Programme (workshop II)

Main organisers: Henriëtte de Swart & Rick Nouwen

Date: 14 March 2017
Location: Matthias de Vrieshof 2, room 004*

*Please note that you will need to register beforehand in the main entrance of the Lipsius building, where you will also receive your conference folders. The registration desk is open from 8.30 – 9.00.

9.00-9.30 COFFEE
9.30-10.15 Chiara Gianollo
University of Bologna
Correlative negation at the interfaces and in diachrony: syntax, semantics and pragmatics of Latin ‘nec’
10.15-11.00 Hsin-Lun Huang
Post-verbal non-referential NPs in Mandarin: A case of Pseudo-Incorporation
11.00-11.30 COFFEE BREAK
11.30-12.15 Yimei Xiang
Harvard University
Composing questions: A hybrid categorial approach
12.15-13.00 Matthijs Westera
University of Amsterdam
A unifying understanding of RFR, topics and non-at-issue meaning
13.00-14.15 LUNCH
14.15-15.00 Julie Goncharov & Monica Irimia
Hebrew University of Jerusalem & University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Modal comparatives: a cross-linguistic picture
15.00-16.00 POSTER SESSION
16.00-17.00 Invited speaker: Maribel Romero
University of Konstanz
Composing Not-at-issue Meaning: German Discourse Particles in Questions
17.00-17.30 DISCUSSION
Chair: Henriëtte de Swart & Rick Nouwen