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LINGUIST List 22.1211

Sat Mar 12 2011

Calls: Syntax/South Korea

Editor for this issue: Amy Brunett <brunettlinguistlist.org>


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        1.     Myungkwan Park , Seoul International Conference on Generative Grammar

Message 1: Seoul International Conference on Generative Grammar
Date: 10-Mar-2011
From: Myungkwan Park <dongguk2004yahoo.com>
Subject: Seoul International Conference on Generative Grammar
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Full Title: Seoul International Conference on Generative Grammar
Short Title: SICOGG 13

Date: 16-Aug-2011 - 19-Aug-2011
Location: Seoul, Korea, South
Contact Person: Sang-Geun Lee Rhanghyeyun Kim
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.kggc.org

Linguistic Field(s): Syntax

Call Deadline: 15-Apr-2011

Meeting Description:

General Session on
Parameters in Language Design

2011 Seoul International Conference on Generative Grammar will be held at Sogang University, Seoul, Korea, on August 16 - 19, organized by the Korean Generative Grammar Circle.

While we especially encourage submissions touching on the theme of the general session specified above, equal consideration will be given to papers from all areas of generative grammar, which may include syntactic theory, syntax-semantics interface, syntax-morphology interface, syntax-phonology interface, syntactic acquisition, and others. The conference will consist of the general session, an additional workshop, and a series of lectures from the keynote speaker. The theme of the additional workshop is as follows:

Workshop on Inside and outside of Nominal Projections

We find plenty of instantiations of crosslinguistic variation in nominals: case morphology, word order variation, the numeral and plural morphology, and so on. Recently, Giorgi and Müller (2010) argue that word order variations within nominals can be captured by the reprojection of NP without assuming that D is the head of the nominal projection. On the other hand, Watanabe (2006, 2010) argues for the at least four functional projections above NP to account for the structural diversity of the numeral/classifier combination along the line of Longobardi (2001), but contrary to the argument of Chierchia (1998) and Fukui and Takano (2000). Given Chomsky's (2001) claim that parametric variation is restricted to the lexicon, especially to a narrow category of morphological properties, primarily inflectional, in this workshop we invite papers that deal with the issues concerning the parameterization of noun-related functional categories and the variations in nominals. We also encourage the research on the differences between nominals and clauses and on the interactions between nominals and other sentential categories.

Call for Papers:

While we especially encourage submissions touching on the theme of the general session specified above, equal consideration will be given to papers from all areas of generative grammar, which may include syntactic theory, syntax-semantics interface, syntax-morphology interface, syntax-phonology interface, syntactic acquisition, and others. The conference will consist of the general session, an additional workshop, and a series of lectures from the keynote speaker.

Abstracts should be submitted using the EasyAbs service of Linguist List. All you need to do is visit: http://linguistlist.org/confcustom/SICOGG13 and click on Abstract Submission. Then follow the online guidelines to upload your abstract. This can either be in .pdf or .doc format. Note that the latter is only acceptable if the abstract contains no special fonts. Only electronic submissions through the link above will be considered. Abstracts should be anonymous and may not exceed 2 pages (A4), including examples and references (embed examples within the text), with 2.54 cm (1 inch) margin on all four sides and should employ the font Times New Roman 12 pt. Submissions are limited to a maximum of one individual and one joint abstract per author. Abstracts should be sent no later than April 15, 2011.



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