LINGUIST List 27.3104

Thu Jul 28 2016

Confs: Turkish, Romance, Psycholinguistics/Germany

Editor for this issue: Kenneth Steimel <kenlinguistlist.org>


Date: 26-Jul-2016
From: Elif Bamyacı <ebamyaciuni-koeln.de>
Subject: Current Topics in Bilingualism with a Focus on Heritage Speakers of Turkish and Romance languages
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Current Topics in Bilingualism with a Focus on Heritage Speakers of Turkish and Romance languages

Date: 08-Aug-2016 - 08-Aug-2016
Location: Cologne, Germany, Germany
Contact: Elif Bamyacı
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://elifbamyaci.net/wp-content/uploads_elif/2015/01/program_Köln-WS.pdf

Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics

Subject Language(s): Turkish

Language Family(ies): Romance

Meeting Description:

International Workshop: Current Topics in Bilingualism with a Focus on Heritage Speakers of Turkish and Romance languages

Location: Philosophikum, 2.127, Albertus Magnus Platz, University of Cologne, Germany

Organized by Elif Bamyacı and Klaus von Heusinger
Institute of German Language and Literature I, University of Cologne, Germany

We will discuss ongoing experimental research as well as recent findings on various phenomena on representation and processing of morphosyntax in the grammar of heritage bilingual speakers of Turkish and Romance languages.

Program:

9:45 - 10:00:
Welcome and Introduction
Elif Bamyaci & Klaus von Heusinger

Session on Turkish:

10:00 - 11:00:
Ayʂe Gürel, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
Morphological processing in Turkish-English bilinguals: Implications for the bilingual mental lexicon

11:00 - 11:45:
Elif Bamyaci, Universität zu Köln
Representation of conceptual structures in grammar of heritage bilingual speakers

11:45-12:30:
Seçkin Arslan, Universität Potsdam
How do Turkish heritage speakers process grammatical evidentiality?

12:30-14:30: Lunch Break

Session on Romance Languages:

14:30-15:30:
Silvina Montrul, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Heritage Language Development

15:30-15:45: Coffee Break

15:45-16:30:
Katrin Schmitz, Bergische Universität Wuppertal
The monolingual baseline in heritage language research: problematic evidence from studies with Italian and Spanish heritage speakers in Germany

16:30-17:15:
Jacopo Torregrossa & Christiane Bongartz, Universität Hamburg
Narrative production by bilingual and heritage speakers: understanding the role of cognition and literacy

17:15-17:30: Coffee Break

17:30-18:15:
Eva Knopp, Universität zu Köln
Bilingual narrative competence in different types of heritage speakers

18:15-18:30:
Closing Session


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