Program

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Thursday, April 12th
19.00
Warming up: Quchnia, Markgrafenstraße 35

Venue: Room 403, ZAS, Schützenstr. 18, 10117 Berlin

Friday, April 13th

09.45 – 10.00
Introduction

10.00 – 11.00
Marga Reis (U Tübingen)
Adverbial V2-clauses? On some over- and underdiscussed V2 phenomena in German

11.00 – 11.20 Coffee break

11.20 – 12.00
Susanne Wurmbrand (U of Connecticut)
The timing of Merge: Deriving certain clause-linking mismatches

12.00 – 12.40
Liliane Haegeman & Rachel Nye (U Gent)
Declarative how: factivity, referentiality and D-linking

12.40 – 14.00 Lunch             

14.00 – 14.40
Kerstin Schwabe, Łukasz Jędrzejowski & Elisa Kellner (ZAS)
A cross-linguistic perspective on complement-like 'if'-clauses

14.40 – 15.20
Marlies Kluck (U Groningen)
Amalgams as anchored parentheticals

15.20 – 16.00
Ulrike Demske (U Potsdam)
On the rise of mismatches in clause linkage patterns of German

16.00 – 16.30 Coffee break  

16.30 – 17.10
André Meinunger (ZAS)
Some speculations on the presuppositions of desiderative predicates

17.10 – 18.10
Cathrine Fabricius Hansen (U Oslo)
Absolute integration? Mismatches with absolutes, depictives, and related constructions

19.30 Conference dinner: "Trattoria Peretti", Friedrichstr. 113

Saturday, April 14th

10.00 – 11.00
Shinichiro Ishihara (U Frankfurt)
On the clause-mate condition in Japanese: Implicit prosody and argument structure parsing

11.00 – 11.20 Coffee break

11.20 – 12.00
Laura Downing, Marleen van de Vate & Tonjes Veenstra (ZAS)
Embedded questions in Tumbuka

12.00 – 12.40
Guliz Gunes (U Groningen)
Information structure, prosodic domains and parenthesis: A case study in Turkish

12.40 – 14.00 Lunch              

14.00 – 14.40
Dennis Pauly (U Potsdam)
Prospective um-clauses as syntactically unintegrated clauses

14.40 – 15.20
Peter Herbeck (U Wuppertal)
Are infinitival complements uniformly Cdef? Evidence from Spanish

15.20 – 16.00
Werner Frey & Hubert Truckenbrodt (ZAS)
Inside vs. outside of the clause: matches between syntax and prosody

16.00 – 16.30 Coffee break 

16.30 – 17.10
Anie Thomson (UC Santa Cruz)
Referring to adverbials: Adverbial extraposition without movement

 

Note: Maria Polinsky had to cancel her talk.