4th European Dialect Syntax Meeting

Variation in datives: a micro-comparative perspective

Donostia/San Sebastián, June 21-23, 2010

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Monday, June 21st, 2010

9:00

Registration and Opening Remarks:
Ricardo Etxepare (IKER, CNRS)

Session 1
Chair: Ricardo Etxepare (IKER, CNRS)

9:30-10:30

Invited speaker:
Case in layers
Peter Svenonius (CASTL, Tromsø, Norway)

Coffe Break

Session 2
Chair: Arantzazu Elordieta (UPV/EHU)

10:45-11:20

Non-core datives are merged high

Nora Boneh and Léa Nash (The Hebrew Univ. of Jerusalem / Univ. of Paris VIII)

11:20-11:55

Defective dative le clitic as an event modifier

Ía Navarro (Univ. of Guanajuato, UAB)

Coffe Break

Session 3
Chair: Arantzazu Elordieta (UPV/EHU)

12:10-12:45

Syntactic microvariation: dative constructions
in Greek

Dimitris Michelioudakis and Ioanna Sitaridou
(Univ. of Cambridge)

12:45-13:20

Unifying double agreement and possessor agreement

Doreen Georgi (University of Leipzig) and
Martin Salzmann (University of Zurich)

Lunch

Session 4
Chair: Bernard Oyharçabal (IKER, CNRS)

15:15-16:00

Mesocomparative syntax of perfect doubling

Sjef Barbiers (Meertens Instituut/Utrecht University), Ellen Brandner (University of Konstanz), Olaf Koeneman (University of Amsterdam),
Marika Lekakou (Meertens Instituut), Cecilia Poletto (University of Venice) and
Gerhard Schaden (Université Lille 3/CNRS/Université Nord de France)

16:00-16:45

Mesocomparative syntax of wh-doubling

Sjef Barbiers (Meertens Instituut/Utrecht University), Olaf Koeneman (University of Amsterdam), Marika Lekakou (Meertens Instituut), Nicola Munaro (University of Venice) and Cecilia Poletto (University of Venice)

Coffe Break

Session 5
Chair: Bernard Oyharçabal (IKER, CNRS)

17:00-17:25

Theoretical approaches to Dative Displacement

Milan Rezac and Beatriz Fernández
(Univ. of Paris VIII / UPV/EHU)

17:25-17:50

Tracking variation in datives in north eastern Basque dialects

Ricardo Etxepare (IKER, CNRS)

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

Session 1
Chair: Sjef Barbiers (Meertens Instituut)

9:30-10:30

Invited speaker:
The DP-Internal Origin of Datives

Richard Kayne (New York University)

Coffe Break

Session 2
Chair: Pablo Albizu (UPV/EHU)

10:45-11:20

Three dative-locative syncretisms
across French Varieties

Milan Rezac (Univ. of Paris VIII)

11:20-11:55

Why P

Juan Romero & Javier Ormazabal
(Univ. of Cáceres/UPV/EHU)

Coffe Break

Session 3
Chair: Pablo Albizu (UPV/EHU)

12:10-12:45

Oblique case morphology, syncretism, and gender sensitive syntax in (Swiss) German

Tom Leu (Yale University)

12:45-13:20

Dative/accusative variation and event structure
in Icelandic

Jóhannes Gísli Jónsson (Univ. of Iceland)

Lunch

Session 4
Chair: Bill Haddican (U. of York)

15:15-16:00

Mesocomparative syntax of negative doubling

Theresa Biberauer (University of Cambridge), Cecilia Poletto (University of Venice),
Hedde Zeijlstra (University of Amsterdam)
and Helmut Weiss (University of Frankfurt)

16:00-16:45

Pronominal doubling in Germanic and Romance

Roberta d'Alessandro (Leiden University), Jeroen van Craenenbroeck (Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel) and Marjo van Koppen (Utrecht University)

Coffe Break

Session 5
Chair: Bill Haddican (U. of York)

17:00-17:25

The data we (still) have access to: discussion from a micro-&-macro-variationist perspective

Mélanie Jouitteau (Univ. of Paris VII)

17:25-17:50

Verb-doubling in Basque and Breton

Mélanie Jouitteau and Arantzazu Elordieta
(Univ. of Paris VII / UPV/EHU)

Reception Dinner

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

Session 1
Chair: Marika Lekakou (Meertens Instituut)

9:30-10:30

Invited speaker:
Ideal Speakers and Other Speakers:
The case of dative and some other cases

Höskuldur Þrainsson (Univ. of Iceland)

Coffe Break

Session 2
Chair: Urtzi Etxeberria (IKER, CNRS)

10:45-11:20

Accusative feminine datives

Juan Romero (Univ. of Cáceres)

11:20-11:55

Case in disguise

Einar Freyr Sigurösson and Hlíf Árnadóttir
(Univ. of Iceland)

Coffe Break

Session 3
Chair: Beatriz Fernández (UPV/EHU)

12:10-13:10

Invited speaker:
American Spanish Syntax
in the New Academic Grammar

Ignacio Bosque (Univ. Complutense de Madrid)

13:10-13:30Business Meeting
13:30-13:45Closing Remarks: Sjef Barbiers (Meertens Instituut/Utrecht University)
Lunch