Program

Preliminary program!

Tuesday (26.06.):  warming up (Brigantinus beer garden: )

Wed June 27 (V1001)

9:00 – 9:30 Registration (V1002)
9:30 – 9:45 Welcome
9:45 – 10:45 Invited talk by Andrew Koontz-Garboden
Mixed subcomparatives and the lexical semantics of property concept nouns and adjectives
10:45 – 11:10 Coffee break
11:10 – 11:50 Degrees and scales of Kunbarlang (Ivan Kapitonov)
slides
11:50 – 12:30 Deriving the ‘the ninimum’from ‘equivalence’ (I-Ta Chris Hsieh)
handout
12:30 – 13:45 Lunch (Mensa)
13:45 – 14:25 Clausal determiners in Akan (Kwa) (Carla Bombi, Mira Grubic, Agata Renans and Reginald Duah)
14:25 – 15:05 The scalar semantics of the Vietnamese sentence- final particle co (Anne Nguyen)
15:05 – 15:45 The typology of anaphor agreement effect (Gurujegan Murugesan)
handout
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee break
16:15 – 17:15 Invited talk by Jozina Vander Klok
On semantic fieldwork, language-internal evidence, and the
interaction of modality and temporality
slides
Dinner on your own

Thursday June 28 (V1001):

9:30 – 10:10 A Fringe Case of Perfect from Mee (Christine Marquardt, Marie-Luise Schwarzer and Sören E. Tebay)
handout slides
10:10 – 10:50 The semantics of perfect in Nafsan (Ana Krajinovic)
slides
10:50 – 11:10 Coffee break
11:10 – 11:50 Iterative-Reciprocal Polysemy in Logoori (John Gluckman)
handout
11:50 – 12:30  Vietnamese anaphora: Binding principles & the lack thereof (Rudmila-Rodica Ivan and Thuy Bui)
12:30 – 13:45 Lunch (Mensa)
13:45 – 14:25 An aspectual proposal for evidentiality (Margit Bowler)
handout
14:25 – 15:05 The (event) semantics of Serial Verb Constructions in Igbo (Malte Zimmermann and Mary Amaechi)
15:05 – 16:15 Posters/Coffee
16:15 – 17:15 Invited talk by Claire Halpert
How to be an embedded clause: lessons from Bantu
handout
Conference dinner (Rambagh Palace, )

Friday June 29 (V1001):

9:30 – 10:10 Q-Verbs in Samoan at the Syntax-Semantics Interface (Vera Hohaus)
10:10 – 10:50 Honorifics and Speaker Presupposition: The Case of Feminine Honorifics in Thai (Upsorn Tawilapakul)
slides
10:50 – 11:10 Coffee break
11:10 – 12:10 Invited talk by Rajesh Bhatt
Deconstructing Correlatives: Individuals and Properties — the case
of Georgian ‘rom’ relatives (joint work with Léa Nash)
handout
12:10 – 12:40 Business meeting

Friday afternoon activity to be announced

 

Poster:

1. Zahra Mirrazi and Rudmila-Rodica Ivan
Farsi Fake Indexicals: Reconciling Kratzer (2009) and Wurmbrand (2017)
2. Abigail Anne Bimpeh
Default De Se: Logophoric pronoun in Ewe
3. Sarath Chandran Manthodi and Rahul Balusu
The Polar Question particle -aa in Alternative and Y/N Questions in Malayalam dialects
4. Miriam Butt, Ashwini Deo, Saira Bano
Verbs of Achievement and Tense Paradigms in Hazaragi poster
5. Stefanie Müller
On the status of negative markers and indefinites in Gã poster

A printable version of the program can be found here!

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