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LINGUIST List 22.2123

Wed May 18 2011

Confs: Cognitive Sci, Pragmatics, Semantics, Anthropological Ling/Italy

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        1.     Federica Da Milano , International Workshop- Space and Language: On Deixis

Message 1: International Workshop- Space and Language: On Deixis
Date: 16-May-2011
From: Federica Da Milano <federica.damilanounimib.it>
Subject: International Workshop- Space and Language: On Deixis
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International Workshop- Space and Language: On Deixis

Date: 09-Jun-2011 - 10-Jun-2011
Location: Milan, Italy
Contact: Federica Da Milano
Contact Email: federica.damilanounimib.it

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Pragmatics;

Meeting Description:

The workshop aims to contribute to the discussion on the current trends in
linguistic research on spatial deixis from different perspectives:
anthropological, linguistic and cognitive.

9th June

15.00: Opening

15.15: William Hanks
Comparative deictic systems

16.15: Nick Enfield
The human ethology of deixis: Observing deixis as a tool for navigating social space

17.15: Michele Prandi
Ground-anchored deixis: theoretical and empirical implications

10th June

9.30: Maurizio Gnerre
Interactive indexical implementations of ideophones in narrative genres

10.30: Federica Da Milano/Ignazio Putzu/Paolo Ramat
Deixis from a cognitive and linguistic point of view: A case study

11.30: Ellen Fricke
Origo, gesture, and space: The impact of co-speech gestures on linguistic deixis

12.30: Konstanze Jungbluth
Positions - constellations - practices: Referring to the space in front of the

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