V3 programme


Venue: Blandijnberg 2, Faculteitsraadzaal (1st floor)



8:30-9:00 COFFEE
9:00-9:45 The typology of V2 and the distribution of die in the Ghent dialect Karen De Clercq & Liliane Haegeman (Ghent University)
9:45-10:30 V3 in true V2 contexts in Old English Eric Haeberli (University of Geneva) & Susan Pintzuk (University of York)
10:30-11:00 BREAK
11:10-11:55 Resumptives and V3 in Kiezdeutsch Oliver Bunk (University of Potsdam)
11:55-12:40 Types of resumption in Middle Low German Anne Breitbarth (Ghent University)
12:40-13:40 LUNCH (conference room)
13:45-14:30 On the V3 particle så in Mainland Scandinavian, including Fenno-Swedish  Anders Holmberg (University of Newcastle)
14:30-15:15 V2, non-V2, and resumption: A comparison of American Norwegian and Kiezdeutsch Artemis Alexiadou (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin/ ZAS-Leibniz) & Terje Lohndal (NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology/UiT The Arctic University of Norway) & Benjamin Lowell Sluckin (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin)
15:15-15:45 BREAK
15:50-16:35 Microvariation in Germanic Christine Meklenborg Salvesen (University of Oslo)
16:35-17:35 V3 in Estonian George Walkden (University of Konstanz) & Virve Vihman (Tartu)


OCTober 6

8:30-9:00 COFFEE
9:00-9:45 On the distribution of deictic resumptive elements in some V2 languages of Northern Italy  Jan Casalicchio (Utrecht University) & Federica Cognola (Università di Trento)
9:45-10:30 Why is it so? An analysis of the V3 cases after sí in Old Italian Cecilia Poletto (Goethe Universität Frankfurt/Universitá di Padova)
10:30-11:00 BREAK
11:10-11:55 The role of initial subordinate clauses and resumptive adverbs in the transition from V2 to non-V2 in the history of French Devan Steiner & Barbara Vance (Indiana University)
11:55-12:40 General discussion
12:40-14:00 LUNCH (conference room)

Questions & information: alexandra.simonenko(at)ugent.be and karen.declercq(at)ugent.be