LINGUIST List 31.3852

Mon Dec 14 2020

Confs: Gen Ling, Morphology, Semantics, Syntax/Online

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Date: 11-Dec-2020
From: Isabel Oltra-Massuet <>
Subject: ROLLING Institute on Argument Structure
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ROLLING Institute on Argument Structure

Date: 18-Jan-2021 - 09-Jul-2021
Location: Online, Spain
Contact: Georgina Alvarez
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax

Meeting Description:

ROLLING Institute on Argument Structure 2021 (online)
Registration is free.

The ROLLING Institute on Argument Structure consists of 9 courses that will take place virtually over the course of 7 months from January to July, 2021. The Institute is organized by the members of the Research Project ''Argument Structure and Neurolinguistic Processing at the Lexicon-Syntax Interface: Unergative Verbs with Cognate Object or Obligatory Prepositional Object'' of the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (FFI2016-80142-P).

Access to the Lectures will be free, but registration is required using the form:

The Institute is aimed at PhD students. In order to keep the courses manageable and ensure high quality, we may need to apply space limitations.

Program Information:

1. Verbal argument structure by Artemis Alexiadou (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin - Leibniz ZAS).
When: January 18–21 from 3 PM to 5 PM Central European Time (UCT+01:00).

2. Argument structure across frameworks by Antonio Fábregas (University of Tromsø –The Arctic University of Norway).
When: February 8–12. Time to be confirmed.

3. Argument structure and lexical semantics by John Beavers (The University of Texas at Austin).
When: March 22–26 from 4 PM to 6 PM Central European Time (UCT+01:00).

4. The argument structure of psych verbs by Carles Royo (Universitat Rovira i Virgili). Course conducted in Spanish.
When: April 19–23 from 3 PM to 5 PM Central European Time (UCT+01:00).

5. Argument structure and information structure by Ángel L. Jiménez-Fernández (Universidad de Sevilla).
When: May 17–21. Time to be confirmed.

6. The argument structure of unergatives across theories by Isabel Oltra-Massuet (Universitat Rovira i Virgili).
When: May 31– June 4 from 4 PM to 6 PM Central European Time (UCT+01:00)

7. Argument structure and quantification by Svitlana Antonyuk (Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz).
When: June 14–18. Time to be confirmed.

8. Argument structure and word formation by Elisabeth Gibert-Sotelo (Universitat Rovira i Virgili). Course conducted in Spanish.
When: June 28–July 2. Time to be confirmed.

9. Argument structure and neurolinguistics by Linnaea Stockall (Queen Mary University London) and Laura Gwilliams (University of California San Francisco).
When: July 5–9. Time to be confirmed.
It includes a Roundtable with Ellen Lau (University of Maryland), Alec Marantz (NeLLab-NYU), and Liina Pylkkänen (NeLLab-NYU); convened by Linnaea Stockall and Isabel Oltra-Massuet. When: July 9. Time to be confirmed.

For more information:

Organizing Committee:
Isabel Oltra Massuet (Universitat Rovira i Virgili)
Georgina Alvarez Morera (Universitat Rovira i Virgili)
Celia Fullana (Universitat Rovira i Virgili)
Elisabeth Gibert Sotelo (Universitat Rovira i Virgili)
Carles Royo (Universitat Rovira i Virgili)

Support to the Organization:
Mariángeles Cano Cambronero (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
Elga Cremades (Universitat de les Illes Balears)
Jordi Ginebra (Universitat Rovira i Virgili)
Evelina Leivada (Universitat Rovira i Virgili)
Anna Maria Montserrat (Universitat Rovira i Virgili)

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