2019 1st Project Conference Case Marking and Information Structure in Ryukyuan Languages

Date 6/16/2019 (Sunday) 9:30-16:00
Place National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics (Hall 2nd floor)
Language Japanese
Contents The topic of this year is Case Marking and Information Structure and the first conference of the year focuses on Ryukyuan languages.
Contact h-oshima [at] ninjal.ac.jp (replace [at] with @)
No participation fee, no reservation required


9:30-10:00 Registration
10:00-10:40 Use of focus markers in the Funaoki dialect of Southern Ryukyuan Yaeyaman Yuko Urabe (Kyushu University)
10:40-11:20 Specificity and nominal case marking in Yaeyaman dialects Natsuko Nakagawa (NINJAL)
11:20-11:30 Break
11:30-12:10 Case marking in Tsuken Dialect Satomi Matayoshi (Okayama University)
12:10-13:20 Lunch break
13:20-14:00 Information Structure in the Iheya dialect of Northern Ryukyuan Okinawan Carlino Salvatore (NINJAL/Hitotsubashi University)
14:00-14:40 Case and Focus particle clusters in Yoron dialect Nana Toyama (University of the Ryukyus)
14:40-14:50 Break
14:50-15:30 Case markers in Northern Ryukyuan Amami dialects with a special focus on Tatsugo Ura dialect Hiromi Shigeno (Hiroshima University of Economics)
15:30-15:50 Discussion
15:50-16:00 Closing remarks