Grimshaw Does Europe

europeSpanning from April to September, Jane Grimshaw engaged in a number of activities in Europe from Lisbon to Leipzig.  While abroad, she gave the following talks:

Main? Subordinate? Quasi-Subordinate? Root?  The case of Slifting. The workshop on “Root Phenomena” at the Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS) (The Center for General Linguistics) Berlin, Germany. September 2009.

The Discourse Dynamics of subordination: that omission in English. The workshop on “Theory of Mind”, at the meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea, Lisbon, Portugal. September 2009.

Quasi-subordination. The omission of complementizers in English. Colloquia presented at both the Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft in Berlin and the University of Leipzig.  April 2009.

that’s nothing: the grammar of complementizer omission. Utrecht Syntax Circle. September 2009.

Jane was also a visiting scholar at the Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft in Berlin, and the Department of Dutch and OTS at the University of Utrecht in the Netherlands.

Her next talk is at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York – we’re glad she’s back close to home!