(Coming Soon) Lectures on Recent Developments in Pragmatics

Lectures by Prof. Kjell Johan Sæbø (UiO and UiT) Monday 19thNovember 1015-1200  in E 1004 Recent developments in formal pragmatics, I and II: Optimality theory and the Grammatical theory, part 1  Tuesday 20thNovember 1215-1400 in B1003 Recent developments in formal pragmatics, II and III: The Grammatical theory, part 2, and Game and Decision theory  Wednesday 21stNovember 1015-1200 Read More

FishFeed Oct 2: talk by Miriam Butt on Case and Event Structure

Time & room details here. Abstract This talk is based  on data from Indo-Aryan, which has a historical record of several thousand years.  In Indo-Aryan the original case system was lost, but a new one was innovated from around 1100 CE on. The new case markers were drawn mainly from spatial terms, but were integrated into a system that bears Read More

CASTLFish in Iceland!

Yippee! CASTLFish starts the term off with a bang with three of our members giving talks at the Nordic dialect linguistics meeting in Reykjavik, Iceland!  Check out the programme here. Maud Westendorp: Information structure and morphological complexity in the wh-questions of three Norwegian dialects Ida Larsson & Björn Lundquist: Nordisk ordföljdsdatabas Eirik Tengesdal, Björn Lundquist & Read More