Micro Workshop in Romance Dialectology



Université de Genève
Faculté de Linguistique

Date : November 1st, 2017
Place : Bâtiment Landolt, room L511
Contact : here.

Following Pescarini’s talk on Tuesday, October 31st, we will be hosting a (micro) doctoral workshop in Romance dialectology on Wednesday, November 1st. The main themes will be the syntax of North Italian dialects and some varieties of Swiss Romansh.

Caterina Bonan – Université de Genève
Giulia Donzelli – Zürich Universität
Laure Ermacora – Université de Genève
Giuseppe Samo – Université de Genève

Preliminary version of the Programme & Abstracts: here.

10.45-11.30 Caterina Bonan – On non in situ “in situ” wh-elements
11.30-11-45 Coffee break
11.45-12.30 Giulia Donzelli – Subject Clitic Inversion in a Lombard Dialect
12.30-13.30 Lunch break
13.30-14.15 Laure Ermacora – Subject and Object Pronouns in Valdotan Francoprovençal
14.15-14.30 Coffee break
14.30-15.15 Giuseppe Samo – Some Notes on Subjects and the Left Periphery of Swiss Romansh Varieties