LINGUIST List 23.5157

Mon Dec 10 2012

Confs: Syntax, Morphology, Linguistic Theories/Belgium

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Date: 10-Dec-2012
From: Jeroen van Craenenbroeck <>
Subject: Brussels Conference on Generative Linguistics
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Brussels Conference on Generative Linguistics Short Title: BCGL7

Date: 17-Dec-2012 - 18-Dec-2012 Location: Brussels, Belgium Contact: Jeroen van Craenenbroeck Contact Email: < click here to access email > Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories; Morphology; Syntax

Meeting Description:

CRISSP (Brussels) is proud to present the seventh installment of the Brussels Conference on Generative Linguistics (BCGL7). The theme of this year’s conference is ‘The Morphology-Syntax Interface’. BCGL7 will take place in Brussels (Belgium) from December 17 to December 18, 2012.

We are pleased to announce that the following invited speakers have agreed to give a talk at BCGL 7:

Ad Neeleman (UCL)
Tarald Taraldsen (CASTL)
Matt Tucker (UCSC)

Monday Dec 17, 2012

9:00 9:30 Registration

9:30 10:30
Invited speaker: Ad Neeleman (UCL)
Person syncretism: An analysis and a case study. (joint work with Peter Ackema)

10:30 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 11:40
Inna Tolskaya (CASTL, UiT)
Polysemy of verbal prefixes in Russian: Conceptual structure vs. syntax

11:40 12:20
Yoshio Endo (Kanda University) & Bartosz Wiland (University of Poznań)
There is one fine-grained functional sequence in morphosyntax

12:20 14:00 Lunch Break

14:00 14:40
Dimitrios Ntelitheos (United Arab Emirates University)
Participant nominalization as relative clause formation

14:40 15:20
Artemis Alexiadou, Gianina Iordachioaia, Daniela Marzo, Birgit Umbreit (University of Stuttgart)
Comparing lexicalist and syntactic insights on deadjectival nominalizations

15:20 16:00 Coffee Break

16:00 16:40
Marijke De Belder (HUBrussel) & Marjo Van Koppen (Utrecht University)
One module, different levels of merge: ANN compounds in Dutch

16:40 17:20
Leah S Bauke (University of Frankfurt)
What nominal root compounding tells us about the syntax-morphology interface

Tuesday Dec 18, 2011

9:30 10:00 Coffee

10:00 11:00
Invited Speaker: Matt Tucker (UCSC)
Diagnosing syntax-morphology interactions from clitic restrictions: The case of Maltese

11:00 11:30 Coffee Break

11:30 12:10
Jan Don, Paula Fenger, Olaf Koeneman (Universiteit van Amsterdam)
Micro-variation as a tool for linguistic analysis

12:10 12:50
Gregory Kobele (University of Chicago)
A derivational approach to phrasal spellout

12:50 14:30 Lunch Break

14:30 15:10
Georg F.K. Höhn (University of Cambridge)
The size of the spell-out domain: Context-sensitive allomorphy and the Basque ''case paradigm''

15:10 15:50
Anke Assmann, Doreen Georgi, Timo Klein, Philipp Weisser (University of Leipzig)
Possessor case in Udmurt: Multiple case assignment feeds postsyntactic fusion

15:50 16:30 Coffee Break

16:30 17:30
Invited speaker: Tarald Taraldsen (CASTL) *ABA and the representation of features in syntax

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