Conference on Morphosyntactic Parameters: Update

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

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

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

13.25 -14.00

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

14.00-15.00 Dinner

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

16.05-16.10 Coffee-break

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

17.45-17.50 Coffee-break

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

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