41st Annual Conference of the German Linguistic Society

University of Bremen, 6 – 8 March 2019

Conference Programme

Conference Programme

Workshop Programmes

Workshop 3: Cross-linguistic variation in control phenomena

Workshop Coordination

Jutta Hartmann (IDS Mannheim)
Anne Mucha (IDS Mannheim)
Beata Trawiński (IDS Mannheim)
Angelika Wöllstein (IDS Mannheim)

Room SFG 0150

Workshop description

Programme of Workshop 3

06 March 2019
09:30 –10:30 Plenary talk
10:30 –11:00 Presentation of the Wilhelm von Humboldt-Prize
11:00 –11:30 Coffee break
11:30 –12:30 Plenary talk
12:30 –13:45 Lunch break/
SIG Computational Linguistics: general assembly
13:45 –14:15 Jutta Hartmann (IDS Mannheim), Anne Mucha (IDS Mannheim), Beata Trawiński (IDS Mannheim) & Angelika Wöllstein (IDS Mannheim) Introduction
14:15 –15:15 Idan Landau [invited speaker] (Ben Gurion University) Unexpected non-obligatory control
15:15 –15:45 Pilar P. Barbosa (University of Minho) Alledged obligatory control inflected infinitives
15:45 –16:30 Coffee break /
Poster Session Computational Linguistics (Part 1)
16:30 –17:00 Justin Paz (University of Arizona) Revising the distribution of control: Evidence from Spanish
17:00 –17:30
Michelle Sheehan (Anglia Ruskin University) Partial control: The embedded predicate matters, even in English!
17:30 –18:00 Patrick Brandt (IDS Mannheim) & Tom Bossuyt (University of Freiburg) Zu, um, zum, (om) te and correlates in corpora: On sources and variation of control structures in Germanic varieties
19:30 – Conference Dinner


07 March 2019
09:00 –09:30 Silke Fischer (University of Stuttgart) & Inghild Flaate Høyem (NTNU Trondheim) Event control
09:30 –10:00 Juliana Gerard (Ulster University) Acquiring adjunct control without using it
10:00 –10:30 Peter Herbeck (University of Cologne) The null subject of para-infinitives in spoken Spanish – between OC and NOC
10:30 –11:15 Coffee break /
Poster Session Computational Linguistics (Part 2)
11:15 –11:45 Artemis Alexiadou (Humboldt University of Berlin & Leibniz-Zentrum Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft) & Elena Anagnostopoulou (University of Crete) Backward control, long distance Agree and the nature of nominative Case
11:45 –12:15 Hyungjung Lee (University of Leipzig) & Mike Berger (University of Leipzig) Control is Agree: Evidence from Korean
12:15 –12:45 Marie-Luise Popp (University of Leipzig) Infinite and finite control in Mam
12:45 –13:45 DFG InfoEvent (Helga Weyerts-Schweda)
Lunch break/
Poster session Computational Linguistics (Part 3)
13:45 –14:15 Irina Burukina (Eötvös Loránd University) On DP/PRO alternation, evaluative adjectives and embedded infinitival clauses in Russian
14:15 –14:45 Ion Giurgea (Iorgu Iordan-AI. Rosetti Insitute of Linguistics) & Maria Aurelia Cotfas (University of Bucharest) Control in se-‘passives’ in Romanian
15:00 –18:30 General Assembly of the DGfS
19:30 – Reception in the foyer of the Übersee-Museum


08 March 2019
09:00 –10:00 Plenary talk
10:00 –11:00 Plenary talk
11:00 –11:30 Coffee break
11:30 –12:00 Asako Matsuda (Ochanomizu University) Control from inside: Evidence from Japanese
12:00 –12:30 Krisztina Szécsényi (Eötvös Loránd University) Control, covert modality, and recovery strategies in Hungarian
12:30 –13:00 Irene Rapp (University of Tübingen) & Ekaterina Laptieva (IDS Mannheim) Anti-control verbs, arbitrary control and argument-structural inertia
13:00 –14:00
Barbara Stiebels [invited speaker] (University of Leipzig) Attitudinal object control predicates