LINGUIST List 32.3509

Thu Nov 04 2021

Confs: Lang Doc, Ling Theories, Morphology, Syntax, Typology/Germany

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Date: 03-Nov-2021
From: Zorica Puškar-Gallien <>
Subject: Multiple Exponence ZAS
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Multiple Exponence ZAS
Short Title: MultExZAS

Date: 01-Dec-2021 - 03-Dec-2021
Location: Berlin, Online, Germany
Contact: Zorica Puškar-Gallien
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Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation; Linguistic Theories; Morphology; Syntax; Typology

Meeting Description:

The aim of the workshop Multiple Exponence ZAS is to provide a platform for discussion of empirical and theoretical questions raised by Multiple Exponence, under which we understand types of non-canonical inflection such as extended and cumulative exponence. The workshop will be hosted online by the Leibniz-Zentrum Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS) in Berlin.


Day 1 (Wednesday, December 1st; all times are given according to Central European Time (CET Time Zone))

16:00 – 17:00 Invited talk: Borja Herce (Universität Zürich) ''Different inflectional layers coevolve to signal feature values unambiguously: converging evidence from Pame, Romance and others''
17:00 – 17:15 break
17:15 – 17:55 Christian Döhler (ZAS Berlin) “Number marking in the Tonda languages: a note on its history”
17:55 – 18:35 Anthony Struthers-Young (University of California San Diego) “Phrasal multiple exponence in Northern Toussian”
18:35 – 19:15 Elango Kumaran (University of Southern California) “Multiple exponence is antilocal and secondary exponence is local: evidence from Karuk”
19:15 – 19:30 break
19:30 – 20:30 Invited talk: Gereon Müller (Universität Leipzig) T.B.A.
20:30 Informal gathering at Gather.Town

Day 2 (Thursday, December 2nd)

09:00 – 10:00 Rachel Nordlinger (University of Melbourne) T.B.A.
10:00 – 10:15 break
10:15 – 10:55 Matthew Carroll (ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language and the School of Culture, History & Language, Australian National University) “Verbose exponence”
10:55 – 11:35 Anja Hasse (Universität Zürich) “Multiple exponence, optional suxes, overabundance, and more -– the dat.masc/neutr of the Swiss German indenite article”
11:35 – 12:15 Nino Amiridze (Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University) “Multiple exponence in Georgian placeholder verbs”
12:15 – 12:30 break
12:30 – 13:30 Invited talk: Pavel Caha (Masaryk University) T.B.A.
13:30 Informal gathering at Gather.Town

Day 3 (Friday, December 3rd)

12:00 – 12:20 Warm-up
12:20 – 13:00 Artemis Alexiadou, Imke Driemel, Johannes Hein, Fabienne Martin & Yining Nie (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) “Multiple exponence in child language”
13:00 – 14:00 Invited talk: Ana Luís (Universidade de Coimbra) T.B.A.
14:00 – 14:15 break
14:15 – 14:55 Peter Arkadiev (Institute of Slavic Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences & Russian State University for the Humanities) “Multiple exponence in the Northwest Caucasian languages”
14:55 – 15:35 Jelena Grofulović (Universität Leipzig) “Mobile axes undergo movement: An argument from Extended Exponence”
15:35 – 16:15 Daniar Kasenov (Laboratory of Formal Models in Linguistics, NRU HSE (Moscow)) “Multiple exponence in Russian exhortatives: Not what it seems”
16:15 – 16:30 break
16:30 – 17:00 Wrap-up Discussion
17:00 Informal gathering at Gather.Town

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