LINGUIST List 24.1085

Sun Mar 03 2013

Confs: Phonology/UK

Editor for this issue: Xiyan Wang <>

Date: 01-Mar-2013
From: Florian Breit <>
Subject: Workshop on Melodic Representation
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Workshop on Melodic Representation

Date: 12-Mar-2013 - 12-Mar-2013 Location: London, United Kingdom Contact: Florian Breit Contact Email: < click here to access email > Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Phonology

Meeting Description:

The UCL Department of Linguistics are pleased to announce a workshop on melodic representation, to be held on the 12 March at SOAS Vernon Square Campus, details as per the programme. All welcome!


Vernon Square Campus
Vernon Square
Penton Rise
London WC1X 9EW

13:30 – 15:00 in Room V120,
15:00 onwards in Room V211


13:30 – 13:40Welcome and Introductions

13:40 – 14:30Markus Pöchtrager (Boğaziçi)
On A

14:30 – 15:00
Connor Youngberg (SOAS)
When Did the Elements Merge?

15:00 – 15:10Break

15:10 – 15:20
Florian Breit (UCL)
The Generative Capacity of Element Theory (Poster)

15:20 – 16:10
John Harris (UCL)
English Vowels: An Update and a Rethink

16:10 – 17:00
Tobias Scheer (Nice Sophia Antipolis)
Some Residual Issues in Melodic Representation
With Andrew Nevins as discussant.

Contact & Enquiries:

Nick Neasom (

Open to all. There is no need to confirm attendance.

Page Updated: 03-Mar-2013