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Fri Oct 29 2010

Confs: Ling Theories, Syntax, Morphology/Belgium

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        1.     Jeroen Van Craenenbroeck , BCGL5: Case at the Interfaces

Message 1: BCGL5: Case at the Interfaces
Date: 28-Oct-2010
From: Jeroen Van Craenenbroeck <jeroen.vancraenenbroeckhubrussel.be>
Subject: BCGL5: Case at the Interfaces
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BCGL5: Case at the Interfaces

Date: 02-Dec-2010 - 03-Dec-2010
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Contact: Jeroen van Craenenbroeck
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.crissp.be/events/bcgl5.html

Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories; Morphology; Syntax

Meeting Description:

GIST (Ghent) and CRISSP are proud to present the fifth installment of the Brussels Conference on Generative Linguistics '(BCGL5): Case at the Interfaces', to be held in Brussels on December 2-3, 2010.

We are pleased to announce that the following invited speakers have agreed to give a talk at BCGL5:David Pesetsky (MIT), Mark Baker (Rutgers University), and Halldór Sigurðsson (Lund University).

Thursday, December 2

Coffee and Registration

Invited Speaker: Mark Baker (Rutgers): TBA

Coffee break

Maia Duguine (EHU-University of the Basque Country & Université de Nantes): The Inverse Case Filter and the Nature of Case

Leah S. Bauke (University of Wuppertal): Inherent Case and Antisymmetry

Lunch break

Jóhannes Gisli Jónsson (University of Iceland): Two Types of Non-structural Case

Milan Rezac, Pablo Albizu & Ricardo Etxepare (UMR 7023 CNRS/Paris 8, University of the Basque Country, IKER UMR 5478 CNRS): The Structural Ergative of Basque and the Theory of Case

Thomas McFadden & Sandhya Sundaresan (University of Tromsø/CASTL, University of Stuttgart): Nominative Case is Independent of Finiteness and Agreement

Coffee break

Invited speaker: David Pesetsky (MIT): TBA

Friday, December 3


Invited speaker: Halldór Sigurðsson (Lund University) TBA

Coffee break

Rita Manzini & Leonardo Savoia (University of Florence): Case Inflections as Denotational Elements, Syncretisms as Ambiguity: in Defence of the Lexicon

Lunch break

Carmen Dobrovie-Sorin & Ion Giurgea (LLF/CNRS, Institutul de Lingvistica “Iorgu Iordan – Al. Rosetti”, Bucharest & Universität Konstanz): Agreeing Possessors and the Theory of Case

Pavel Caha (CASTL/University of Tromsø): Case in Adpositional Phrases

Mark Baker & Ruth Kramer (Rutgers University, Georgetown University): 'Prepositions' as Case Morphemes Inserted at PF in Amharic


Rostyslav Bilous (University of Toronto) Case Valuation in Rich and ‘Impoverished’ Case Systems

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