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Full Title: International Conference on Role and Reference Grammar 2017

Short Title: RRG 2017-Tokyo
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Start Date: 01-Aug-2017 - 03-Aug-2017
Contact: Toshio Ohori
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Meeting Description: The biannual International Conference on Role and Reference Grammar (RRG) will take place on August 1-3, 2017, at the Komaba Campus of the University of Tokyo, Japan. We are pleased to host plenary lectures by Profs. Andrej Malchukov (Johannes Gutenberg U., Mainz), Heiko Narrog (Tohoku U.), and Mitsuaki Shimojo (SUNY Buffalo).

The 2017 Conference will deal with all aspects of functional linguistics. Papers dealing with further elaboration of RRG in areas like morphology, syntax, semantics, information structure, as well as language processing and language change are encouraged.

Local Organizers:

Yoshiki Mori, Univ. of Tokyo
Naonori Nagaya, Tokyo Univ. of Foreign Studies
Wataru Nakamura, Tohoku Univ.
Toshio Ohori, Univ. of Tokyo

Program Committee:

Delia Bentley, Uuniv. of Manchester
Daniel Everett, Bentley Univ.
Lilian Guerrero, National Autonomous Univ. of Mexico
Rolf Kailuweit, Univ. of Freiburg
Ricardo Mairal, National Univ. of Distance Education
Wataru Nakamura, Tohoku Univ.
Brian Nolan, Inst. of Technology, Blanchardstown
Toshio Ohori, Univ. of Tokyo
Robert Van Valin, Heinrich Heine Univ. & Univ. at Buffalo(you-know-what)
Linguistic Subfield: Linguistic Theories; Morphology; Pragmatics; Semantics; Syntax
LL Issue: 28.223

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