LINGUIST List 26.4974

Fri Nov 06 2015

Confs: Typology/Russia

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 06-Nov-2015
From: Daria Mishchenko <>
Subject: Negation
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Date: 21-Nov-2015 - 21-Nov-2015
Location: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Contact: Daria Mishchenko
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Linguistic Field(s): Typology

Meeting Description:

A thematic session on negation is planned as a part of the conference schedule. We invite to join the thematic session all researchers working on negation, regardless of language material or theoretical framework.


November 21 (Saturday)

Afternoon Session
Chair: N. Zaika

N. Stoynova, S. Oskolskaya
The evolution of the existential negation marker in Nanai

Lecture. L. Veselinova
Negation in non-verbal and existential predications: a holistic typology

13:30–14:30 Lunch

Evening Session
Chair: L. Veselinova

E. Renkovskaya, A. Krylova
Prohibitive constructions in Kullui [in Russian]

D. Gerasimov
Imperatives and optatives in Paraguayan Guaraní: interaction with negation

I. Gorbunova
With or without necessity: Atayal modality system

A. Montébran
Negation structures in the context of TAM in West-Atlantic languages

16:30–17:00 Coffee break

Night Session
Chair: S. Say

P. Arkadiev
Object genitive/partitive of negation: an areal perspective

A. Kozlov
Čut’ (bylo) ne in Russian: more than just negation

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