Next PhilSoc meeting at UoM

Posted on November 13, 2017 by

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The next meeting of the Philological Society will take place at the LEL department on Saturday 18th of November. At the meeting, three early-career researchers, Dr Eva Zehentner (York), Dr Kari Kinn (Oslo), and LEL lecturer Lauren Fonteyn, will make presentations on Approaches to Grammatical Change, followed by a round table discussion chaired by LEL’s Prof. Maj-Britt Mosegaard Hansen.

PhilSoc meeting

 

There are plenty of I’s in team – looking at morphosyntactic change from a psycholinguistic perspective

(Lauren Fonteyn – UoM)

Subjectification from an evolutionary pragmatic perspective

(Eva Zehentner – York)

Emergent parameters and (nano-) parametric change: a current, generative approach to diachronic syntax

(Kari Kinn – Oslo)


The meeting will be held in University Place, Room  5.206, and starts at 1.30pm. Refreshments will be served from 1.00pm.
More information on the talks can be found here. We hope to see you there!
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