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Thu Dec 20 2012

Confs: General Linguistics/Germany

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Date: 20-Dec-2012
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Subject: 21st Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe
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21st Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe Short Title: ConSOLE XXI

Date: 09-Jan-2013 - 11-Jan-2013 Location: Potsdam, Germany Contact: Marta Wierzba Contact Email: < click here to access email > Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Meeting Description:

The 21st Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe (ConSOLE XXI) will take place at the University of Potsdam, January 9-11, 2013. It will be hosted by the Linguistics Department and the Collaborative Research Centre 632 ‘Information Structure’, funded by the DFG.

Invited Speakers:

Artemis Alexiadou (University of Stuttgart)
Tyler Peterson (University of Toronto)
Pilar Prieto (ICREA-Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

For more information, see the conference website:

Wednesday, 9 January 2013

8.00 - 9.30
Registration & Opening Words

9.30 - 10.30
Invited Speaker (University of Stuttgart): Artemis Alexiadou
On the nature of the backward control parameter

10.50 - 11.30
Jadwiga Bogucka (Adam Mickiewicz University)
Agreement with coordinated subjects: A view from Polish

11.30 - 12.10
Andras Barany (University of Cambridge)
What triggers the Hungarian object paradigm? A structural and feature-based account

12.10 - 12.50
Doreen Georgi (University of Leipzig)
Opaque interaction of Merge and Agree: On two types of Internal Merge

14.00 - 14.40
Katharina Genske (ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders(CCD), Macquarie University)
Negation as a formal flexible feature in children’s grammar

14.40 - 15.20
Matyas Gerocs & Lilla Pinter (Pazmany Peter Catholic University)
How do Hungarian preschoolers interpret number words?

15.40 - 16.20
Polina Berezovskaya (University Tübingen)
Acquisition of Russian comparison constructions - Semantics meets First Language Acquisition

16.20 - 17.00
Annika Hübl (Göttingen University)
Context shift (im)possible - Indexicals in German Sign Language

Thursday, 10 January 2013

9.30 - 10.30
Invited Speaker (ICREA-Universitat Pompeu Fabra): Pilar Prieto
The role of prosody in gesture-speech integration: Temporal and semantic aspects

10.50 - 11.30
Aida Cardoso (Centro de Lingustica da Universidade de Lisboa)
Contrastive parallelism in European Portuguese: Prosodic features of a cohesion mechanism

11.30 - 12.10
Marcin Fortuna (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)Icelandic and Faroese tonic lengthening in CV phonology: Towards an alternative account

12.10 - 12.50
Peter Herbeck (University of Wuppertal)Control and clitic climbing: The de ciency of non nite domains in Spanish and Catalan

14.00 - 14.40
Georg Höhn (University of Cambridge)
Spelling out the Basque ‘case paradigms’: The locality of allomorphy

14.40 - 15.20
Marta Ruda (Jagiellonian University)Missing [HUMAN] objects: Active and SE morphology investigated

15.40 - 16.20
Julie Fadlon (Tel Aviv University)
The directionality of verbal diathesis: A psycholinguistic study

16.20 - 17.00
Anke Assmann, Doreen Georgi, Philipp Weisser & Timo Klein (University Leipzig)
Possessor case in Udmurt: A local reanalysis as fusional case stacking

Friday, 11 January 2013

9.30 - 10.30
Invited Speaker (University of Toronto): Tyler Peterson

10.50 - 11.30
Upsorn Tawilapakul (University of York)
What makes counter-expectation

11.30 - 12.10
Alexandra Spalek (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
Romper: A non-scalar change of state verb

12.10 - 12.50
Curt Anderson (Michigan State University)
Hamblin semantics, imprecision, and sort of

14.00 - 14.40
Alanah McKillen (McGill University)
Processing ACD and de re/de dicto ambiguity

14.40 - 15.20
Philipp Weisser (University Leipzig)
The scope paradox with clause chaining constructions

15.40 - 16.20
Rachel Nye (GIST, Ghent University)
Complementiser-like how clauses and the distribution of wh-clause complements in English

16.20 - 17.00
Anke Assmann (University of Leipzig)
A feature Merge approach to free relatives in German

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