Here is the .pdf version of the Program for LSRL43 (updated 4/16/13; please note that the Program will be updated periodically. Check date in header of .pdf document for latest version).

Here is the .pdf version of the LSRL43_Abstract Booklet.  Registered attendees will receive a bound paper-copy at the conference.




PROGRAM (with links to abstracts):

FIRST DAY: APRIL 17 (Wednesday):

Breakfast, 8:00-9:30am (C201)

Opening Remarks, 9:30-10:00am (C204/205):

  • William Fritz, President, the College of Staten Island
  • Louise Lennihan, Associate Provost and Dean for Humanities and Social Sciences, The Graduate Center
  • Gita Martohardjono, Executive Officer of the Program in Linguistics, The Graduate Center

10:00-11:00am: Invited talk (C204/205). Ricardo Otheguy, The CUNY Graduate Center, A linguistic tour of Latino New York (with emphasis on second generation bilinguals) (Chair: Gita Martohardjono)

11:00-11:30am: Coffee Break (C201)

11:30am-12:30pm: Session 1:

Session 1.1 (Syntax/Semantics), C202; Chair: Maria Luisa Zubizarreta

Session 1.2 (Acquisition), C203; Chair: Ricardo Otheguy

Session 1.3 (Syntax), C204/205; Chair: Cecilia Poletto

12:30-2:30pm Lunch Break

2:30-3:30pm: Session 2:

Session 2.1 (Phonetics/Phonology), C202; Chair: Lori Repetti

Session 2.2 (Acquisition), C203; Chair: Gregory Guy

Session 2.3 (Syntax), C204/205; Chair: Daniel Kaufman

3:30-4:00pm Coffee Break (C201)

4:00-5:00pm: Session 3:

Session 3.1 (Phonetics/Phonology/Experimental), C202; Chair: Douglas H. Whalen

Session 3.2 (Syntax/Semantics), C203; Chair: Marcel den Dikken

Session 3.3 (Historical Syntax), C204/205; Chair: William Haddican

5:00-7:00: RECEPTION (Skylight Room, Ninth Floor)


SECOND DAY: APRIL 18 (Thursday):

Breakfast, 8:00-9:00am (C201)

9:00am-12:30pm: SPECIAL PLENARY SESSION ON ROMANCE PARSED CORPORA (C204/205); Chair: Christina Tortora

15 minute break (10:00-10:15am)

15 minute break (11:15-11:30am)

12:30-2:30pm: Lunch Break; Business Meeting (partially overlapping with lunch): 2:00-2:30 (Room C204/205)

2:30-3:30pm: Session 4:

Session 4.1 (Syntax/Semantics), C202; Chair: Julia Herschensohn

Session 4.2 (Experimental), C203; Chair: Isabelle Barrière

Session 4.3 (Historical Syntax), C204/205; Chair: Beatrice Santorini

3:30-4:00pm Coffee Break (C201)

4:00-5:00pm: Session 5:

Session 5.1 (Phonetics), C202; Chair: Barbara Bullock

Session 5.2 (Syntax), C203; Chair: Cristina Schmitt

Session 5.3 (Language Change), C204/205; Chair: Stefania Marzo

5:00-5:30pm: Coffee Break (Skylight Room, Ninth Floor)

5:30-6:30pm: Session 6:

Romance Parsed Corpora, Skylight Room; Chair: Anthony Kroch

7:00-10:00pm CONFERENCE DINNER at Via Emilia, 47 East 21st Street, between Broadway and Park Ave.


THIRD DAY: APRIL 19 (Friday):

Breakfast, 8:00-9:00am (9204)

9:00-10:30am: Session 7:

Session 7.1 (Prosody/Syntax), 9205; Chair: Janet Fodor

Session 7.2 (Syntax/Semantics), 9206; Chair: Ana Maria Martins

Session 7.3 (Syntax), 9207; Chair: Raffaella Zanuttini

10:30-11:00am Coffee Break (9204)

11:00am-12:30pm: Session 8:

Session 8.1 (Phonetics/Phonology), 9205; Chair: Robert Vago

Session 8.2 (Romanian Syntax), 9206; Chair: John Bailyn

Session 8.3 (NP/Adj/Agr), 9207; Chair: Judy Bernstein

12:30-2:15pm Lunch Break (Note slightly shorter lunch break; only 1 hour 45 min)

2:15-3:15pm: Session 9:

Session 9.1 (Phonetics, followed by Syntax), 9205; Chairs: Sonia Colina followed by Marcel den Dikken

Session 9.2 (Italian Dialect Syntax), 9206; Chair: Francisco Ordóñez

Session 9.3 (Bilingualism), 9207; Chair: William McClure

3:15-3:45pm Coffee Break (9204)

3:45-4:45pm: Session 10:

4:45-5:15pm Coffee Break (9204)

5:15-6:15pm: Invited talk (Skylight Room). Lori Repetti, Stony Brook University, The Phonology of Postverbal Pronouns in Romance Languages (Chair: Hermann Haller)