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Nominalizations Workshop

University College 224A

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*Registration is free, but please pre-register by May 22, so that we know how many will attend (for coffee breaks and food).

Program

8.30-9.15

Registration and Coffee


9.15-9.30

Opening Remarks


9.30-10.10

Lisa Travis (McGill)
Nominals as a probe into argument structure and event structure


10.10-10.50

Keir Moulton (UCLA)
Nominalizing Clause-takers and Relativizing Clauses


10.50-11.20

Break


11.20-12.00

Alana Johns (University of Toronto)
Off-line morphology: Word-internal nominalization in Inuktitut


12.00-12.40

Eric Mathieu (University of Ottawa)
Nominalization versus denominalization in Ojibwe


12.40-2.00

Lunch


2.00-2.40

Martina Wiltschko (UBC)
Patterns of Nominalizations in Blackfoot


2.40-3.20

Elizabeth Ritter (University of Calgary)
Nominalization, argument structure inheritance and the count/mass distinction


3.20-4.00

Heather Bliss (UBC)
Space and time in clausal nominalizations


4.00-4.30

Break


4.30-5.10

Jila Ghomeshi (University of Manitoba)
Verbal nouns and word order


5.10-5.50

Olga Kharytonava (University of Western Ontario)
Nominalization in Turkish: Noun Compounds



8.30-9.00

Registration and Coffee


9.00-9.40

Diane Massam (University of Toronto)
Nominalization in an ergative language


9.40-10.20

Solveiga Armoskaite (Carleton University)
Animacy and gender as derivational devices


10.20-10.50

Break


10.50-11.30

Andrea Wilhelm (University of Victoria)
Nominalization as modification


11.30-12.10

Leslie Saxon (University of Victoria)
The phonetics of nominalization in Tłįchǫ


12.10-12.50

Rose Marie Déchaine (UBC)
Shona nominalization strategies


12.50-1.00

Closing Remarks


1.00-2.30

Lunch


 

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