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LINGUIST List 23.4496

Mon Oct 29 2012

Confs: French, Spanish, Portuguese, Syntax, Morphology, Historical Ling/Brazil

Editor for this issue: Xiyan Wang <xiyanlinguistlist.org>

Date: 28-Oct-2012
From: Francisco Ordonez <francisco.ordonezstonybrook.edu>
Subject: Romania Nova VI
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Romania Nova VI

Date: 01-Feb-2013 - 02-Feb-2013
Location: Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Contact: Francisco Ordonez
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.facebook.com/Romanianova

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics; Morphology; Syntax

Subject Language(s): French; Portuguese; Spanish

Meeting Description:

‘Romania Nova’: VI Workshop
1-2 February 2013
during Abralin, Natal (Brazil)

The research commission of Romania Nova is interested in promoting and creating a space for comparative studies of the syntax and morphology of Romance languages spoken in the Americas from a synchronic and diachronic point of view.

Coordinated by:

Mary A.Kato (UNICAMP)
Francisco Ordóñez (Stony Brook, SUNY)
Andrés Saab (Universidad del Comahue)

Invited Speakers:

Adriana Belletti (Università di Siena)
Shigeru Miyagawa (MIT)

VIII CONGRESSO INTERNACIONAL E XXI INSTITUTO DA ABRALIN
28 DE JANEIRO A 06 DE FEVEREIRO DE 2013
Associação Brasileira de Linguística
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte
Programa de Pós-Graduação em Estudos da Linguagem
Natal/RN

Research Comission Romania Nova VI

February 1, Romania Nova VI

9-9:30
Pablo Zdrojewski (Universidad de Buenos Aires / Universidad de General Sarmiento) y Liliana
Sánchez (Rutgers University)
Clitic Doubling, Semantic features and Focus in Lima and Buenos Aires Spanish

9:30-10
Hélène Blondeau (University of Florida) & Mireille Tremblay (Université de Montréal)
Pronoms forts et variation en français québécois

10-10:30
Scott A. Schwenter (Ohio State University)
Differential Object Marking... in Portuguese???

Coffee Break

10:45-11:15
José Camacho ( Rutgers University)
Eso!

11:15-11:45
Carlos Muñoz Pérez
Instituto de Lingüística, Universidad de Buenos Aires.
On deriving pro from the Copy Theory of Movement

11:45-13:15
Invited Speaker
Adriana Belletti (Università di Siena)

15-15:30
Francisco Ordóñez (Stony Brook University)
Andrés Saab (Universidad Nacional del Comahue)
Causatives and the distribution of subject Causee in Río de la Plata and Peninsular Spanish

15:30-16:00
Janayna Carvalho (Universidade de São Paulo)
Formation of synthetic causatives in Brazilian Portuguese

16-16:30
Marcelo Modesto (Universidade de São Paulo)
Tough-constructions in BP revisited

Coffee Break

16:45-17:15
Anabela Gonçalves (Universidade de Lisboa), Inês Duarte ( Universidade de Lisboa) and
Ana Lúcia Santos (Universidade de Lisboa)
Inflected infinitive, temporal orientation and dependent tense

17:15-17:45
Rozana Reigota Naves (Universidade de Brasília)
Eloisa Nascimento S. Pilati (Universidade de Brasília)
Heloisa Maria M. A. L. Salles (Universidade de Brasília)
As propriedades de INF no contexto da variação paramétrica entre PB e PE: uma análisi em termos da
hipótese de transferência de traços de C para T.

17:45-18:15
Juliana Moreira, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
O vocativo em construções avaliativas do Português Brasileiro

February 2, Romania Nova VI

9-9:30
Jairo Nunes (Universidade de São Paulo)
φ-feature Restrictions on Hyper-raising in Brazilian Portuguese

9:30-10
Aroldo de Andrade (Campinas/Fapesp) and Charlotte Galves (Campinas/CNPq/Fapesp)
Revisiting Subject Topics and Non-SubjectTopics in Brazilian Portuguese

10-10:30
Diego Estomba ( Universidad Nacional del Comahue)
Redundant possessive pronouns, nominal classes and person agreement in Spanish

Coffee Break

10:45-11:15
Bruna Pereira UFLA (Universidade Federal de Lavras)
The 2nd person possessive in the DP structure: (dis)agreement relations

11:15-11:45
Kyle Weishaar - University of Toronto
Loss of Number Agreement in Brazilian Portuguese

11:45-13:15
Invited Speaker
Shigeru Miyagawa (MIT)

15-15:30
Sonia Cyrino (Campinas) and Teresa Espinal (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Bare Nominals in Romance: Brazilian Portuguese, Catalan and Spanish

15:30-16:00
Ana Paula Scher (Universidade de São Paulo), Marcus Vinicius Lunguinho (Universidade
de São Paulo), and Aline Garcia RoderoTakahira (Universidade de São Paulo)
Eu tinha falo, but *Isso não foi falo: constructions with innovative participles in Brazilian Portuguese

16-16:30
Gabriela Resnik (Universidad de General Sarmiento)
Contrasts in adjective grammaticalization: Argentinian Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese

Coffee Break

16:45-17:15
Adeilson Pinheiro Sedrins
Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco
Extraction from definite DPs in Brazilian Portuguese

17:15-17:45
Manuela Ambar, Universidade de Lisboa
Yes-no questions revisited

17:45-18:15
Simone Guesser (Universidade Federal de Roraima), Carlos Mioto (Universidade Federal
Fronteira Sul) and Sandra Quarezemin (Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina)
O CP encaixado das clivadas com foco amplo do PB: Funçoes e domínios discursivos.

Alternates:
Mireille Tremblay (Université de Montréal)
The Categorization of expressives in Quebec French.

Heloisa Salles (Universidade de Brasília )Jânia Ramos (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais) Maria
Aparecida Torres Morais (Universidade de São Paulo)
Sintagmas oblíquos em configurações bitransitivas no Português Brasileiro Dialetal.

Diana Travado Amaral, Universidade de Lisboa
Is Clitic Climbing an Informational Phenomenon?



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