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LINGUIST List 23.1571

Wed Mar 28 2012

Confs: Morphology/UK

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Date: 27-Mar-2012
From: Chiara Cappellaro <chiara.cappellaroling-phil.ox.ac.uk>
Subject: 3rd Oxford Morphology Workshop
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3rd Oxford Morphology Workshop
Short Title: OxMorph3

Date: 29-May-2012 - 29-May-2012
Location: Oxford, United Kingdom
Contact: Chiara Cappellaro
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.mod-langs.ox.ac.uk/rm-nouns/

Linguistic Field(s): Morphology

Meeting Description:

'The Morphological Expression of Number'

The members of the Leverhulme-funded research project 'The Romance Noun. A Comparative-Historical Study of Plural Formation' are pleased to announce that the Third Oxford Morphology Workshop will take place at Trinity College, Oxford, on 29 May 2012. The workshop will highlight research being carried out by the members of the project; the focus will be number morphology across the Romance languages and beyond.


9.00 - 9.40
Martin Maiden
Daco-Romance 'neuter plural' morphology in diachrony

9.50 - 10.30
Chiara Cappellaro
Plurality and gender in a central Calabrian dialect

10.40 - 11.20
JC Smith
Aspects of plural formation in Gallo-Romance

11.30 - 12.10
Hans-Olav Enger
Number, definiteness and irregularity in East Norwegian body part nouns

12.20 - 13.00
Greville Corbett
Number splits and morphological complexity

13.00 - 14.30 lunch

14.30 - 15.10
Paolo Acquaviva
Number, nominality, and the structure of DP

15.20 - 16.00
Tania Paciaroni
Number in Maceratese and other central Italo-Romance dialects

16.10 - 16.50
Michele Loporcaro tbc

17.00 - 17.40
Vincenzo Faraoni
The origin of the Italian plurals between phonetics and morphosyntax

17.50 - 18.30
Francesco Gardani
Why languages don't like to borrow inflection but prefer to borrow plural

Workshop dinner

Since space is very limited, those wishing to attend should register for this event by sending an email to chiara.cappellaroling-phil.ox.ac.uk as soon as possible.

Conference fee: £15

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