FishFeed

The purpose of FishFeed is to (i) discuss each other’s work and (ii) discuss research papers of interest and relevance to the group, especially those related to ongoing projects and our overlapping research concerns. 
 

Schedule and Readings Autumn 2020

This term’s meetings will be held every Tuesday at 14.15-16.00 on Zoom* 

September 1st : Organisational Meeting
September 8th : Peter Svenonius on Spans
September 15th : Gillian Ramchand on Truthmaker semantics
September 22nd : Charlotte Sant (joint work with Mike Putnam)(abstract)
September 29th : Peter Svenonius on Stem Alternations in the Passive in Sierra Miwok (joint work with Patrik Bye)
October 6th :  Høstferie (no FishFeeed)
October 27th  : Øystein Vangsnes (Comp-trace effects)
November 3rd :   no meeting
November 10th : no meeting
November 17th  : Maud Westendorp leads a discussion of word order in embedded clauses and stylistic fronting in Icelandic Recommended readings: Angantýsson (2017) and Wood (2011)
November 24th : Klaus von Heusinger on indefinite demonstratives
December 1st : Dave Kush on the processing of cataphoric pronouns 

* We have chosen to conduct all Fishfeed talks of the semester  virtually. A link to the event will be distributed to the Fishfeed mailing list ahead of the talk. Should you not be on the mailing list, but would like to attend, please contact Gillian or the week’s speaker.


Schedule and Readings Spring 2020

January 24th : organisational meeting
January 31st : Bjorkman & Zeijlstra (2019) Checking up on (ϕ-) agree
February 7th: Sergey Minor: Russian aspect as a syntactic feature
February 14thJade Sandstedt: Bantu harmony locality is autosegmental (abstract)
February 21st : Semra Kizilkaya (U of Köln)  Nominal and verbal aspects of Turkish Differential Object Marking
February 28th : Craig Sailor: Are syntax and semantics modality-blind? Testing Esipova’s Conjecture with ellipsis (abstract)
March 6th : Natalia Mitrofanova: The processing of grammatical case in Russian and German (abstract)
March 13th : Cancelled due to university closure
March 20th : Cancelled due to university closure
March 27th : Cancelled due to university closure
April 3rd: GLOW (virtual conference)
April 10th : Easter
April 17th : Cancelled due to university closure
April 24th : Cancelled due to university closure
May 1st : May Day
May 8th : Catch-up and Organisational Meeting to Plan for the Time ahead (online) *
May 15thAntonio Fábregas: Ways of Encoding  the Definiteness Effect (online) *
May 22nd : Natalia Jardón: the Perfect in Eonavian Spanish ( abstractonline) *
May 29th : Eirini Apostolopoulou: Long-Distance Metathesis in Romance languages and Italo-Greek dialects (abstractonline)*
June 5th : Presentation from 3 Applicants for MSCA Fellowships (schedule, online, NB meeting starts at: 14.00)
June 12th : Semester Wrap-up (online)*

* All remaining Fishfeed talks of the semester will be conducted virtually on Zoom. A link to the event will be distributed to the Fishfeed mailing list ahead of the talk. Should you not be on the mailing list, but would like to attend, please contact Gillian or the week’s speaker.

Please note that due to scheduling on Zoom, the start time of the talks has been moved to 12.00 instead of 12.15!

 

Find the schedule for previous terms here

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