The conference ‘Typology of Morphosyntactic Parameters’ organized by my colleagues Sergey Traytak http://www.mggu-sh.ru/rektorat/traitak-sergei-dmitrievich , Peter Arkadiev and me will take place at my university, Sholokhov Moscow state university for the humanities (MSUH) http://www.mggu-sh.ru/trails/actions/28-10-11/tipologiya-morfosintaksicheskikh-parametrov on December 5, 2011, in our main building, located at Verhnyaya Radisjevskaya str. 16-18, Moscow, 250 meters from the metro station ‘Taganskaya’ (circle line).
The conference program (in English) is below. The updated Russian text of the program is here: programma_30_ru
MSUH, 5 December 2011 Verhnyaya Radisjevskaya street 16-18
TYPOLOGY OF MORPHOSYNTACTIC PARAMETERS
Room 200 (first floor = Rus. vtoroj etazh)
10.30-11.00 Opening of the conference.
Address of MSUH vice-cancellor, professor Sergey Traytak
Workshop I: Russian and general grammar. Chair: Anton Zimmerling
11.00 – 11.35 Yakov Testelets (Russian university for the humanities/Institute of linguistics)
Ellipsis in Russian: theory versus description Testelets_TypMophParam_handout_2011
11.35-12.10 Ekaterina Lyutikova (Moscow State University)
On two types of inversion in Russian noun phrases Lyutikova_Inversion
12.10-12.45 Alexander Letuchiy (Institute of Russian language/High School of Economy)
Systems of actant derivation: towards a typology
12.45 -12.50 Coffee-break
Workshop II: Polypredicativity and raising constructions. Chair: Yakov Testelets.
12.50-13.25 Peter Arkadiev (Institute of Slavic studies/Russian university for the humanities)
Non-canonical argument marking in Lithuanian participle clauses: typology and diachrony h_case_lith_mggu2011_2p
Natalia Serdobolskaya (Russian state university for the humanities)
Raising vs clause union: syntactic criteria for diagnosing two types of constructions Krugl stol clause union hd
Workshop III: Typology of relative clauses. Chair: Leonid Iomdin (Institute for Information Transmission Problems of the Russian Academy of Sciences)
15.00-15.35. Yuri Lander (Institute of oriental studies)
On the degree of integration of the semantic head in relatives: a syntactic parameter h_11relheads-mggu
15.35-16.05 Natalia Pimenova (Moscow state pedagogical university/MSUH)
Two evolution lines in relativization: Old High German vs Old Saxon
Workshop IV: Problems of clitic typology in synchrony and diachrony. Chair: Peter Arkadiev.
16.10-16.35 Anton Zimmerling (MSUH/Russian university for the humanities)
Typology of languages with clitic clusters AZ_TC_handout
16.35-17.10 Andrei Sidelcev (Institute of linguistics)
Towards the diachronic typology of clitic doubling: Hittite data Sideltsev_handout
17.10-17.45 Oleg Belyaev (Institute of linguistics)
Clitic climbing from subordinate clauses in Ossetic handout_Belyaev
Workshop V: Miscellanious problems of linguistic typology. Chair: Natalya Serdobolskaya.
17.50-18.25. Elena Rudnitskaya (Institute of oriental studies)
Morphosyntax of the numeral expression with a classifier in Korean Rudnitskaya_Classifier_handout1
18.25-19.00 Dmitry Gerasimov (Institute for linguistic research, Saint-Petersburg)
Argument encoding in Paraguayan Guarani ditransitives: A typological perspective mggu_gerasimov_2011
19.00 End of the conference