LINGUIST List 25.2090
May 12 2014
Calls: Welsh, Breton,
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From: Marieke Meelen
Subject: Welsh Syntax
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Full Title: Welsh Syntax Workshop
Short Title: WSW
Date: 19-Sep-2014 - 20-Sep-2014
Location: Leiden, Netherlands
Contact Person: Marieke Meelen
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics;
Subject Language(s): Breton; Breton, Middle;
Breton, Old; Welsh; Welsh, Middle; Welsh,
Language Family(ies): Insular Celtic
Call Deadline: 23-May-2014
This workshop hosted by LUCL in Leiden (The
Netherlands) aims to provide a forum for anyone
interested in Welsh syntax. Confirmed invited
speakers include prof. Ian Roberts and dr.
David Willis (Cambridge University) delivering
keynote lectures about the structure of the
left periphery in Welsh, followed by ample time
for discussion and input from the audience.
Final Call for Abstracts:
Extended Deadline: 23 May 2014
We welcome abstracts for papers dealing with
any topic in Welsh syntax. The analysis can be
theoretic and/or data-oriented, from either a
synchronic or diachronic perspective (or both).
Cross-linguistic comparisons with Welsh syntax
will also be taken into consideration.
Abstracts (in English) should be sent to
m.meelenhum.leidenuniv.nl. The workshop
will have an informal character, but the
guideline for presentations will be 30 minutes,
followed by 15 minutes of discussion. The
extended deadline for abstracts is 23 May 2014.
Applicants will be notified of acceptance of
their paper in June 2014.
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