Plenary sessions

Tuesday 12 December

9.30am Greenberg Award Plenary: Towards a typology of participles (Ksenia Shagal)

4.30pm Dan Dediu Plenary Lecture: Variation is not noise

Wednesday 13 December

9.00am-10.30am Plenary Panel: Issues in morphosyntatic typolgy 

[(Session Chair Masha Koptjevskaja-Tamm)] featuring Rachel Nordlinger (University of Melbourne), Jean-Christophe Verstraete (University of Leuven) and Hilary Chappell (L'Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales-Centre de Recherches Linguistiques sur l'Asie Orientale)

Thursday 14 December

11.00am-12.30pm Gabelentz Award: Descending from the mountain of tongues (Diana Forker)

1.30pm-2.30pm Plenary Panel: Comparability 

[(Session Chair Nick Evans)] featuring Greville Corbett (University of Surrey), Ulrike Zeshan (University of Central Lancashire), Lindell Bromham (Australian National University) and Kim Sterelny (Australian National University)

  • Australian Government
  • The University of Queensland
  • Australian National University
  • The University of Melbourne
  • Western Sydney University