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===Wednesday, February 20, 2008===
 
===Wednesday, February 20, 2008===

Revision as of 18:46, 8 February 2008

Workshop Navigation

Sunday, February 17, 2008

7:00pm - 9:00pm Welcome reception (Hotel Santa Fe)


Monday, February 18, 2008

Welcome by Dan Hruschka (8:30am)
Introductory Remarks by Chris Wood (8:40am)


Session A. Change across Levels
9:00 - 9:50 Andrew Wedel
Modeling sublexical contrast maintenance as an emergent effect of lexical category competition
9:50 -10:40 Dan Slobin
Usage-based language change: Interactions of morphosyntax, lexicon, and pragmatics
Tea Break
10:55 - 11:45 Joan Bybee
Mechanisms of change and frequency effects across levels
11:45 - 12:15 Discussant: Paul Smolensky


Lunch


Session B. Engines of Language Change
1:15-2:05 William Croft
What drives language change?
2:05-2:55 Peter Culicover
Aspects of a Theory of Grammatical Change
Tea Break
3:10-3:40 Murray Gell-Mann
The Evolution of Human Languages Program
3:40p-4:20 George Starostin
The importance of morphology vs. lexicon in micro- and macrocomparative studies
4:20-5:00 Discussant: Marcus Feldman


Dinner together at Coyote Cafe (6:30pm)

Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Session C. Change over Differing Time Scales
9-9:50 Shana Poplack
9:50-10:40 Tania Kuteva
Tea Break
10:55-11:45 Simon Kirby
11:45-12:15 Discussant: D. Eric Smith


Lunch


Session D. Next Steps in Modeling Change
1:30-2:20 Russell Gray
2:20-3:10 Mark Pagel
Tea Break
3:30-4:20 Jon Wilkins:
4:20-5:00 Discussant: Tanmoy Bhattacharya

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Session E. Review, Synthesis and Where To Go From Here
Small group breakout session (9am-10:50am)
Tea Break
Discussant: Ray Jackendoff (11am-11:30am)
Wrap-up discussion (11:30am-noon)


Lunch 12:00 to 1:00pm


Excursions (1pm-4pm)
For those interested, there will be planned excursions to Bandelier Monument or Museum Hill


Note: talks will include 30 minutes of formal presentation with 20 minutes reserved for questions and discussion