From: Philip Dudchuk <dudchukgmail.com>
Subject: 5th Moscow Student Conference on Linguistics
E-mail this message to a friend
5th Moscow Student Conference on Linguistics
Short Title: MSCL 5
Date: 03-Apr-2010 - 04-Apr-2010
Location: Moscow, Russia
Contact: Philip Dudchuk
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.philol.msu.ru/~otipl/new/mscl
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax
The annual MSCL was first held in 2006 at Moscow State University and since then has grown to be one of the major conferences on formal linguistics in Russia. The aim of the conference is to give young researchers an opportunity to present their work, exchange ideas and receive feedback from more experienced colleagues.
Saturday, April 3
Invited Lecture: Phases and Left-Branch Extraction/Zeljko Boskovic (University of Connecticut)
On the Syntax of Spanish Echo-questions/Ekaterina Chernova Tupikina (University of Girona)
Verb-movement vs. Remnant-movement and Different Word Orders: Two Possibilities in European Portuguese Wh-questions / Diana Travado Amaral (Universidade de Lisboa)
Recalcitrant Nature of Object Experiencers in Polish/Sylwiusz Zychlinski (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan)
Whether that-clauses Can Denote Events/Misha Knjazev (Saint Petersburg State University)
Collective Readings on Subject Arguments/Jon Ander Mendia (University of the Basque Country & HiTT)
A DRT-based Account of Two Russian Expressive Pronouns/Ekaterina Garmash (Moscow State University)
Invited Lecture: T.B.A./John F. Bailyn (SUNY at Stony Brook)
Sunday, April 4
Invited Lecture: T.B.A./Norvin Richards (MIT)
Split Scrambling in Polish: A Compositional View/Ewelina Frackowiak (University of Girona)
Verb and Adverb in the Initial Position in Serbian/Marija Ratancic (University of Novi Sad)
Word Order and Agreement Asymmetry/Feras Saeed (English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad)
Syntactic Features of Exceptive Constructions with krome in Russian/Sofia Oskolskaya (Saint Petersburg State University)
Semantics and Syntax of Turkish kendisi / Pavel Rudnev (Russian State University for the Humanities)
This Year the LINGUIST List hopes to raise $65,000. This money will go to help
keep the List running by supporting all of our Student Editors for the coming year.
See below for donation instructions, and don't forget to check out our Space Fund
Drive 2010 and join us for a great journey!
There are many ways to donate to LINGUIST!
You can donate right now using our secure credit card form at
Alternatively you can also pledge right now and pay later. To do so, go to:
For all information on donating and pledging, including information on how to
donate by check, money order, or wire transfer, please visit:
The LINGUIST List is under the umbrella of Eastern Michigan University and as
such can receive donations through the EMU Foundation, which is a registered
501(c) Non Profit organization. Our Federal Tax number is 38-6005986. These
donations can be offset against your federal and sometimes your state tax return
(U.S. tax payers only). For more information visit the IRS Web-Site, or contact
your financial advisor.
Many companies also offer a gift matching program, such that they will match
any gift you make to a non-profit organization. Normally this entails your
contacting your human resources department and sending us a form that the
EMU Foundation fills in and returns to your employer. This is generally a simple
administrative procedure that doubles the value of your gift to LINGUIST, without
costing you an extra penny. Please take a moment to check if your company
operates such a program.
Thank you very much for your support of LINGUIST!
Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue