LINGUIST List 32.989

Thu Mar 18 2021

Confs: Hist Ling, Syntax, Text/Corpus Ling/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 17-Mar-2021
From: George Walkden <>
Subject: Diachronic Generative Syntax 22
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Diachronic Generative Syntax 22
Short Title: DiGS 22

Date: 19-May-2021 - 22-May-2021
Location: Konstanz (online), Germany
Contact: George Walkden
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics; Syntax; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Meeting Description:

The Diachronic Generative Syntax conference is a forum for people to present work on diachronic and historical syntax that is informed by, and informs, generative syntactic theory. It has been running since 1990: at first every two years, then annually since 2008.

This year's conference (rescheduled from 2020) will be hosted online by the University of Konstanz. Participation is free of charge for registered participants. You can register here:

Program Information:

Keynote speakers: Anne Breitbarth (Ghent University), Ashwini Deo (Ohio State University), Ian Roberts (University of Cambridge), Sali Tagliamonte (University of Toronto), David Willis (University of Oxford).

The full programme, with abstracts, is available at

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