SSoL 2014

The 8th Summer School of Linguistics took place from 16 to 23 August 2014 in Dačice, Czech Republic. It was financially supported by the Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague.

Schedule

  10.00-11.10 11.20-12.30 14.00-15.10 15.20-16.30 17.00-18.10 18.20-19.30
NE 17. 8. Gil: How different can languages be?
Gil: How different can languages be? WORKSHOPS:
Bičovský:
Srovnávací rekonstrukce
Šimík: Určitost v jazycích bez členu
WORKSHOPS:
Bičovský:
Srovnávací rekonstrukce
Šimík: Určitost v jazycích bez členu
Wilkin: Compositionality - the basics
Stroński: Revisiting hierarchies - differential argument marking in Indo-Aryan
PO 18. 8.
POSTER SESSION
POSTER SESSION Gil: How different can languages be? Wilkin: Compositionality - problems and solutions
Březina: Statistics in corpus-based sociolinguistics (A practical workshop)
Březina: Statistics in corpus-based sociolinguistics (A practical workshop)
ÚT 19. 8. Stroński: Puzzles of agreement - lessons from Indo-Aryan
Gil: How different can languages be? Březina: Which words are useful for learners? Counting words, distinguishing meanings and developing wordlists (A corpus approach)
Březina: Which words are useful for learners? Counting words, distinguishing meanings and developing wordlists (A corpus approach)
Marzecová: The cognitive benefits of bilingualism: theory, myths & facts
WORKSHOPS:
Bičovský:
Srovnávací rekonstrukce
Šimík:Určitost v jazycích bez členu
ST 20. 8. FREE
FREE
WORKSHOPS:
Bičovský:
Srovnávací rekonstrukce
Šimík: Určitost v jazycích bez členu
Wei-lun Lu: From Corpus to Cognition (I): Lexical Patterns (in Mono-lingual Corpora) as a Window to the Mind
Marzecová: Experimental approaches to the study of bilingual advantage(s): experimental paradigm & methodological considerations
Stroński: Origin and development of ergativity, The case of Indo-Aryan
ČT 21. 8. Chládková: Uncovering the phonological structure of language: perceptual experiments and simulations Chládková: Uncovering the phonological structure of language: perceptual experiments and simulations WORKSHOPS:
Bičovský:
Srovnávací rekonstrukce
Šimík: Určitost v jazycích bez členu
Wei-lun Lu: From Corpus to Cognition (II): Use of Parallel Texts as a Methodology in Contrastive Research
Nekovářová: Sociální kognice a referenční vokalizace u zvířat
Nekovářová: Sociální kognice a referenční vokalizace u zvířat
PÁ 22. 8. Kuzmičová: Mental imagery and imageability in written narrative
WORKSHOPS:
Bičovský:
Srovnávací rekonstrukce
Šimík: Určitost v jazycích bez členu
Faltýnek – Matlach: Gramatické popisy DNA a proteosyntézy Faltýnek – Matlach: Gramatické popisy DNA a proteosyntézy  
 

Lecturers

Jan Bičovský (Charles University in Prague)
Václav Březina (Lancaster University)
Dan Faltýnek (Palacký University Olomouc)
David Gil (Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology)
Kateřina Chládková (University of Amsterdam)
Anežka Kuzmičová (Stockholm University)
Anna Marzecová (Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences)
Tereza Nekovářová (Institute of Physiology, Czech Academy of Sciences)
Krzysztof Stroński (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań)
Radek Šimík (University of Potsdam)
Wei-lun Lu (Masaryk University in Brno)

Lecture abstracts