Programme and Abstracts

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AFLA 23 Programme

Friday, 10 June

09:00-9:20

09:20-09:30

09:30-10:30

Registration

Opening remarks    Hiroki Nomoto (TUFS)

Plenary talk    Chair: Kunio Nishiyama (Ibaraki University)

Edtih Aldridge (University of Washington)

ϕ-feature competition: The Austronesian extraction restriction and its origin

Voice and extraction    Chair: Naonori Nagaya (TUFS)

10:30-11:00

Michael Yoshitaka Erlewine (National University of Singapore)

Multiple extraction and voice in Toba Batak

11:00-11:15

Break

Voice and A-bar dependency    Chair: Hooi Ling Soh (University of Minnesota)

11:15-11:45

Victoria Chen (University of Hawaii at Manoa)

Philippine-type “voice affix” as A’-agreement marker: Evidence from productive causative

11:45-12:15

Jed Sam Pizarro-Guevara and Matthew Wagers (University of California, Santa Cruz)

The role of voice morphology in processing Tagalog A-bar dependencies

12:15-12:45

Matt Pearson (Reed College)

 Voice and aspectual focus in Malagasy

12:45-14:00

Lunch

Voice and related constructions    Chair: Norvin Richards (MIT)

14:00-14:30

Victoria Chen and Shin Fukuda (University of Hawaii at Manoa)

Re-labeling “ergative”: Evidence from Formosan

14:30-15:00

Yuko Otsuka and Nozomi Tanaka (University of Hawaii at Manoa)

Tagalog oblique relative clauses

15:30-16:00

Mayumi Oiwa (University of Hawaii at Manoa)

Possessor raising in Truku Seediq

16:00-16:15

Break

Nouns and pronouns    Chair: Takuya Miyauchi (TUFS / National Institute for

Japanese Language and Linguistics)

16:15-16:45

Charlotte Hemmings (SOAS, University of London)

Pronouns in Kelabit: Case-marking or clitic status?

16:45-17:15

Elizabeth Pearce (Victoria University of Wellington)

Person marking in three Oceanic languages


  

Satruday, 11 June

09:30-10:30

Plenary talk    Chair: Asako Shiohara (TUFS)

Paul Kroeger (Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics/SIL International)

Descriptive vs. expressive reduplication in Kimaragang and beyond

10:30-10:45

Break

Morphology    Chair: Anthony Jukes (La Trobe University / TUFS)

10:45-11:15

Haowen Jiang (Rice University)

 Subject indexes in Budai Rukai

11:15-11:45

David Medeiros (California State University, Northridge)

The morpho-syntax of Hawaiian valency morphology

11:45-12:15

Jonathan Cheng-Chuen Kuo (Academia Sinica)

Voice marking and manner/result complementarity in Amis

12:15-13:00

Lunch (at University Hall)

13:00-14:30

Poster (at University Hall)

Ed Keenan (University of California, Los Angeles), Ralalaoherivony Baholy (Universite d'Antananarivo), Paul Law (City University of Hong Kong) and Ravaka Julie Razanamampionona (Universite d'Antananarivo)

Intensive Predicate Copying (IPC) in Malagasy

Gakuji Kumagai (Tokyo Metropolitan University)

Recursive Feet and Hidden Phonology: The case of Fijian

Theodore Levin (University of Maryland)

Palauan object-marking: Split-aspect and differential object marking

Shih-Yueh Lin (New York University)

On deriving the copula initial structure in Ulivelivek

Hiroki Nomoto (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies)

Passives and clitic-doubling: A view from Classical Malay

Hajime Ono (Tsuda College), Jungho Kim (Kyoto Women's University), Apay Tang (National Dong Hwa University) and Masatoshi Koizumi (Tohoku University)

VOS preference in Seediq: A sentence comprehension study

Norvin Richards (MIT)

Immobile wh-phrases in Tagalog

Asako Shiohara (ILCAA, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies)

Constituent order in Sumbawa

Shih-Chi Stella Yeh (National Kaohsiung Normal University)

 Quantity-sensitivity in Kazangiljan and Piuma Paiwan

Ellipsis    Chair: Edith Aldridge (University of Washington)

14:30-15:00

Yosuke Sato (National University of Singapore)

An in-situ syntax of sluicing in Indonesian

15:00-15:30

Ting-Chi Wei (National Kaohsiung Normal University)

 Fragment answers in Formosan languages: A typological perspective


Prosody and syntax    Chair: Masashi Furihata (TUFS)

15:30-16:00

Henrison Hsieh (McGill University)

Prosodic indicators of phrase structure in Tagalog transitive sentences

16:00-16:15

Break

Aspect  Chair:Paul Kroeger (Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics

/ SIL International)

16:15-16:45



16:45-17:15

Vera Hohaus (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)

The inchoative aspect in Samoan


Sihwei Chen (University of British Columbia)

Taking about initial stages of events

17:15-17:30

Business meeting    Chair: Matt Pearson (Reed College)

17:30-19:30

Reception (at University Hall)



Sunday, 12 June

09:30-10:30

Plenary talk    Chair: Hiroki Nomoto (TUFS)

Hooi Ling Soh (University of Minnesota)

Evidentiality, modality, focus and presupposition: The case of the discourse particle punya in Colloquial Malay

10:30-10:45

Break

Discourse particles    Chair: Eric McCready (Aoyama Gakuin University)

10:45-11:15



11:15-11:45

Scott AnderBois (Brown University)

A QUD-based account of the discourse particle naman in Tagalog


Jennifer Tan (Spanish National Research Council)

On the modality of Tagalog evidentials



*** AFLA 23 is immediately followed by a "Discourse Particles in East and Southeast Asian Languages" project meeting.  AFLA participants are welcome to join the meeting. ***

 

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