Programme -- Workshop on Aspect in Embedded Clauses


Monday, May 11th, 2015

13.45-14.00

Introduction

14.00-15.20

Neda Todorovic & Susi Wurmbrand

(In)Finite possibilities of 'da' -- Restructuring the tense and aspect domains

15.20-15.40

Coffee

15.40-16.40

Tommi Leung & Girma Halefom

How tense is encoded in embedded imperfective clauses? A case study from Amharic control

16.40-17.40

Karolina Zuchewicz

The existence of the local & the global (im)perfective aspect in Polish: Evidence from the embedded clause of the so-called zanim ('before') and the dopóki ('until') constructions

19.00-

Workshop dinner

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

09.30-10.30

Claire Halpert & Hadil Karawani 

Aspects of embedding in counterfactuals

10.30-11.30

William Harwood

Reduced Relatives & Extended Phases: aspectual restrictions on reduced relatives

11.30-11.50

Coffee

11.50-13.10

Atle Grønn

Embedded Aspect. A view from Russian

13.10-14.40

Lunch

14.40-15.40

Marika Lekakou & Josep Quer

Neutralized aspect as subjunctive marking

15.40-16.40

Thomas Grano

Control theory & the syntax of aspect: A view from Mandarin Chinese

16.40-17.00

Coffee

17.00-17.40

Open discussion