Programme ICLaVE 3

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Wednesday 22 June
15.00-19.00 registration in the Oudemanhuispoort (room C017)
20.30-? informal get-together at Grand Café De Jaren (address: Nieuwe Doelenstraat 20-22)
Thursday 23 June
Rm D009
welcome remarks
Rm D009
Johan Taeldeman (Gent)
The spatial dimension of language change: a typology of dialect transitions in Flanders and the Netherlands
10.45-11.15 coffee / tea

Room C117
Room C317
Room C023
Room C223
Room C017
11.15-11.45 Bjorn Wiemer
Unembellished Belarussian as a litmus test for structural variation and convergence in the Circum Baltic Area
Uri Horesh and Hans Van de Velde
Soft and hard /ɣ/ in Dutch
Øystein Vangsnes
Scandinavian Dialect Syntax
Miklos Nemeth
Long-lasting Linguistic Variation without Language Change
English in Europe: from FL to L2
Marc van Oostendorp
National identity and International Language. France, Belgium and the Netherlands
11.50 - 12.20 Anna Ghimenton
Language acquisition in a multilingual society
Laia Querol
The expansion of velar segments
Elisaveta Sivas
Syntactic variation in the urban linguistic community in Cyprus
Ellen Bijvoet and Kari Fraurud
Language attitudes and sociolinguistic awareness in multilingual Stockholm
Ulrich Ammon
The status and function of English in Germany
12.20 - 13.45 lunch break
13.45 - 14.15 Anna Verschik
Jewish Russian and the field of ethnolect study
Chantal Lyche
French liaison and data
Bob de Jonge
Al Hablar, Se Alterna Hablando
Roeland van Hout and Hans Van de Velde
Distinguishing regional varieties of Standard Dutch
Joy Burrough
English as an L2 in Europe? The view from the coalface
14.20 - 14.50 Michelle C. Straw and Peter L. Patrick
Ethnic variation in East Anglian /ai/ and /oi/ diphthongs
Anthi Revithiadou and Marina Tzakosta
A grammar inclusion account of child language variation
Andreas Dufter and Elisabeth Stark
Variable 'ne' omission in French Negation
Unn Royneland
The use of correspondence analysis in a sociolinguistic study of dialect leveling
Marinel Gerritsen and Catherine Nickerson
The status of English in Europe: Planning or problem? Discussion.
14.55 - 15.25 Gunnstein Akselberg
Why the slow urban impact on dialects in Western Norway?

Mathilde Jansen
Dialect change among Ameland dialect speakers and the 'island mentality'
Koen Plevoets, Dirk Geeraerts and Dirk Speelman
A corpus-based study of Colloquial Flemish
Sally Boyd and Kari Fraurud
Who is a native speaker? The diversity of language profiles of young people in multilingual urban contexts in Sweden
15.30 - 16.00

Roland Kehrein
How dialectally do German police answer emergency calls?

Thierry Pagnier
Les 'parlers' des jeunes: un phénomène tardif
16.00 - 16.20 coffee / tea
16.20 - 16.50 Loulou Edelman
Multilingualism and language contact in the Dutch street image
Christina Abreu Gomes
Effect of input frequency in the acquisition of variable onset clusters in Brazilian Portuguese
Henk Wolf and Eric Hoekstra
The Principle of Distinctivity
Anne Fabricius
The 'vivid sociolinguistic profiling' or Received Pronunciation
Wouter Kusters and Esther van Krieken
Dutch on the move; emerging varieties under influence of migration
16.55 - 17.25 Anna Gunnarsdotter Gronberg
Dialect imperialism in West Sweden
Aurelie Nardy
Intercourse between judgment and production in childhood: the case of French liaison
Gertjan Postma
Anthropological Taboo, Grammatical Mismatches and Variational Linguistics
Bente Rebecca Hannisdal
Why do newsreaders speak RP?
Friederieke Kern and Margret Selting
Prosodic features of ethnolects
17.30 - 18.00 Folkert de Vriend and Jos Swanenberg
Digital Dutch regional dictionaries
Kathy Rys
The role of linguistic factors in the process of secondary acquisition of a dialect
Alexandra Lenz
The grammaticalization of geben 'to give' in German
Lena Bergström
Methodological issues in studying a sound change
Wolfgang Wölck
Comments on the papers presented
Friday 24 June
9.00 - 10.00
Rm D009
Shana Poplack (Ottawa)
Modeling linguistic change

Room C117
Room C317
Room C023
Room C223
Room C017
10.05 - 10.35 Bettina Kluge
The interplay of quantitative and qualitative methods in migration linguistics
Panayiotis Pappas
Stereotypes and /n/ variation in Patras, Greece
Sofie van Gijsel, Dirk Geeraerts and Dirk Speelman
A variationist, corpus linguistic analysis of lexical richness
Diana Ranson
Subject expression in Andalusian Spanish
Syntactic microvariation
Paola Benincà and Cecilia Poletto
What dialects can tell us about variation and universals
10.35 - 11.05 coffee / tea
11.10 - 11.40 Annamaria Bene
Why Hungarians in Serbia like Object pro-drop forms more than Hungarians in Slovakia and Ukraine
Yuni Kim
A dialect-geographical study of intonation in Finland Swedish
Peter Wagener
Language dynamics in a panel study of German dialects
Raphael Berthele
Towards a Sociolinguistic Typology of Spatial Reference
Ans van Kemenade
Subjects and OV/VO patterns in Old and Middle English
11.45 - 12.15 Marian Sloboda
They say 'it will', we say 'it wile'
Caroline Juillard and Anita Berit Hansen
A real time study with a social focus - the embedding of recent vowel changes in Parisian French
Eva Sundgren
Sociolects in a central Swedish town
Isabelle Buchstabler
The tension between the global and the local: Quotative 'like' and 'go'
Miriam Meyerhoff
Variable subject and object realisation
12.15 - 13.45 lunch break
13.45 - 14.15 Karl Pajusalu and Mari Mets
Phonological constraints on code switching
Renée van Bezooijen
Social awareness of Dutch approximant r amongst children
Sarah Verdoia
The variation of a Southern Swedish dialect: Linguistic forms and social significances
Pia Quist
Styling 'toughness'
Laura Rupp
Integrating perspectives on syntactic variation
14.20 - 14.50 Pavlos Pavlou
Written code-switching in the Greek-Cypriot speech community
Karen Keune and Mirjam Ernestus
Corpus-based analysis of reduction processes in -lijk words
Beat Siebenhaar
Analyzing varieties in Swiss German IRC Rooms
Patricia Poussa
Recent Loss of Genitive Case-Marking in WH-Relatives in the Dialects of Norfolk and Faroese
Discussion and Presentation of Benjamins' 'Syntax and Variation' to Shana Poplack
14.55 - 15.25 Peter Jurgec, Karmen Kenda-Jez and Andrejka Zejn
Code-switching at the meeting point of the Slavic and Roman and German worlds
Margreet Dorleijn and Jacomine Nortier
Is Moroccan-Dutch developing into a general ethnolect?
Benedikt Szmrecsanyi
Persistence in Spoken English
Elena Boudovskaia
DLIpl in Nominal Declension in Several West Ukrainian (Transcarpathian) Dialects
Quantitative Analysis of Language Variation in Time and Space
Chiara Gianollo, Cristina Guardiano and Giuseppe Longobardi
Is a 'History and Geography of Human Syntax' meaningful?
15.30 - 16.00 Stavroula Tsiplakou
Code-mixing as a criterion for bidialectism
Will Allen, Warren Maguire and Hermann Moisl
Phonetic variation in Tyneside
Alexandra Zepter
Negative Conflicts
Charley Rowe
Divn't Di that!
Gertjan Postma and Michel Verhagen
The rise of the reflexive pronoun 'zich' in a Netherlands' border dialect in the 15th century
16.00 - 16.20 coffee / tea
16.20 - 16.50

Kris Heylen
A Corpus Study of Word Order Variation in the National Varieties of German
Reidunn Hernes
Morpho-lexical change - Grammatical or social motivation
Sjef Barbiers and Ton Goeman
Morphosyntactic microvariation in gender
16.55 - 17.25 Daniel Schreier
Phonotactic divergence in World English
Peter Jurgec
Formant frequencies of the pitch- and stress-accented varieties of Standard Slovenian
Nicola Munaro
Wh-Exclamatives, Focus and Criterial Freezing
Wouter Kusters
The future of variation in Dutch verb inflection
Marco René Spruit and John Nerbonne
Aggregating Syntactic Variation: The Forest behind the Trees
17.30 - 18.00 Paul Kerswill and Eivind Torgersen
Ethnicity as a source of changes in the London vowel system
Pia Bergmann
The dialect of Cologne: Form and functions of nuclear rising-falling intonation contours
David Britain and Laura Rupp
Subject-Verb Agreement in English Dialects
Elisenda Campmany
Internal and external factors for clitic-shape variation in north-eastern Catalan
Jonathan Marshall
'Es bairns dinae spik 'e Doric ony mair' How current changes in rural Scots can help us understand some of the sociolinguistic influences on the diffusion of language change
20.00 - ? conference dinner
Saturday 25 June
9.00 - 10.00
Rm D009
Miklós Kontra (Szeged and Budapest)
Sustainable linguicism

Room C117
Room C317
Room C023
Room C223
Room C017
10.05 - 10.35 Heinz-Leo Kretzenbacher and Michael Clyne
Variation and the dilemmas of German address
Mikhail Kissine, Hans Van de Velde and Roeland van Hout
Are /v/ and /f/ merging in Dutch?
Joan Beal and Karen Corrigan
'No, Nay, Never': Negation in Tyneside English
Lieselotte Anderwaldt
Past Tense 'Drunk, Sung, Rung and Swum'
Crazy rules and lexical exceptions
Arto Anttila
Variation and opacity
10.35 - 11.05 Catrin Norrby
Variations in Swedish address practices
Adrienn Gulyas
Sixteenth Century French Phonological Variation as Reflected by Present-day Martiniquian Creole
Gert de Sutter, Dirk Geeraerts and Dirk Speelman
Detecting and Balancing Determinants of Word Order Variation in Dutch Clause Final Verbal Clusters

Patrik Bye
Morpholexical rules and Optimality Theory
11.05 - 11.35 coffee / tea
11.35 - 12.05 Maria Weissenbock
Address in Ukrainian language

Laura Rupp
A grammatical investigation of definite article reduction
Jenny Audring
Gender Loss and Resemanticization
Paul Boersma
Phonology without markedness constraints
12.10 - 12.40 Heidi Nyblom
The use of address forms among Finnish and Finland Swedish students in Vaasa
Anna Gunnarsdotter Gronberg
Lifestyle and linguistics
Leonie Cornips
About the Predictability of Syntactic Variants as a Sociolinguistic Marker
Stefan Rabanus
Case syncretism in the personal pronouns of German dialects
Martin Krämer
How crazy is English r-insertion?
12.45 - 13.15 Heinz-Leo Kretzenbacher
'Hier im grossen Internetz, wo sich alle Dududuzen'
Evie Tops and Hans Van de Velde
The expansion of uvular /r/ in Flanders
Gunther De Vogelaer
On the Importance of System-Internal Factors for Syntactic Change
Annick De Houwer and An Kuppens
The specificity of teen talk: myth or fact?
Eulalia Bonet, Maria Rosa Lloret, Joan Mascaró
How unnatural and exceptional can languages become?
13.15 15.30 lunch break
15.00 - 19.30 excursion / leisure

Last update: June 22, 2005