SLE 2016

49th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea

31 August – 3 September 2016

University of Naples Federico II, Naples


Ad hoc categories and their linguistic construction. Typology, diachrony and use. Convenors: Caterina Mauri (University of Pavia) and Andrea Sansò (Insubria University, Como)  PDF

Compounding and Derivation: Interactions in Structure and Interpretation. Convenors: Gianina Iordachioaia (University of Stuttgart) and Martina Werner (Austrian Academy of Sciences)  PDF

Diachronic and functional explanations in linguistic typology. Convenors: Natalia Levshina (Leipzig University), Ilja Seržant (Leipzig University), Susanne Maria Michaelis (Leipzig University & Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History,  Jena) and Karsten Schmidtke-Bode (University of Jena)  PDF

Diachronic Treebanks. Convenors: Hanne Eckhoff (University of Tromsø, Norway); Silvia Luraghi (Università di Pavia, Italy) and Marco Passarotti (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy)  PDF

Emergence and Evolution of Complex Adpositions in European Languages. Convenors: Benjamin Fagard (Lattice, CNRS, ENS & Université de Paris 3), José Pinto de Lima (Universidade de Lisboa), Elena Smirnova (Universität Hannover) and Dejan Stosic (Université de Toulouse 2)  PDF

Formal Approaches to Romance Microvariation (FARM). Convenors: Roberta D’Alessandro (University of Leiden); Ángel J. Gallego (Autonomous University of Barcelona) and Diego Pescarini (University of Zurich)  PDF

Language contact in the territory of the former Soviet Union. Convenors: Diana Forker (University of Bamberg) and Lenore A. Grenoble (University of Chicago) PDF

Light verb constructions as complex verbs. Features, typology and function. Convenors: Raffaele Simone, Lunella Mereu, Anna Pompei and Valentina Piunno (Roma Tre University) PDF

Middle and Early New Indo-Aryan: a crucial period for linguistic development?. Convenors: Krzysztof Stroński and Saartje Verbeke PDF

Negation at the syntax, semantics and pragmatics interfaces: theoretical, empirical and experimental approaches. Convenors: Jacques Moeschler, Joanna Blochowiak and Cristina Grisot (Department of Linguistics, University of Geneva) PDF

Notions of 'feature' in linguistic theory: cross-theoretical and cross-linguistic perspectives. Convenors: Lars Hellan, Andrej Malchukov, Ian Roberts and Michela Cennamo PDF

Paradigms in word-formation: new perspectives on data description and modeling. Nabil Hathout (Université de Toulouse & CLLE) and Fiammetta Namer (Université de Lorraine & ATILF) PDF

Perspective-indexing constructions: irregular perspective shifts and perspective persistence. Convenors: Caroline Gentens (University of Leuven), María Sol Sansiñena (University of Leuven & University of Ghent), Stef Spronck (University of Leuven) and An Van linden (Catholic University of Louvain) PDF

Propositions vs. States-of-Affairs. Convenors: Kasper Boye and Marie-Louise Lind Sørensen (Copenhagen) PDF

Similarities and differences between inflectional and derivational paradigms: individual languages and beyond. Convenors: Lívia Körtvélyessy and Pavol Štekauer (P.J. Šafárik University, Košice, Slovakia) PDF

The crosslinguistic diversity of antipassives: function, meaning and structure. Convenors: Katarzyna Janic (Laboratory Dynamique du Langage: Université Lyon 2 / CNRS) and Alena Witzlack-Makarevich (University of Kiel) PDF

The language of the first farmers. Convenors: Martine Robbeets  (MPI Jena) PDF

The profile of event delimitation. Convenors: Lucia. M. Tovena (Université Paris VII) and  Marta Donazzan (University of Cologne) PDF

The rise of complementizers and their relation to subjunctive mood and (ir)realist distinctions. Convenors: Björn Wiemer (JGU Mainz), Jasmina Grković-Major (U Novi Sad) and Björn Hansen (U Regensburg) PDF

Towards a Typology of Olfactory Expressions. Convenors: Przemysław Staniewski (University of Wrocław), Malika Reetz (University of Potsdam) and Łukasz Jędrzejowski (University of Potsdam) PDF

Typology of Uralic Languages: Towards Better Comparability. Convenors: Gerson Klumpp (University of Tartu), Lidia Federica Mazzitelli (University of Bremen) and Fedor Rozhanskiy (University of Tartu) PDF