Calendar of meetings for McSIRG

FALL 2010 & WINTER 2011

Meeting times: Friday 3 p.m. Room 117 (unless specified otherwise)

Tuesday, April 26, at 2:30 room 117

Reading group meeting: discussion of David Embick's (2010) monograph Localism versus Globalism in Morphology and Phonology chapter 3

Friday March 25, 3 p.m. room 117

     Natalia Fitzgibbons, Concordia University. The High Low  abstract.pdf

Friday March 11, 3 p.m. room 117

    Heather Newell. Discussion of David Embick's (2010) monograph Localism versus Globalism in Morphology and Phonology

Tuesday, December 7, 3 p.m., room 117

    Keir Moulton: The Nominalization of Clause-taking Verbs

Friday, November 26

    Glyne Piggott & Lisa Travis: Adjuncts within words and complex heads

Tuesday, November 9

    This week's presentation is moved to a later day (tba).
    Friday there is a colloquium.

Friday, October 29

    Máire Noonan: Old Irish absolute inflection: movement to C or lowering? Readings: Carnie, Harley & Pyatt (2000) VSO Order as Raising Out of IP? Some Evidence from Old Irish., and Adger (2006) Post-Syntactic Movement and the Old Irish Verb. NLLT 24:605–654

Friday, October 22

    (LF-axis) No meeting.

Tuesday, October 12, 11:30 a.m., room 117

Friday, October 8

Tuesday, September 28 11:30 a.m., room 117

    Tanya Slavin (U of T/McGill): Phonological and syntactic evidence for stem structure in Oji-Cree

Friday, September 24

    Bernhard Schwarz: For-phrases and derived scales

Tuesday, September 21, 12:55-2:25, room 117

    Kie Zuraw (UCLA): When syntactic and phonological conditioning collide: some predictions and data on patterns of variation.

Friday, September 17, 3:30 p.m. -- Education, room 216

Friday Sept 17, 9:30-12:30,room 117 (tentative time)


    Alexandra Simonenko
    Disharmonic morpheme order and phases in Scandinavian DP
    Keir Moulton
    Big Problems with Small Clauses
    Eva Dobler
    Challenged by too many possessions

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