MicroVariation (23-24 May 2013)

MicroVariation

–  The program  [PDF]

May 23-24, 2013

Annesso Cartesiano, Villa Salmi, Arezzo

FRIDAY May 23

09.30 – 10.30

Sjef Barbiers (Amsterdam)

Imperatives as distals

10.30 – 11.30

Joachim Sabel (Brussels)

Microparametric Varation of the Infinitival Left Periphery

11.30 – 12.00

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

12.00 – 13.00

Enoch Aboh (Amsterdam)

What if your verbs are too light? Micro-variation in Kwa argument structure

13.00 – 15.00

LUNCH AT VILLA SALMI

15.00 – 16.00

Marlies Kluck (Groningen)

Variation in the Dutch R-pronoun paradigm: evidence from ellipsis

16.00 – 17.00

Ankelien Schippers (Oldenburg)

Microvariation: the linguist’s laboratory

17.00 – 17.30

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

17.30 – 18.30

Ángel Gallego (Barcelona)

Agreement patterns of impersonal SE in Spanish. A cross-dialectal study

19.00 – 20.00

APERITIVO AT VILLA SALMI

From 20.00

DINNER AT RISTORANTE LA GIOSTRA

 

SATURDAY MAY 24

09.30 – 10.30

Hubert Haider (Salzburg)

Microvariation as a facilitator of a diachronic type split

10.30 – 11.30

Helmut Weiss (Frankfurt)

When the subject follows the object. On a curiosity in the syntax of personal pronouns in some German dialects

11.30 – 12.00

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

12.00 – 13.00

Marika Lekakou (Univ. Ioannina)

Microvariation in subjunctivecomplements:evidence from Greek

13.00 – 15.00

LUNCH AT VILLA SALMI

15.00 – 16.00

Anne Breitbarth (Ghent)

Microvariation in Middle Low German: Jespersen’s Cycle, syntactic complexity, and sociolinguistic typology

16.00 – 17.00

Krzysztof Migdalski (Wrocław)

Diachronic variation in the syntax of micro-pronominal elements in Slavic

17.00 – 17.30

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

17.30 – 18.30

Cecilia Poletto (Frankfurt)

Non and its companions: on the big NegP hypothesis

19.00 – 20.00

APERITIVO AT VILLA SALMI

From 20.00

DINNER AT RISTORANTE LA GIOSTRA

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What happened to Principles and Parameters? (3-5 July 2013)

What happened to Principles and Parameters?

The Workshop Program [PDF]

July 3-5, 2013

Annesso Cartesiano, Villa Salmi, Arezzo

THURSDAY JULY 3

09.30 – 10.30

Guglielmo Cinque (Venice)

No escape from Principles and Parameters

10.30 – 11.30

Chiara Gianollo (Cologne)

Parametric explorations in the grammar of possession

11.30 – 12.00

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

12.00 – 13.00

Henk van Riemsdijk (Arezzo)

Some theses on P&P: a discussion document

13.00 – 15.00

LUNCH AT VILLA SALMI

15.00 – 16.00

Heidi Klockmann (Utrecht)

Case alternations, case hierarchies, and the implications for case theory

16.00 – 17.00

Anke Assmann (Leipzig)

On variation in and across languages: A case study on case matching effects with free relatives and parasitic gaps

17.00 – 17.30

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

17.30 – 18.30

Andrea Moro (Pavia)

Principles and Parameters as a guide through the brain

19.00 – 20.00

APERITIVO AT VILLA SALMI

From 20.00

DINNER AT RISTORANTE CASA VOLPI

 

FRIDAY JULY 4

09.30 – 10.30

Ad Neeleman (UCL)

Asymmetries between post-head and pre-head order

10.30 – 11.30

Jeroen van Craenenbroeck (Brussels)

In search of microparameters: a quantitative approach

11.30 – 12.00

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

12.00 – 13.00

Riny Huijbregts (Utrecht)

Word order and the basic property

13.00 – 15.00

LUNCH AT VILLA SALMI

15.00 – 16.00

Siesta

16.00 – 17.00

Exploring Arezzo

17.00 – 17.30

Individual or in group(s)

17.30 – 18.30

19.00 – 20.00

Optional: Pizza at

From 20.00

I Mercanti (center of town)

 

SATURDAY JULY 5

09.30 – 10.30

Loes Koring (Utrecht)

Evidentials and their embeddability

10.30 – 11.30

Winfried Lechner (Athens)

Varieties of phrasal comparatives

11.30 – 12.00

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

12.00 – 13.00

Anna Bondaruk (Lublin)

Lack of complementarity betweenPRO and overt DPs in English and Irish – A view from GB Theory and Minimalism

13.00 – 15.00

LUNCH AT VILLA SALMI

15.00 – 16.00

Michelle Sheehan (Cambridge UK)

Clausal alignment: The case for parameter hierarchies

16.00 – 17.00

Mark de Vries (Groningen)

Parameters and the lexicon

17.00 – 17.30

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

17.30 – 18.30

Martin Haiden (Lille)

Interfaces and nth factors: Slogans won’t do the job

19.00 – 20.00

APERITIVO AT VILLA SALMI

From 20.00

DINNER AT RISTORANTE LA GIOSTRA

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WORKSHOP ÜBER SCHWEIZERDEUTSCHE SYNTAX (6-8 Sept 2013)

WORKSHOP ÜBER SCHWEIZERDEUTSCHE SYNTAX

am 6-8 September 2013 im Annesso Cartesiano, Villa Salmi, Arezzo

PROGRAMM [PDF]

FREITAG 6. SEPTEMBER

Frühstück

09.30-10.15

für die schon angekommenen Teilnehmer zur freien Verfügung

(Vorbesprechung, Spaziergang in Arezzo, etc)

10.15-11.00

11.00-11.30

11.30-12.15

12.15-13.00

13.00-15.30

Pranzo

15.30-16.15

Martin Salzmann (Leipzig) (a): Regelordnung in der Verbclusterbildung: Die Platzierung von zu/z/te

16.15-17.00

Henk van Riemsdijk (Arezzo/Tilburg):Was isch

dän das waaseliwaas?

17.00-17.30

Kaffe- / Teepause

17.30-18.15

Günther Grewendorf (Frankfurt): Parasitäre

Lücken im Bairischen

18.15-19.00

Josef Bayer (Konstanz): Das wh-Pronomen als

Kopf

Aperitivo & Cena

SAMSTAG 7. SEPTEMBER

Frühstück

09.30-10.15

Guido Seiler (Freiburg): Macht Korpus glücklich?

10.15-11.00

Jürg Fleischer (Marburg): Scrambling und

Kasusmarkierung im SD – eine neurolinguistische

Untersuchung

11.00-11.30

Kaffe- / Teepause

11.30-12.15

Manuela Schönenberger (Genf): Analyse von sechzig

Minuten Text

12.15-13.00

Claudia Bucheli (Zürich): Evaluation der “Zürcher

Methode”

13.00-15.30

Pranzo

15.30-16.15

Eric Häberli & Manuela Schönenberger (Genf):

Projektbeschreibung “Ein geparstes Korpus des SD”

16.15-17.00

Diskussion

17.00-17.30

Kaffe- / Teepause

17.30-18.15

Jürg Fleischer (Marburg): Die Erhebung dialektaler Syntax: Erfahrung mit der direkten Methode

Ellen Brandner (Konstanz): “Cross-alemannische” Syntax

neue Pläne, Projekte, Strategien, zukünftige Workshops usw.

18.15-19.00

Aperitivo & Cena

SONNTAG 8. SEPTEMBER

Frühstück

09.30-10.15

Oliver Schallert (Marburg): Kontrollprädikate im

Alemannischen – Syntax und Semantik

10.15-11.00

Ellen Brandner (Konstanz): Über die Optionalität des D-Pronomens in Relativsätzen

11.00-11.30

Kaffe- / Teepause

11.30-12.15

Martin Salzmann (Leipzig) (b): 213 – Dritte Konstruktion oder VPR?

12.15-13.00

Tom Leu (UQAM, Montreal): Helvetische

Gucklöcher in die Kasus- und Genusmarkierung

des Deutschen

13.00-15.30

Pranzo

15.30-16.15

zur freien Verfügung, eventuell gemeinsamer Ausflug ins Toskanische Land für die noch Verbleibenden,

16.15-17.00

17.00-17.30

17.30-18.15

18.15-19.00

Last modified: July 1, 2014