Oct 2014

Workshop Intransitivizing Morphology in Japanese Dialects and
Invited Talk by Professor Toshihide NAKAYAMA (TUFS)

Venue: Kyushu University, Hakozaki Campus, Faculty of Education Meeting Room, 1st Floor
Date: Saturday 11 October 2014

Programme

Session 1: Workshop: Intransitivizing Morphology in Japanese Dialects
Chair: Michinori SHIMOJI (Kyushu University)
14:00-14:30 Fumikazu NIINUMA (Morioka University): Anti-causative and -ar intransitive in Kesen
14:30-15:00 Yusuke HIRATSUKA (Seinan Gakuin University): Intransitivizer -ar in the Koshiki-jima dialect
15:00-15-30 Mika SAKAI (Kyushu University): Intransitivizer -ar in the Kumamoto dialect

Break

Session 2: Invited Talk
Chair: Michinori SHIMOJI (Kyushu University)
16:00-17:30 Toshihide NAKAYAMA (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies): Rethinking the notion of ‘units’ in linguistic description and theory

Izakaya (18:00-)