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Papuan Past Tense Presentations, 10 June 2016

Australian National University, Wellsprings

Date: 3 June 2016

When: Friday 10 June, 2pm

Where: Engma Room (5019), HC Coombs Building, ANU


2:00-2:15pm Nick Evans: Opening remarks on Papuan linguistic diversity and who we have on it

2:15-2:25pm Danielle Barth: Issues in the study of Past Tenses in NG Area languages

2:25-2:50pm Beth Evans: Past tense in Nasioi and South Bougainville 

2:50-3:00pm First discussion bracket

3:00-3:30pm Coffee Break

3:30-3:55pm Hannah Sarvasy: Child acquisition of Nungon past tenses

3:55-4:20pm Don Daniels: Change in tense systems in the Sogeram languages

4:20-4:30pm Second discussion bracket

4:30pm Reception

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