East Coast Syntax Workshop

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what & when

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Oak Hall, Room 338

10:00-10:35 Registration & Breakfast

10:35-10:40 Opening remarks

10:40-11:10 Kimberly Johnson, UMass

Suppletion and Active-Stative Alignment in Creek

11:10-11:40 Hiromune Oda (小田 博宗), UConn

Reconsidering Ne-Cliticization from a perspective of German and Japanese

11:40-12:10 Annemarie van Dooren, UMD

The Georgian modal item unda: Raising versus control

12:10-12:25 Coffee break

12:25-12:55 Nick Huang, UMD

Restructuring control predicates can appear in biclausal configurations: a reply to Cinque and Grano

12:55-13:25 Colin Davis, MIT

Cyclic Linearization and Partial Pied-Piping

13:25-13:55 Zach Stone, UMD

Categorical and model-theoretic properties of syntactic structure

13:55-14:00 Business meeting

14:00-15:00 Lunch (provided)

15:00-15:30 Jyoti Iyer, UMass


15:30-16:00 Shuyan Wang (王 淑艳), UConn

Acquisition of scope assignment in Mandarin Chinese

16:00-16:30 Suzana Fong, MIT

Getting out of finite CP: an analysis of hyper-raising

16:30-16:45 Coffee break

16:45-17:15 Yuyin He (何 雨殷), Harvard

A Glimpse of Mandarin Obligatory Control

17:15-17:45 Yoshiki Fujiwara (藤原 慶樹), UConn

Unifying ellipses in Japanese: a research program on ellipsis

17:45-17:50 Closing remarks

18:15-19:15 Dinner

19:30- Party at 560 On Main


Department of Linguistics

University of Connecticut

Oak Hall, Room 368

365 Fairfield Way, Unit 1145

Storrs, CT 06269-1145

get in touch

email the organizers: pavel.koval@uconn.edu

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