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Thu Sep 11 1997

Confs: Syntax and Semantics

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  1. Colloque de Syntaxe et Semantique, CSSP 97: Programme and Registration

Message 1: CSSP 97: Programme and Registration

Date: Thu, 11 Sep 1997 11:53:21 +0200 (MET DST)
From: Colloque de Syntaxe et Semantique <cssp97linguist.jussieu.fr>
Subject: CSSP 97: Programme and Registration


COLLOQUE DE SYNTAXE ET SEMANTIQUE DE PARIS
CSSP 1997
THE PARIS SYNTAX AND SEMANTICS CONFERENCE


 16-18 Octobre 1997
 Universite Paris 7 Denis Diderot, Campus Jussieu,
 2, place Jussieu, 75005 Paris.


The University of Paris 7 and CNRS organize the second Syntax and Semantics
Conference in Paris. CSSP conferences aim at promoting discussion between
competing theories and formalisms.


CONFERENCIERS INVITES / INVITED SPEAKERS : Guglielmo Cinque, Donka Farkas,
Hans Kamp, Ruth Kempson, Ivan A. Sag

1. PROGRAMME


Jeudi 16 octobre

9h-9h10 : Ouverture du colloque

9h10-10h10 : Conferencier invite, H. Kamp (Stuttgart), Stipulative
coreference and the role of variables in the syntax-semantics interface

Semantique / Semantics

10h30-11h: C. Condoravdi (CYCORP-Austin), Presuppositional underspecification:
The Case of 'Ksana'
11h-11h30 : L. Dekydtspotter (Indiana U.), Futur proche et futur simple:
reference et quantification
11h30-12h : S. Gennari (Brown U.), Tense, aktionsart and sequence of
Tenses
12h-12h30 : J. Lecarme (CNRS-Nice), Nominal tense and tense theory

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Syntaxe / Syntax

14h-14h30 : D. Pesetsky (MIT), The interpretation of immovability
14h30-15h : J. Aoun (U. of South California), J. Nunes (Unicamp), Vehicle
change and move F

15h30-16h : J.-P. Koenig (SUNY-Buffalo), K. Lambrecht (U. of Texas), Les
relatives comme predicats seconds en francais: une analyse
constructionnelle
16h-16h30 : L. Sadler (U. of Essex), Lexical integrity, small constructions and
the morpho-syntax of Welsh clitics
16h30-17h : S. Kahane (U. Paris 7 & Paris 10), I. Melc'uk (College de
France & U. de Montreal), Synthese
des phrases a extraction : aspects semantiques et syntaxiques
17h-17h30 : D. Kolliakou (U. Groningen), Towards an inflectional theory of
definiteness

17h30-19h30 : Reception

19h30-20h30 : Conferencier invite : Ivan A Sag (Stanford U.) Satisfying
constraints on extraction and adjunction

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Vendredi 17 octobre

9h-10h : Conferencier invite : Cinque (U. Venise), On the positions of
negative phrases

Syntaxe-semantique / Syntax-semantics

10h30-11h : M. Honcoop (HIL-Leiden), Reconstruction in and of itself
11h-11h30 : J. Kuhn (IMS-Stuttgart), The syntax and semantics of split NPs
and floating quantifiers in Lexical Functional Grammar
11h30-12h : B. Crysmann (U. Saarbr=FCcken), (Im)proper quantifiers and clitic
placement in European Portuguese
12h-12h30 : D. Hardt (U. Villanova & CST-Copenhagen), A dynamic identity
theory of ellipsis

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Semantique / Semantics

14h-14h30 : F. Newmeyer (U. of Washington), The perceptual deictic
construction in English
14h30-15h : H. Demirdache (U. of British Columbia), On descriptions in
(Lilloet) Salish
15h-15h30 : C. Pinon (U. Duesseldorf), On a distributive marker in Polish

16h-16h30 : I. Derzhanski (Bulgarian Academy of Sciences), Monotonicity
and interrogation
16h30-17h : A. Franck (Xerox-Grenoble), Deontic conditionals and
conterfactual asymmetry
17h-17h30 : R. Van Valin (SUNY), Generalized Semantic Roles and the
Syntax-Semantics Interface

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Samedi 18 octobre : Les indefinis / Indefinites

9h-10h : Conferencier invite : R. Kempson (SOAS-London) On concepts of scope:
a dynamic perspective

10h30-11h : A. Giannakidou (U. Groningen), Free-choice indefinites in Greek
11h-11h30 : L.M. Tovena (U. de Geneve), J. Jayez (EHESS), Irreference vs.
non-veridicality : the case of any
11h30-12h : M. Becker (UC Los Angeles), The 'some' indefinites
12h-12h30 : I. Comorovski (U. de Nancy 2), Functional indefinites and the
proportion problem

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14h-14h30 : A. Cohen, N. Erteschik-Shir (Ben-Gurion U)., Are bare plurals
indefinites?
14h30-15h : L. McNally (U. Pompeu Fabra-Barcelona), V. van Geenhoven (U.
Nijmegen), Redefining the weak/strong distinction
15h30-16h : T. Reinhart (U. Utrecht & Tel Aviv U.), Y. Winter (U.
Utrecht), The quantificational origins of 'referential' indefinites

16h30-17h30: Conferencier invite : D. Farkas (UC Santa-Cruz), Towards a
semantic typology of noun phrases

Reserve / Alternates

Syntaxe / Syntax :
C. Kennedy (Northwestern U), J. Merchant, (UC Santa-Cruz), Comparatives and
bound ellipsis

Syntaxe-semantique / Syntax-semantics :
M. Butt (U. Konstanz), T. Holloway King (Xerox PARC), Focus, adjacency and
nonspecificity
M.-H. Cote (MIT), Variables situationnelles et individuelles dans la
quantification existentielle: vers une solution a la restriction sur les
SN definis

Semantique / Semantics
T. Kurafuji (Rutgers U.), Definiteness of Koto in Japanese and its
nullification

Les indefinis / Indefinites:
M. Romero (UMass-Amherst), Intensional functional readings and transparency
E. Villalta (UMass-Amherst), G. Boye (U. Paris 7), Combien de N...?
Combien ... de N?, quelle est la question?


2. LIEU DU COLLOQUE/CONFERENCE SITE

Universite Paris 7, Campus Jussieu, Amphitheatre 24
 2 place Jussieu, Paris 5eme
Metro/subway station : Jussieu).

Amphi(theatre) 24 : main courtyard ; left corner opposite to the main entrance.

3. INSCRIPTION/ REGISTRATION

Droits d'inscription/ fees:

Les droits d'inscription s'elevent a 250 F (150FF pour les etudiants). Ils
comprennent le volume de resumes, les pauses cafe ainsi que la
participation a la reception du 16 octobre. Les frais peuvent etre payes
par cheque tire sur une banque fran=E7aise, en liquide, ou avec un bon de
commande universitaire. Les cheques doivent etre libelles a l'ordre de
Universite Paris 7, Agence comptable, et envoyes a l'adresse ci-dessous.

Registration fees amount to 250 FF (150F for students). This amount
includes the book of abstracts, coffee breaks and reception on 16 october.
This fee can be paid in cash during the registration sessions or during
the lunch break.

RENVOYEZ LA FICHE D'INSCRIPTION LE PLUS RAPIDEMENT POSSIBLE PAR COURRIER
ELECTRONIQUE OU POSTAL.
PLEASE SEND YOUR REGISTRATION FORM AS SOON AS POSSIBLE VIA ELECTRONIC OR
REGULAR MAIL.

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INSCRIPTION
REGISTRATION FORM


NOM, NAME:

PRENOM, FIRST NAME:

ORGANISME, AFFILIATION:

ADRESSE, ADDRESS:


TELEPHONE

FAX


COURRIEL, E-MAIL


4. HOTELS / ACCOMODATION

Please visit our web page: http//www.linguist.jussieu.fr/~cssp97

5. ADRESSE / COURRIER DU COLLOQUE

Colloque de Syntaxe et Semantique de Paris
Universite Paris 7
UFRL, case 7003
2 place Jussieu
75251 Paris Paris Cedex 05.

For further information, contact:
Daniele Godard, Universite Paris 7, Linguistique.
email: cssp97linguist.jussieu.fr
WWW: http//www.linguist.jussieu.fr/~cssp97


Organisateurs/Organised by :F. Corblin (Rennes 2), C. Dobrovie-Sorin
(CNRS-Paris 7), D. Godard (Chair, CNRS-Paris7), J.M. Marandin
(CNRS-Paris7).

Comite de selection / Selection commitee: Borillo A. (Toulouse),
Chambreuil M. (Clermont-Ferrand), Cinque G. (Venise), Corblin F. (Rennes,
Paris), Dobrovie-Sorin C. (Paris), Farkas D. (Santa Cruz), Gardent C.
(Sarrebrueck), Godard D. (Paris), Groenendijk J. (Amsterdam), Gueron J
(Paris), Jayez J. (Paris), Kamp H (Stuttgart, Los Angeles), Kempson R.
(Londres), Kleiber G. (Strasbourg), Laca B. (Strasbourg, Paris), Levin B.
(Evanston), Manning C. (Sydney), Marandin J.-M. (Paris) Marchello-Nizia C.
(Paris), Miller P. (Lille), Paris M.C. (Paris), Reyle U.((Stuttgart), van
Riemdijk H. (Tilburg), Roberts C. (Coloumbus), Rouveret A .(Paris),
Sadler L. (Colchester), Sag I.A. (Stanford), Szabolcsi A. (Los Angeles),
de Swart H. ((Stanford), Verkuyl H (Utrecht), Zaenen A. (Grenoble),
Zuber R. (Paris)

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CSSP 97
Universite Paris 7
Linguistique
UFRL, Case 7003
2 Place Jussieu
75251 Paris-Cedex 05
France

email: cssp97linguist.jussieu.fr
http://www.linguist.jussieu.fr/~cssp97
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