Workshop

Morphology-syntax Interface: afternoon sessions 10 July

Lunch: 12:30-14:00: 4 papers (30 minutes), 1 paper (45 or 1 hour)

WORKSHOP

Syntax and Morphology Interface in LFG

When: 10 July 2019

Where: Hedley Bull, Lecture Room 1

The purpose of the workshop is to bring together fieldwork-based research in the morphology of underdocumented languages and the cutting-edge theoretical research in LFG.

Program

14.00 - 15.00        

Invited Talk

Louisa Sadler

Agreement target with multiple controllers: a feature sharing approach

15.00 - 15.30

Talk 1

Miriam Butt, Saira Bano and Ashwini Deo

Achievement Predicates and Tense Paradigms in Hazaragi

15.30 - 16.00

Break 

16.00 - 16.30

Talk 2

James Gray and Tina Gregor

Syncretism patterns in Yelmek verbal suppletion

16.30 - 17.00

Talk 3

Avery Andrews

Incremental Morphology in LFG

17.00 - 17.15

Speed Talks

Jacqueline Battin

An LFG account of case in Nyiyaparli

Li-Chen Yeh

The mismatch between morphological symmetricality and syntactic ergativity in Pazeh

17.15 - 17.30

Jane Simpson

Discussion and warp-up

17.30 Closing
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