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Mon May 5 2003

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  • armonls, 19th Annual Meeting of the Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics

    Message 1: 19th Annual Meeting of the Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics

    Date: Fri, 02 May 2003 02:18:19 +0000
    From: armonls <>
    Subject: 19th Annual Meeting of the Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics

    19th Annual Meeting of the Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics Short Title: IATL19

    Date: 16-JUN-03 - 17-JUN-03 Location: Ben-Gurion University, Be'er Sheva, Israel Contact: Sharon Armon-Lotem Contact Email:

    Linguistic Sub-field: General Linguistics

    Meeting Description:

    IATL 19, the 19th annual meeting of the Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics, will be held at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Be'er Sheva, on June 16-17, 2003. IATL19, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, June 16-17, 2003

    Monday, June 16, 2003

    09:30-10:00 Registration 10:00-10:15 Welcome

    10:15-11:15 Invited Speaker: Pino Longobardi, University of Trieste Reference and Definiteness 11:15-11:55 Naama Friedmann, Tel Aviv University The Vase Fell (The Vase): The Online Processing of Unaccusatives

    11:55-12:10 Refreshments

    12:10-12:50 Jeannette Schaeffer & Aviya Hacohen , Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Arielle Bernstein, University of Pennsylvania The Dissociation Between Grammar and Pragmatics in DP: Evidence from English SLI 12:50-13:30 Rama Novogrodsky and Naama Friedmann, Tel Aviv University Verb Movement in Hebrew-speaking Children with G-SLI

    13:30-14:45 Lunch

    14:45-15:25 Idit Avram & Sharon Armon Lotem, Bar Ilan University The Autonomous Contribution of Syntax and Pragmatics to the Acquisition of the Hebrew Definite Article 15:25-16:05 Nora Boneh, Universite Paris 8 Participles, Temporal Structure and Finiteness: The Case of Modern Hebrew, Syrian Arabic and Standard Arabic Luisa

    16:05-16:30 Refreshments

    16:30-17:10 Anita Mittwoch, Hebrew University of Jerusalem Do States Have Davidsonian Arguments? Some Empirical Considerations 17:10-17:50 Ariel Cohen, Ben-Gurion University How Does Focus Affect Logical Form?

    18:00 Reception

    Tuesday, June 17, 2003

    10:00-11:00 Invited Speaker: Kyle Johnson, University of Massachusetts Manufacturing Phases 11:00-11:40 Julia Horvath and Tal Siloni, Tel-Aviv University Against the Little-V Hypothesis

    11:40-12:00 Refreshements

    12:00-12:40 Michael Becker, University of Massachusetts, Amherst Lexical Stratification of Hebrew - The Disyllabic Maximum 12:40-13:20 Emmanuel Aim, University Paris 7. Aspects of Templatic Morphology in Syriac

    13:20-14:40 Lunch 14:40-15:15 Business Meeting

    15:15-15:55 Yoad Winter and Carmen Rotstein, Technion Partial Adjectives vs. Total Adjectives: Scale Structure and Higher-order Modification

    15:55-16:10 Refreshements

    16:10-16:50 Yael Greenberg, Bar Ilan University Tolerating Exceptions with ''descriptive'' and ''in virtue of'' Generics: Two Types of Modality and Reduced Vaguness 16:50-17:30 Edit Doron, Hebrew University of Jerusalem Bare Singular Reference to Kinds

    Alternates 1.Shalom Zuckerman, Nada Vasic, Sergey Avrutin and Iris Mulders, Utrecht University What Can Eye Movement of Non-Brain-damaged Adults Tell Us About Pronoun Resolution in Child Language and Agrammatism? 2.Sergey Avrutin, Utrecht University and Galina Gordishevsky, Ben-Gurion University Optional Omissions in an Optionally Null-Subject Language