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Anna Siewierska Memorial Workshop
Anna Siewierska Memorial Workshop (April 27, 2012)


9.00-9.30 Dik Bakker (& Anna Siewierska): "Suppletion in person forms: the role of iconicity and frequency"
9.30-10.00 Matthew Baerman & Greville G. Corbett: "Person by other means"
10.00-10.30 Balthasar Bickel (& Alena Witzlack-Makarevich & Giorgio Iemmolo):
"Patterns of alignment in verb agreement"
10.30-11.00 Martin Haspelmath: "Argument indexing: a conceptual framework for the syntactic status of bound person forms"
11.00-11.30 break
11.30-12.00 Andrej Kibrik: "Peculiarities and origins of the Russian referential system"
12.00-12.30 Christian Lehmann: "Incomplete coreference and incomplete person paradigms"
12.30-13.00 Johanna Nichols: "Where do suppletive pronouns come from?  Evolutionary biases in person paradigms"
13.00-14.30 break
14.30-15.00 Sonia Cristofaro: "The referential hierarchy: reviewing the evidence in diachronic perspective"
15.00-15.30 Bernard Comrie: "The treatment of animate Themes in Spanish ditransitive constructions"
15.30-16.00 break
16.00-16.30 Volker Gast (& Johan van der Auwera): "A typology of human impersonal pronouns"
16.30-17.00 Ekkehard König: "'Speech Act Distinctions in Grammar' Revisited"
17.00-18.00 Remembrance session