NINJAL Colloquia and Lecture Meetings (2010)

NINJAL Colloquia

Date Speaker Title
14thTuesday, March 29, 2011
Time: 15:30-17:30
Jeff SIEGEL
(The University of New England)
"Why Is It So Hard to Learn a Second Dialect? The Case of Australian English"
[Cancelled]
13thTuesday, February 15, 2011
Time: 15:30-17:30
Wesley JACOBSEN
(Harvard University)
"On the Interface Between Time and Modality in Japanese Conditionals: In Search of the Semantic Roots of 'Hypothetical' Meaning"
12thTuesday, January 18, 2011
Time: 15:30-17:30
John WHITMAN
(Cornell University)
"Degrammaticalization from the Standpoint of Syntactic Theory:
With a Focus on Keredomo in Japanese"
11thTuesday, December 21, 2010
Time: 10:00-12:00
Wayne LAWRENCE
(University of Auckland)
"On the Reconstruction of the Proto Northern Ryukyuan Tonal System"
10thTuesday, November 16, 2010
Time: 15:00-17:00
Peter HOOK
(University of Michigan)
"Complex Predicates in Hindi-Urdu
9thTuesday, October 19, 2010
Time: 15:00-17:00
Armin MESTER
(University of California, Santa Cruz)
"The Loanword Debate in German and Japanese: A Linguistic Perspective"
8thFriday, September 24, 2010
Time: 13:30-16:45
Robin LICKLEY
(Queen Margaret University)
"Issues in the Production and Perception of Disfluent Speech"
Dale BARR
(University of Glasgow)
"Mutual Understanding and the Paradox of Egocentrism in Communication"
7thThursday, July 8, 2010
Time: 16:00-18:00
PARK Jin-ho
(Seoul National University)
"Structurization of Korean Kugyol Materials from a Computational Point of View"
6thTuesday, June 8, 2010
Time: 16:00-18:00
MINAMI Masahiko
(San Francisco State University)
"Cohesion and Coherence in Narrative Discourse: How to Evaluate Stories Told by English-Japanese Bilingual Children"
5thFriday, May 21, 2010
Time: 16:00-18:00
SHIMOJI Michinori
(Gunma Prefectural Women's University)
"The Importance of Transcribed Texts in Syntactic Description: The Case of Irabu Ryukyuan"
4thSaturday, May 8, 2010
Time: 14:00-16:00
Andrej MALCHUKOV
(Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology)
"Cross-linguistically Rare Patterns of Case-marking and Their Theoretical Implications"
3rdFriday, March 19, 2010
Time: 16:00-18:00
SHIBATANI Masayoshi
(Rice University)
"What Connects Theoretical Studies and Dialect Studies?: The Function and Development of Nominalization Particles"
2ndMonday, February 22, 2010
Time: 16:00-18:00
ITO Junko
(University of California, Santa Cruz)
"Parsing Constraints and the Prosodic Hierarchy"
1stFriday, December 4, 2009
Time: 16:00-18:00
KITA Sotaro
(University of Birmingham)
"Why Does Language Express Information Linearly?: Insight from Nicaraguan Sign Language and Children's Gestures"