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    Message 1: Conf: Phonology Workshop, Manchester, England

    Date: 13 Apr 95 11:26
    From: <P.A.Rowlettmod-lang.salford.ac.uk>
    Subject: Conf: Phonology Workshop, Manchester, England


    Third Phonology Workshop - Thursday 11 May - Friday 12 May 1995 Organised by the North-West Centre for Romance Linguistics Venue: Hulme Hall Lecture Suite, Manchester University, England

    The registration form for the conference should be returned by Friday 5 May at the latest.

    For those of you requiring accommodation we list below details of a couple of hotels within easy reach of the University. When you book please mention the Department of Linguistics, University of Manchester, as we have an agreed rate with these hotels:

    The Grafton Hotel 56 Grafton St Manchester

    Tel: 0161-273 3092 Fax: 0161-274 3693

    Rates per night (including breakfast):

    Single room in Annexe 15.00 Single room (with bath) 25.00 Single room (without bath) 20.00 Double room (with bath) 45.00 Double room (without bath) 35.00

    The Willowbank 340 Wilmslow Road Manchester

    Tel: 0161-224 0461

    Rates per night (including breakfast, all with bath):

    Single room 43.00 (Thursday night) Double room 53.00 (Thursday night) Single room 25.00 (Friday night) Double room 42.00 (Friday night)

    The Grafton Hotel is within walking distance of the University whereas the Willowbank is a bus ride away. Participants should where possible book their own hotel rooms, though if you contact Elaine or Heather on 0161-745 5193 they would be happy to do the booking for you.

    For those of you who want to contact us electronically the email address of the secretary dealing with the workshop is: e.m.kellymod-lang.salford.ac.uk.

    NORTH-WEST CENTRE FOR ROMANCE LINGUISTICS (University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University, Salford University, UMIST)

    THIRD PHONOLOGY WORKSHOP Registration Form

    VENUE: Hulme Hall Lecture Suite, University of Manchester

    Please complete the form below and return to:

    Elaine Kelly ESRI/Dept of Modern Languages University of Salford Salford M5 4WT

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    FULL REGISTRATION FEE: 45

    (The above figure is inclusive of: Registration Fee; Sandwich lunch (Thursday), Dinner at the Vice-Chancellor's Residence (Thursday); Lunch (Friday); coffees/teas during sessions).

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    ADDRESS:..................................................

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    TEL NO:...................................................

    Cheques are to be made payable to THE UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER. For those of you attending from overseas, could you please pay by Sterling Draft drawn on a London bank. If this is not possible you may pay either by cash or Travellers' Cheques on the day. Registration Forms should be returned by 5 May 1995 at the latest.

    DIETARY REQUIREMENTS (Please delete as appropriate): Vegetarian/Non-vegetarian

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    List of Speakers and Papers

    On r Judith Broadbent (University College London)

    Acoustic signatures of phonological primes Wiebke Brockhaus (University College of Ripon & York St John), Carl Chalfont (University of Huddersield), Michael Ingleby (University of Huddersfield)

    A rider on Aitken's Law: who is right? Jacques Durand (University of Salford-Aix)

    An optimality account of diachronic realignment in Arawan prosody Daniel Everett (University of Pittsburgh)

    The non-optimality of syllabic consonants S J Hannahs, M Davenport (University of Durham)

    The `final release rule' in Tyneside English: phonological and conversational constraints on variation Paul Foulkes, Jim Milroy, Gerry Docherty (University of Newcastle)

    Disyllabic nouns in Old English Richard Hogg (University of Manchester)

    Moraic contraints on the distribution of segments in syllables Francis Katamba (Lancaster University)

    Some principles of phonetic exponency: an attempt at making Firthian Prosodic Analysis more explicit Richard Ogden (University of York)

    Phonological and phonetic perspectives on the delayed and disordered acquisition of initial consonant clusters James Scobbie (Queen Margaret College)

    Rules and representations in phonological change Nigel Vincent (University of Manchester)

    Message 2: "Good Enough" Optimality in Syuntax conference address

    Date: Fri, 14 Apr 95 13:20:06
    From: David Pesetsky <pesetskMIT.EDU>
    Subject: "Good Enough" Optimality in Syuntax conference address


    Our announcement on LINGUIST inadvertently omitted the address to send preregistrations forms to:

    Good Enough 20D-219 MIT Cambridge, MA 02139 (USA)