IGDAL 4 – Program



09:45–10:15 Registration and coffee
10:15-10:30 Greetings
The Organizing Committee
Prof. Elinor Saiegh-Haddad
, Head of the Department of English Literature and Linguistics, Bar Ilan University
10:30-11:30 Invited Speaker
Dr. Lior Laks, Bar Ilan University
Morphological doublets – what triggers their formation and what blocks it?
11:30-11:45 Coffee break
11:45-12:45 Session 1
Chair: Gal Belsitzman, University of Haifa
11:45-12:15 Mátyás Arató (Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
Linguistic varieties in the Boyash (Romanian speaking Tub-maker) communities in Central Europe
12:15-12:45 Annamária Kresztyankó (ELTE University, Hungary)
Gypsies and skinheads – Victims and principals’ discursive categorization conveyed by the Hungarian media
12:45-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-15:30 Session 2
Chair: Naomi Havron, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
14:00-14:30 Maria Gepner (Bar Ilan University)
Motion Verbs in Russian
14:30-15:00 Leon Shor (Tel Aviv University)
Referring with third-person pronouns to less-than-fully-activated referents
15:00-15:30 Itamar Shatz (Tel Aviv University)
An investigation of native language interference during second language acquisition
15:30-15:50 Coffee break
15:50-16:50 Session 3
Chair: Tatiana Philippova, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
15:50-16:20 Danny Kalev (Tel Aviv University)
Relative tenses in Hebrew: the posterior and the anterior
16:20-16:50 Noa Epstein Naveh (Bar Ilan University)
Pluralization and Mass Nouns- Can they go together in Modern Hebrew?
  • The conference is supported by: The Lechter Institute for Literary Research; The Lewis Family Foundation for International Conferences in the Humanities; The Faculty of Humanities, Bar-Ilan University.
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