Events

Upcoming

  • September 12-15, 2022: I. Ilic, F. Martin, & A. Alexiadou will present “What do children do with do? Superfluous do as a marker of agency in child English” at LAGB 2022. More info here.
  • September 12-15, 2022: Maria Teresa Guasti will present “Children’s non-target utterances reveal some underlying structures” at the Henry Sweet Lecture at at LAGB 2022. More info here.
  • September 14, 2022: A. Gonzalez, P. Jeretič, C. Dal Farra, & J. Hein will present “Presupposition projection from the scope of ‘say'” at SuB27. More info here.
  • September 14, 2022: I. Bassi, A. A. Bimpeh, I. Driemel, & S. Silleresi will present “Strict readings of logophors and the LF of anaphoric dependencies” at SuB27. More info here.
  • September 16, 2022: Uli Sauerland will present “The ‘Language of Thought’ predicts key aspects of language structure” at SuB27. More info here.
  • September 22, 2022: Chiara Dal Farra, Fabienne Martin, Yining Nie, Maria Teresa Guasti, & Artemis Alexiadou will present “Bigger is better! Older Italian children prefer heavy locative prepositions” at GALA 15, Frankfurt. More info here.
  • September 23, 2022: I. Ilic & A. Alexiadou will present “Silent and overt arguments in child language” at Sinfonija 15. More info here.
  • September 23, 2022: Silvia Silleresi, Chiara Dal Farra, Artemis Alexiadou, Maria Teresa Guasti, & Uli Sauerland will present “Impersonal si in child Italian” at GALA 15, Frankfurt. More info here.
  • September 23, 2022: Letizia Raminelli & Adriana Belletti will present “On the comprehension of reflexive si in preschool Italian-speaking children” at GALA 15, Frankfurt. More info here.
  • September 23, 2022: J. Hein, C. Bill, I. Driemel, A. Gonzalez, I. Ilic, & P. Jeretic will present a poster on “Do child languages have negative concord: A corpus study” at GALA 15, Frankfurt. More info here.
  • October 6-7, 2022: A. Alexiadou & I. Ilic will present “Overt and implicit arguments and Voice in Japanese passives: a child language perspective” at BCGL 15. More info here.
  • October 19-20, 2022: I. Bassi, A. A. Bimpeh, I. Driemel, & S. Silleresi will present “Strict readings of logophors and the LF of anaphoric dependencies” at IATL37. More info here.
  • November 3-6, 2022: C. Dal Farra, A. Gonzalez, J. Hein, S. Silleresi, K. Yatsushiro, U. Sauerland, & M. T. Guasti will present “What do you think we know about Italian children’s long-distance wh-questions?” at BUCLD 47. More info here.
  • November 3-6, 2022: Silvia Silleresi, Chiara Dal Farra, Yining Nie, Fabienne Martin, Maria-Teresa Guasti, & Artemis Alexiadou will present “The agent bias holds in production too: event descriptions in child Italian” at BUCLD 47. More info here.
  • November 3-6, 2022: K. Yatsushiro, A. Gonzalez, V. Eturi, C. Dal Farra, J. Hein, G. G. Krishnan, V. Sarma, S. Silleresi, M. T. Guasti, & U. Sauerland will present “Use of null-arguments in wh-questions: the view from Malayalam and Telugu” at BUCLD 47. More info here.
  • November 3-6, 2022: A. Alexiadou & I. Ilic will present a poster on “Acquiring Japanese passives: a production study” at BUCLD 47. More info here.

Past

2022

  • August 1, 2022: Uli Sauerland presented “Baby steps at the tree nursery” at Osaka University.
  • July 19-29, 2022: Maria Teresa Guasti and Kazuko Yatsushiro taught the course “What children get, what they don’t, and why” at Creteling 2022 Summer School. More info here.
  • July 13, 2022: A. Alexiadou, I. Driemel, J. Hein, F. Martin, Y. Nie were invited to present “Redundant errors in child language” at the IGRA Colloquium at Leipzig University. More info here.
  • July 12, 2022: Uli Sauerland presented “Baby steps at the tree nursery” at Syntax/semantics Oberseminar at University Göttingen.
  • June 14, 2022: Maria Teresa Guasti presented “Relative clauses across languages and across modes of acquisition” at the GK colloquium of the research training group “Nominal Modification” at Goethe University Frankfurt. More info here.
  • June 7, 2022: A. Alexiadou presented “Numeral-noun combinations and the hidden partitive hypothesis revisited” at the GK colloquium of the research training group “Nominal Modification” at Goethe University Frankfurt. More info here.
  • June 7, 2022: Maria Teresa Guasti presented “Verba volant, mais on les attrape très bien. Le rôle de la creation d’attents dans le langage” at an invited seminar at Collège de France, Paris. More info & recording here.
  • May 27, 2022: Fabienne Martin, Yining Nie, Chiara Dal Farra, & Silvia Silleresi presented “Who did it? How alternating verbs are interpreted under faire” at The Syntax of Causative, Perception and Restructuring Verbs in Romance and Latin (SCUP22), University of Palermo. More info here.
  • May 26, 2022: Maria Teresa Guasti presented “How children navigate the causative space” at The Syntax of Causative, Perception and Restructuring Verbs in Romance and Latin (SCUP22), University of Palermo. More info here.
  • May 26, 2022: A. Alexiadou presented “Numeral-noun combinations and the hidden partitive hypothesis revisited” at a workshop on “Part-whole Structures in Natural Language” at Masaryk University in Brno. More info here.
  • May 17, 2022: Maria Teresa Guasti presented “Negative connectives in child language” at a Departmental Colloquium in Linguistics at Ben Gurion University. More info here.
  • May 17, 2022: Uli Sauerland presented “Baby steps at the tree nursery” at COSAQ Closing Workshop, Amsterdam. More info here.
  • May 15, 2022: J. Hein, F. Martin, Y. Nie & A. Alexiadou presented “Minimizing and maximizing exponence in child language” at 40th Meeting of the West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL 40). More info here.
  • May 13, 2022: Abigail Anne Bimpeh, Imke Driemel, Itai Bassi & Silvia Silleresi presented “Obligatory de se logophors in Ewe, Yoruba and Igbo: variation and competition” at 40th Meeting of the West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL 40). More info here.
  • April 26, 2022: Abigail Anne Bimpeh, Imke Driemel, Itai Bassi & Silvia Silleresi presented “Obligatory de se logophors in Ewe, Yoruba and Igbo: variation and competition” at Generative Linguistics in the Old World (GLOW) 45. Abstract and schedule here.
  • April 24, 2022: J. Hein, C. Bill, I. Driemel, A. Gonzalez, I. Ilic, P. Jeretic & M. T. Guasti presented “Negative concord in the acquisition of non-negative concord languages” at Chicago Linguistic Society 58. More info here.
  • April 7, 2022: Artemis Alexiadou presented “Language and thought. Evidence from language acquisition” at LingLab Webinars at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. More info here.
  • March 28 – April 1, 2022: Seminar Week (internal)
  • February 24, 2022: Chiara Dal Farra, Silvia Silleresi, Artemis Alexiadou, Maria Teresa Guasti, & Uli Sauerland presented  “The use of clitic si in Child Italian: A corpus study” at IGG47 (Incontro di Grammatica Generativa). More info here.
  • January 29, 2022: Maria Teresa Guasti presented “Issues in semantic acquisition” at IRS Winter school.
  • January 11, 2022: Artemis Alexiadou presented “Multiple exponence: the view from radical decomposition” at the Syntax-Semantics seminar at the University of Potsdam. More info here.

2021

  • December 10, 2021: Artemis Alexiadou presented “Multiple exponence: sometimes two is better than one” at the Austrian Linguistics Society annual Conference. More info here.
  • December 3, 2021: A. Alexiadou, I. Driemel, J. Hein, F. Martin & Y. Nie presented “Multiple exponence in child language” at the Multiple Exponence Workshop @ZAS. Schedule and abstracts here.
  • December 1, 2021: C. Dal Farra, S. Silleresi, A. Alexiadou, M.T. Guasti & U. Sauerland presented  “‘Come si usa?’ The production of clitic si in child Italian” at Going Romance 2021, special session: “Syntactic theory and language acquisition: the Romance perspective”. Schedule and abstracts here.
  • November 21, 2021: Maria Teresa Guasti presented “Wh-questions across languages” at the 3rd International Conference on Theoretical East Asian Psycholinguistics (ICTEAP-3) at National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan. More info here.
  • November 17, 2021: Abigail Anne Bimpeh presented: “Getting the Ewe logophor out of control” at the virtual Department of Linguistics (University of Ghana) weekly seminar.
  • November 7, 2021: F. Martin, Y. Nie, A. Alexiadou, and M. T. Guasti presented “Wearing causation on its sleeve: Overt CAUSE in child French causatives” at BUCLD 46. Schedule and abstracts here.
  • November 4, 2021: K. Yatsushiro, C. Dal Farra, A. Gonzalez, J. Hein, S. Silleresi, A. Avellana, G. Gayathri, A. Huang, J. Ilori, L. Pintér, M. Guasti, and U. Sauerland presented “How children ask questions across languages” at BUCLD 46. Schedule and abstracts here.
  • October 26, 2021: Artemis Alexiadou presented “A non-canonical view on the causative alternation” at the linguistics colloquium series at the University of Connecticut. More info here.
  • October 21, 2021: Imke Driemel, Johannes Hein, Desiré Carioti, Jakob Wünsch, Artemis Alexiadou, Maria Teresa Guasti & Uli Sauerland presented “An acceptability judgement study of generic readings for Leibniz Dream” at TerraLing Workshop. Schedule can be downloaded here.
  • August 30, 2021: Artemis Alexiadou presented “The building blocks of causation: evidence from non-canonical realization” at 54th SLE Conference, Workshop 4: Causation: from concept(s) to grammar.
  • June 16, 2021: Artemis Alexiadou, Despina Oikonomou, and Fenia Karkaletsou presented “Double comparatives: structural complexity and evaluativity” at the 12th International Conference of Nordic and General Linguistics. More info here.
  • May 27, 2021: Artemis Alexiadou (HU Berlin) and Adriana Belletti (U of Siena) debated the topic of “Voice”. The “Linguistics Flash – Mobs” video conferences can be streamed on youtube at the following link
  • May 19, 2021: Uli Sauerland (ZAS Berlin) presented “A Meaning First Approach to Generative Grammar.” at the 12th Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science: Linguistic & Cognitive Foundations of Meaning.
  • March 30, 2021: Artemis Alexiadou, Despina Oikonomou, and Fenia Karkaletsou presented “Double comparatives from a crosslinguistic perspective” at the University of Geneva.
  • March 17, 2021: Artemis Alexiadou, Maria Teresa Guasti, and Uli Sauerland presented “A Meaning First approach through a Kids First view” at the University of Milano-Bicocca.
  • March 12, 2021: Uli Sauerland presented “A Meaning First Approach to Generative Grammar” at the online event “On Linguistics”, organized by the Graduation Program in Linguistics of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. Recording can be streamed here.
  • March 1-5 2021: Seminar Week (internal)
  • February 12, 2021: Artemis Alexiadou and Uli Sauerland presented “Meaning-First meets Super Linguistics” at Superlinguistics Colloquium at University of Oslo. More info here.

2020

  • December 3, 2020: Uli Sauerland presented “A Meaning First Approach to Generative Grammar” at GLiF seminar at the University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona.
  • December 2, 2020: Uli Sauerland presented “A Meaning First Approach to Generative Grammar” at The Future of Linguistics at Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen.