Deixis and Pronouns in Romance Languages

Monday 23rd May

12.00 – 13.00 Lunch

13.00 – 13.15 Opening 

Moderator: Lene Schøsler 13.15->
13.15 – 14.15 Brian Joseph: The Development of Personal Pronouns in Greek from Ancient Times to Modern

14.15 – 15.00 Lars Heltoft: Title to be announced

15.00 – 15.30 Coffee break
 
15.30 – 16.30 Elisabeth Stark: Subject clitics in French text messages: does technical change reveal linguistic change? >>> abstract

16.30 – 17.15 Lene Schøsler & Erling Strudsholm: Preservation, Modification, and Innovation. The Paradigmatic Reorganisation of the System of the Personal Pronouns, from Latin to Modern Italian >>> abstract


Tuesday 24th May

Moderator: Jan Lindschouw 09.00-13.00
09.00 – 10.00 Verner Egerland: On the Grammar of Kinship >>> abstract

10.00 - 10.45 Lone Elisabeth Olesen: The Sardinian Pronoun System and its Function in Person and Place Deixis >>> abstract

10.45 – 11.15 Coffee break 

11.15 – 12.00 Kirsten Kragh & Erling Strudsholm: The Relevance of Deixis in the Description of the Predicative Relative Clause >>> abstract

12.00 – 13.00 Roman Sosnowski: Place Deixis in the 16th Century Grammars in Italy. The Case of cotesto >>> abstract

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch

Moderator: Kirsten Kragh 14.00-17.00
14.00 – 15.00 Susana Silvia Fernández: Impersonality in Spanish Personal Pronouns >>> abstract

15.00 – 15.45 Johan Pedersen: Internal vs. External Constructional Motivation for Case – Evidence from the Spanish Impersonal se-construction >>> abstract

15.45 – 16.15 Coffee break 

16.15 – 17.00 Jan Lindschouw: The Marking of Person in the French Future System – a Diachronic Approach >>> abstract
 
Wednesday 25th May

Moderator: Erling Strudsholm 09.30-15.00
09.30 – 10.30 Ulrich Detges: Usage shapes paradigms. The Modern French disjoint pronouns and what they tell us about history and typology >>> abstract

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break 

11.00 – 11.45 Nieves Hernández-Flores: The Use of Personal Deixis as Ideological Instrument in Spanish Political Discourse >>> abstract

11.45 – 12.30 Sandi Michele De Oliviera: Mental representations vs. actual use of Portuguese address forms. A diachronic perspective of person deixis >>> abstract

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 14.15 Anita Berit Hansen: Diaphasic Variation and Change in French Pronouns. On/nous/nous, on in Different Kinds of Spoken French >>> abstract

14.15 – 15.00 Viggo Bank Jensen: Deictic Reference in the Treatment of Demonstratives and Personal Pronouns in Francesco Soave: Gramatica ragionata della lingua italiana (1771) >>> abstract

15.00 – 16.00 Closure of the symposion and coffee