LINGUIST List 24.2458

Mon Jun 17 2013

Summer Schools: GLOW Spring School 1 ''Theories in Dialogue''/ Brussels, Belgium

Editor for this issue: Caylen Cole-Hazel <>

Date: 17-Jun-2013
From: Jeroen van Craenenbroeck <>
Subject: GLOW Spring School 1 ''Theories in Dialogue''/ Brussels, Belgium
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Host Institution: Catholic University Brussels
Coordinating Institution: University of Leuven

Dates: 07-Apr-2014 - 11-Apr-2014
Location: Brussels, Belgium

Focus: The general theme of GSS1 is “Theories in Dialogue”. The main idea is to approach the same topic from two different theoretical angles, thus creating a dialogue between the two theories. These dialogues will be organized in the form of two consecutive classes - taught by different teachers - each day during an entire week.
Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate

The topics and teachers for GSS1 are as follows:

- Modelling learnability (computational linguistics)
* Antal Van den Bosch (Radboud University Nijmegen)
* Charles Yang (University of Pennsylvania)

- Islands (syntax)
* Norvin Richards (MIT)
* Philip Hofmeister (Essex University)

- Pronouns (morphosyntax and semantics)
* Martina Wiltschko (University of British Columbia)
* Philippe Schlenker (École Normale Supérieure Paris & NYU)

- Spell-out (morphosyntax)
* Hagit Borer (Queen Mary, University of London)
* Pavel Caha (University of Tromsø)

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

Tuition: 200.00 EUR
Financial Aid: Applications accepted until GSS1 will have a limited number of grants available for students. For more information regarding this financial aid, you can contact the coordinator of GSS1, Marijke De Belder.

Financial Aid Instructions:

Registration: 01-Sep-2013 to 15-Jan-2014
Contact Person: Marijke De Belder

Apply by Email:
Apply on the web:

Registration Instructions:
More information regarding the registration process will be made available on the GSS1-website.

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