PROGRAM

Thursday, 3 November

8:50 – 9:00

Opening remarks

 

Danniel CARVALHO & Roberta DE OLIVEIRA

Universidade Federal de Alagoas & Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

9:00 – 9:30

Language Contact and Microvariation in the domain of Nominal Determination: The Expression of Indefiniteness in Piacentine and Ferrarese dialects

 

Luca MOLINARI & Cristina PROCENTESE

University of Warsaw/Ca’ Foscari University of Venice

 & Ca’ Foscari University of Venice

9:30 – 10:00 

On collectives with numerals

Marcel DEN DIKKEN & Éva DÉKÁNY

Hungarian Research Centre for Linguistics & Eötvös University

10:00 – 10:30

The grammaticalization of ‘one’ as an indefinite determiner. What can Bulgarian tell us?

 

Luca MOLINARI

University of Warsaw/Ca’ Foscari University of Venice

10:30 – 11:00

Q&A

11:00 – 12:00

Conferência/Invited Talk 1

What do you have to spell out if you lost number marking on nouns? A comparative view on Romance indefinite determiners

 

Elisabeth STARK

University of Zurich

CANCELED

12:00 – 13:30

Almoço/Lunch

13:30 – 14:00

On the articulation degree of ho, hē, tó in the Homeric poems 

 

Silvia ZAMPETTA

University of Bologna

14:00 – 14:30

The assertive existential non-standard 1sg

Sophia BURNETT

Agora Research Centre/CY Cergy Université

14:30 – 15:00

Why PRO exists

 

Deniz SATIK

Harvard University

15:00 – 15:30

Q&A

15:30 – 16:30

Conferência/Invited Talk 2

Determining (away) indexical shift

 

Sandhya SUNDARESAN

Stony Brook University

Friday, 4 November

8:50 – 9:00

Accreditation

9:00 – 10:00

Conferência/Invited Talk 3

Equative presuppositions. A new theory for binominals in Spanish and Romance

 

Andrés SAAB

Instituto de Investigaciones Filosóficas-SADAF

10:00 – 10:30 

Coffee-break

11:00 – 11:30

Indefinite objects in Brazilian Portuguese: evidence for number neutrality and semantic incorporation

 

Albert WALL & David Paul GERARDS

University of Vienna & University of Leipzig

11:30 – 12:00

Q&A

12:00 – 14:00

Almoço/Lunch

14:30 – 15:00

Demonstratives as heads (in some languages)

 

Maria KOUNELI

Universität Leipzig

15:00 – 15:30

Q&A

15:30 – 16:00 

Coffee-break

16:00 – 17:00

Conferência/Invited Talk 3

Demonstratives as sources for turn-holding devices: the case of Spanish este

 

Rosa VALLEJOS

The University of New Mexico