)

16:00-16:45
''Pronominal Doubling in Germanic and Romance'', Roberta d'Alessandro (Leiden
University), Jeroen van Craenenbroeck (Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel) and
Marjo van Koppen (Utrecht University)

Coffee Break

Session 5
Chair: Bill Haddican (U. of York)

17:00-17:25
''The Data We (still) have Access to: Discussion from a
Micro-&-macro-variationist Perspective'', Mélanie Jouitteau (Univ. of Paris VII)

17:25-17:50
''Verb-doubling in Basque and Breton'', Mélanie Jouitteau and Arantzazu Elordieta
(Univ. of Paris VII / UPV/EHU)

Reception Dinner

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

Session 1
Chair: Marika Lekakou (Meertens Instituut)

9:30-10:30
Invited speaker: ''Ideal Speakers and Other Speakers: The Case of Dative and Some
Other Cases'', Höskuldur Þrainsson (Univ. of Iceland)

Coffee Break

Session 2
Chair: Urtzi Etxeberria (IKER, CNRS)

10:45-11:20
''Accusative Feminine Datives'', Juan Romero (Univ. of Cáceres)

11:20-11:55
''Case in Disguise'', Einar Freyr Sigurösson and Hlíf Árnadóttir (Univ. of Iceland)

Coffee Break

Session 3
Chair: Beatriz Fernández (UPV/EHU)

12:10-13:10
Invited speaker: ''American Spanish Syntax in the New Academic Grammar'',
Ignacio Bosque (Univ. Complutense de Madrid)


13:10-13:30
Business Meeting

13:30-13:45
Closing Remarks: Sjef Barbiers (Meertens Instituut/Utrecht University)

Lunch
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