LINGUIST List 26.608

Wed Jan 28 2015

Confs: Sign Language, Morphology, Pragmatics, Semantics/France

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>


Date: 28-Jan-2015
From: Gemma Barberà <gemma.barberagmail.com>
Subject: Workshop on Sign Languages and R-impersonal Pronouns
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Workshop on Sign Languages and R-impersonal Pronouns

Date: 06-Feb-2015 - 06-Feb-2015
Location: Paris, France
Contact: Gemma Barberà
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.umr7023.cnrs.fr/Journee-Langues-des-signes-et-R.html

Linguistic Field(s): Morphology; Pragmatics; Semantics

Language Family(ies): Sign Language

Meeting Description:

Workshop on Sign languages and R-impersonal pronouns
Friday, 6 February 2015
Salle de conférences, CNRS Pouchet
59 rue Pouchet, 75017 Paris
Metro Guy Môquet or Brochant (line 13)

Participants:

- Brendan Costello (San Sebastian) (Spanish Sign Language, LSE)
- Brigitte Garcia, Marie-Thérèse L'Huilier & Marie-Anne Sallandre (UMR 7023) (French Sign Language, LSF)
- Annika Herrmann & Markus Steinbach (Göttingen) (Sign Language, DGS)
- Helen Koulidobrova (Connecticut) (American Sign Language, ASL)
- Josep Quer (Barcelona) (Catalan Sign Language, LSC)
(More participants to be confirmed)

English-LSF interpretation

Organisation : Gemma Barberà & Patricia Cabredo Hofherr

This conference is part of the project Towards a typology of human impersonal pronouns (ANR-DFG). The conference will be preceded by a Workshop on R-impersonal pronouns on Wednesday 4 and Thursday 5 February 2015, at the CNRS Pouchet-Center, Paris, France

Program:

Friday, 6 February 2015
Salle de conférences, CNRS Pouchet
59 rue Pouchet, 75017 Paris
Metro Guy Môquet or Brochant (line 13)

9h30 – 10h20
Annika Herrmann & Markus Steinbach (Göttingen)
Impersonal reference in German Sign Language (DGS)

10h20 – 11h10
Helen Koulidobrova (Connecticut)
Looking for person in American Sign Language (ASL) impersonals

11h10 – 11h40 Pause

11h40 – 12h30
Brigitte Garcia, Marie-Thérèse L’Huilier & Marie-Anne Sallandre (Paris)
La référence impersonnelle humaine en langue des signes française (LSF): Premiers regards

12h30 – 13h20
Gemma Barberà (Paris) & Josep Quer (Barcelona)
The expression of genericity in Catalan Sign Language (LSC)

13h20 – 15h Lunch

15h – 15h50
Brendan Costello (San Sebastian)
How do you/we/they get impersonal in Spanish Sign Language (LSE)? A first look

15h50 – 16h40
Vadim Kimmelman (University of Amsterdam)
R-impersonals in Sign Language of the Netherlands (NGT)

16h40 – 17h Pause

17h – 17h40
Gemma Barberà & Patricia Cabredo Hofherr (UMR 7023, CNRS & Paris 8)
Backgrounded agents in sign language: passives or impersonals?



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