LINGUIST List 9.551

Fri Apr 10 1998

Confs: French-American Colloquium (MIT)

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  1. Philippe Schlenker, French-American Colloquium

Message 1: French-American Colloquium

Date: Wed, 8 Apr 1998 01:42:20 -0500
From: Philippe Schlenker <>
Subject: French-American Colloquium


 "The Syntax-Semantics Interface"

	 Thursday, May 7, 1998

 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Note: The French-American Colloquium is made possible by the French
Scientific Mission in Washington, with additional funding from MIT
Working Papers in Linguistics.

The Colloquium will be immediateled followed by SALT (MIT, May 8-10,

For additional information, consult our webpage at

or contact Prof. David Pesetsky at, or Philippe
Schlenker at

[Information about SALT 8 can be found at ]


8:45:	Welcome

9:00 - 9:55: Alain Rouveret (U. de Paris-8)
 "Feature-fission and the Syntax of Argument Clitics"

9:55 - 10:50: TBA

10:50-11:10: Coffee Break

11:10 - 12:05: Daniele Godard (CNRS & U. de Lille-3)
 "Syntax-Semantics Mismatches and Constraint-based

12:05 - 13:00: Viviane Deprez (Rutgers)
 "French Negative Concord"

13:00-14:30: Lunch Break

14:30 - 15:25: Jacqueline Gueron (U. de Paris-10)
 "The Passive, the Middle, and the Person Feature"

15:25 - 16:20: Jacqueline Lecarme (U. de Paris-7)
 "The Temporal Structure of Noun Phrases"

16:20-16:40: Coffee Break

16:40 - 17:35: Lea Nash (U. de Paris-8)
 "Placement of Dative Arguments"

17:35 - 18:30: Dominique Sportiche (UCLA)
 Title to be announced
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