Formal Approaches to Creole Studies 4 (FACS-4)

FACS-4 : Formal Approaches to Creole Studies 4

Salle de conférences, CNRS Pouchet (plan d’accès / map) 59 rue Pouchet, 75017 Paris
Métro : Brochant or Guy Môquet (ligne 13)

Conférenciers invités :

Jeudi 6 novembre / Thur 6 Nov 2014
9:30-10:30 Conférencière invitée / invited speaker
Dany Adone (U. Cologne, Charles Darwin University, and Australian National University, Australia)
On Acquiring a Creole Language as a First Language
10:30-11:00 coffee
11:00-11:40 Viviane Deprez (L2C2, Rutgers)
Negative Concord and Expletive negation in French Lexifier creoles : A comparative outlook
11:40- 12:20 Tamirand De Lisser & Stephanie Durrleman (University of Geneva)
The acquisition of the aspectual zone in Jamaican Creole
12:20-14:00 Déjeuner / lunch
14:00-15:00 Conférencière invitée / invited speaker
Anne Zribi-Hertz (UMR 7023, Paris-8 & CNRS) (travail joint avec Herby Glaude, Faculté de Linguistique Appliquée, Port-au-Prince)
From "cognateness" to "reduplication" : a syntactic approach to verb reiteration in Haitian Creole
15-15:40 Sandro Sessarego (University of Texas at Austin ) & Javier Gutiérrez-Rexach (The Ohio State University)
Bare Nouns, Plurality and (In)-definiteness in Afro Hispanic Creoles
15:40-16:20 Marlyse Baptista & Rachel Bayer (University of Michigan)
Licensing Argument Drop in Cape Verdean Creole
16:20-16:40 coffee
16:40 - 17:20 Simon Petitjean (LIFO, Université d’Orléans) & Emmanuel Schang (LLL, UMR 7270 Université d’Orléans)
Negation in Guadeloupean Creole
17:20-18:00 Chiara Truppi (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Creoles, Noncreoles, and Number. A linguistic taxonomy of Number based on a crosslinguistic study of Bare Nouns
Vendredi 7 novembre / Fri 7 Nov 2014
9:30-10:30 Conférencier invité / invited speaker
Pieter Muysken (Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen) Exploring zonal blends : the Surinamese Creole Cluster and the St Thomas Negerhollands Cluster
joint work with Robbert van Sluijs and Margot van den Berg
10:30-11:00 coffee
11:00-11:40 Enoch O. Aboh (University of Amsterdam)
Deriving Number Agreement in Saramaccan DP and Relative Clause
11:40- 12:20 Tonjes Veenstra (ZAS, Berlin)
Copulas are not what they seem ..... to be.
12:20-14h lunch
14:00-14:40 Bridget Copley SFL (CNRS/Paris 8)
A compositional analysis of ap and verbal predicates in Haitian Creole
14:40-15:20 Nélia Alexandre (Universidade de Lisboa)
Some aspects of focus in Capeverdean and in Portuguese as a second language in Cape Verde
15:20-16:00 Diana Guillemin (Griffith University)
Se li sa ! ‘That’s it !’ Mauritian Creole is a Topic prominent language
16:00-16:20 coffee
16:20 - 17:00 Alain Kihm (CNRS - Université Paris-Diderot)
Definiteness and number in Kriol and Kinubi : a morphosyntactic and semanticpragmatic comparison
17:00- 17:40 Shrita Hassamal (Université Paris Diderot / LLF)
Comparative Adverbs in Mauritian Creole

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