The main colloquium will take place in room 028 of the Lipsius Building.

Wednesday, 15 March 2017

9.00-10.00 Daniel Harbour
Queen Mary University of London
Feature economy and the Kiowa-Tanoan continuum
10.00-11.00 Laura Kalin
Princeton University
Nominal licensing is driven by valued (phi-) features
11.00-11.30 COFFEE/TEA
11.30-12.30 Adrian Stegovec
University of Connecticut
Two’s company, three’s a crowd -Strength implications in syntactic person restrictions
12.30-13.30 LUNCH
13.30-14.30 Beata Moskal
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt
Evidence for privative persons clusivity-driven suppletion
14.30-15.30 Paula Fenger
University of Connecticut
Multiple agreeing persons is not that special: restrictions on person portmanteaux
15.30-16.00 COFFEE/TEA
16.00-17.00 Ksenia Bogomolets, Paula Fenger, Adrian Stegovec
University of Connecticut
Unifying V-C movement in Algonquian and Germanic – A view from the outliers
17.30-18.30 DRINKS and WELCOME at the City Hall

 

Thursday, 16 March 2017

9.00-10.00 Coppe van Urk
Queen Mary University of London
Mixed chains and phase impenetrability in Dinka
10.00-11.00 1Vina Tsakali, 1Elena Anagnostopoulou, 2Artemis Alexiadou   
1University of Crete, 2Humboldt University, Berlin & Leibniz ZAS
A new pattern of CP transparency: implications for the analysis of Backward Control
11.00-11.30 COFFEE/TEA
11.30-12.30 Ethan Poole
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Movement of properties and properties of movement
12.30-14.00 POSTER SESSION I / LUNCH
14.00-15.00 Michael Yoshitaka Erlewine 
National University of Singapore
Extraction and licensing in Toba Batak
15.00-16.00 James Griffiths
University of Konstanz
Beyond MaxElide: A′-extraction from ellipsis sites
16.00-16.30 COFFEE/TEA
16.30-17.30 Ezer Rasin
MIT
The stress-encapsulation universal and phonological modularity
17.30-18.30 Hagit Borer (Invited Speaker)
Queen Mary University of London
T.B.A.
18.30-19.30 BUSINESS MEETING
19.30— CONFERENCE DINNER


Friday, 17 March 2017

9.00-10.00 Vadim Kimmelman, Roland Pfau, Enoch Aboh
University of Amsterdam
Event coordination in Russian Sign Language classifier predicates
10.00-11.00 1Roland Pfau, 2Martin Salzmann, 3Markus Steinbach 
1University of Amsterdam, 2Universität Leipzig, 3Universität Göttingen
Sign language agreement – common ingredients, but unusual recipe
11.00-11.30 COFFEE/TEA
11.30-12.30 Philip Weisser
University of Leipzig
On the Symmetry of Case in Conjunction
12.30-14.00 POSTER SESSION II / LUNCH
14.00-15.00 Nico Baier
UC Berkeley
Unifying Anti-Agreement and Wh-Agreement
15.00-16.00 Doreen Georgi
University of Potsdam
Harmonic Agreement
16.00-16.30 COFFEE/TEA
16.30-17.30 Peter Hallman, Maris Camilleri
University of Vienna
Existential and Universal Perfect in Arabic
17.30-18.30 1Anton Karl Ingason, 2Einar Freyr Sigurdsson, 3Jim Wood
1University of Iceland, 2UPenn, 3Yale
Late Transfer of Idioms