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Young Language Ambassador Conference

When Aug 27, 2015 10:15 AM to
Sep 05, 2015 10:15 AM
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Prof. Aikhenvald will give a presentation on Friday 28th August at the Young Language Ambassador Conference being held in the Cairns Institute Building, JCU.

10am Presentation (ppt 5.38mb)

Roundtable Meetings June - August 2016

When Mar 16, 2016 10:05 PM to
Aug 01, 2016 03:05 PM
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All roundtable meetings at 4 p.m. in room D3-150 in Cairns Institute building


(Roundtable Meetings download pdf 19kb)

Seminar, Wednesday 15 June — in room D3-054 (Cairns), and 040-103 (Townsville)

            Kathy Andrews                    Malaria elimination: shifting priorities in malaria drug discovery research

Workshop, Wednesday 22 June

         5. Kasia Wojtylak                 Possession in Murui Witoto

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Special Workshop, 29-30 June, Grammatical categories and information structure

details on separate sheet

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Workshop, Wednesday 6 July

            6. Simon Overall                   Possession in Kandozi

 Seminar, Wednesday 13 July

            Joseph Brooks                       Verbal number in Chini

 Workshop, Wednesday 20 July

          7. Martin Kohlberger            Possession in Shiwiar

 Workshop, Wednesday 27 July

           8. Alexandra Aikhenvald      Possession in Yalaku

 Workshop, Wednesday 3 August

            9. Joseph Brooks               Possession in Chini

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Special Workshop, Wedesday 10th & Thursday 11th August

            Coordinator:  Anna Storch                   Creativity in language: secret codes and special styles

details to be announced

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Seminar, Wednesday 17 August

            Hiroko Sato                      Possessive constructions and nominalization in Kove


All are most welcome




Roundtable Meetings February - April 2015

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PRE-COMPLETION SEMINAR NOTICE - Hannah Sarvasy

When Jul 14, 2014
from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Where A21.001
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Monday 14th July 2014  10.00am – 12.00pm  Cairns:  Room A21.001

Townsville:  Audio Visual Services Room 002

PRESENTER: Hannah Sarvasy

The thesis is a comprehensive reference grammar of Nungon, a previously-undescribed Papuan language spoken in northeastern Papua New Guinea. It comprises 14 chapters presenting description and analysis of all major grammatical topics. The thesis is a milestone in linguistic description and analysis of Papuan languages of northeastern Papua New Guinea.

Global workshop series on Non-spatial setting

When Apr 30, 2015 09:50 AM to
May 30, 2015 09:50 AM
Where D3-150 Cairns Institute Building
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Distinguished Professor Alexandra Aikhenvald presented a talk on Non-spatial setting on the 8th April 2015 at the Cairns Institute as part of the Non-spatial setting workshop series. A statement position & checklist of points are available as pdf downloads.

Non-spatial setting Checklist of points (pdf download 23 Kb)

Non-spatial setting Statement position paper (pdf download 110 Kb)


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Roundtable Meetings September - November 2016

When Sep 05, 2016 11:25 AM to
Nov 08, 2016 11:25 AM
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All roundtable meetings at 4 p.m. on Wednesdays


in room D3-150 of the Cairns Institute building

Seminar, Wednesday 7 September

            Kasia Wojtylak                                        Aspects of Nonuya (Witotoan) grammar

 

Workshop, Wednesday 14 September

            11  Elena Mihas                                       Possession in Satipo Ashaninka

 

Workshop, Wednesday 21 September

            12. Bob Dixon                                          Possession in Dyirbal

 

<there will be no roundtable meeting on Wednesday 28 September>

 

Seminar, Wednesday 5 October

            Lidia Mazzitelli                                        Possession in Circum-Baltic languages

 

Workshop. Wednesday 12 October

            13. Alexandra Aikhenvald                     Possession  in Tariana

 

Workshop. Wednesday 19 October

            14. Howard Oates                                    Possession  in Ninggirum

 

Seminar, Wednesday 26 October                        

            David Felipe Guerrero Beltrán              The Alignment Person-Marking System in Karijona

 

Seminar, Wednesday 2 November

            Luca Ciucci                                              On para-hypotactical structures in Zamucoan                                                                                           (Ayoreo, Chamacoco)

 

Seminar, Wednesday 9 November

            Firew Girma Worku                               Morphophonemic processes in Gawwada:

                                                                              a moraic model representation

 

Wednesday 16 November

            Olga Maxwell                                       Intonation and Prosodic Marking of Prominence in                                                                                 Educated Indian English


everyone is most welcome

Roundtable Meetings November - December 2016

When Nov 17, 2016 01:55 PM to
Jan 31, 2017 01:55 PM
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all roundtable meetings at 4 p.m. on Wednesdays (except 22 November)

in room D3-150 of the Cairns Institute building

Program pdf download

 

 

Seminar, Wednesday 2 November

Luca Ciucci                                         On para-hypotactical structures in Zamucoan   (Ayoreo, Chamacoco)

 

Seminar, Wednesday 9 November

Firew Girma Worku                           Morphophonemic processes in Gawwada: a moraic model representation

 

Wednesday 16 November

Olga Maxwell                                    Intonation and Prosodic Marking of Prominence in Educated Indian English

 

Seminar, Tuesday 22 November [Note Tuesday not Wednesday]

Angelika Mietzner                           Facial expressions, gestures and whistled words: alternative ways of             communicating information and  emotion among the Cherang'any of Kenya

 

Seminar, Wednesday 30 November

Inti Aedo Orozco                       Evaluatives in grammar

 

Seminar, Wednesday 7 December

 Martin Kohlberger                         Initial insights from the multilingual Sibundoy Valley (Colombia) 
 
                         

 

End-of-year Roundtable, Wednesday 14 December

Each member of LCRC will talk about what they are doing and about future plans.

And we'll discuss an appropriate topic for the Workshop in 2017.

 

------we'll start up again in the new year------

everyone is most welcome

Roundtable Meetings Mar-Apr 2017

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Roundtable Meetings September - November 2017

When Sep 13, 2017 04:00 PM to
Nov 15, 2017 04:00 PM
Where D3.150
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 All roundtable meetings at 4 p.m. on Wednesdays

in room D3-150 of the Cairns Institute building

                                                                             




                      

                                              

 

                                             

 

                                                

 


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Roundtable Meetings July - August 2017

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