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Workshop on Universals in Focus, Background and Givenness Marking

Organisation / Contact:

Daniel Hole (B6, B8), Arndt Riester (A6)
Sonderforschungsbereich 732, Universität Stuttgart

Program

Monday, 18.01. (Azenbergstr. 12)

10-11
room 12.21
Malte Zimmermann (Potsdam) * Salient situations: A semantic reanalysis of RELative marking in Hausa (Chadic)
11-12
room 12.21
Yvonne Viesel (Konstanz) * Discourse structure and syntactic embedding: The German discourse particle 'ja'
12-14 lunch
14-15
room 12.02
Daniel Hole (Stuttgart) * Syntacticizing scalarity and evaluation with 'only' across languages
15-17
room 12.02
Daniel Büring (Wien) * Unalternative Semantics Part I: How to eliminate F-markers, allow ornamental accents and battle over-focussing

 

Papers by Daniel Büring:

Tuesday, 19.01. (KII, Keplerstr. 17, room 1.036)

9-11 Daniel Büring (Wien) * Unalternative Semantics Part II: Second Occurrence Focus, convertibles, double focussing, and some cross-linguistic perspectives
11-12 Arndt Riester (Stuttgart) * Universal analysis of QUDs, information structure and discourse structure

 

Venue (day 1)

Universität Stuttgart, Azenbergstr. 12 (former IMS building)