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    CONFERENCE: Cognitive Linguistics in the Triangle: Slavic and Beyond

      When Feb 22, 2013
      from 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM
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      This conference is free and open to the public. All are welcome!

      Location: Room 3009, FedEx Global Education Center, UNC-Chapel Hill


      9:30-10:00 Svetlana Sokolova “Metaphorical Extensions and Secondary Imperfectives”

      10:00-10:30 Tore Nesset & Julia Kuznetsova “Volkov bojat’sja – v les ne xodit’. Finding needles in the haystack of the Russian National Corpus"

      10:30-11:00 Anastasia Makarova “Why attenuate? An experimental study of Russian attenuative verbs”

      11:00-11:30 Break

      11:30- 12:00 Stephen M. Dickey “Smooth Talking: Imperfective Verbs of Communication in the History of Russian”

      12:00-12:30 Laura A. Janda “Tense, Aspect, and Mood from the Perspective of Cognitive Linguistics”

      12:30-1:30 Lunch

      1:30-2:00 Anna Endresen “Where differences disappear: The Bermuda Triangle of the Russian prefix S-”

      2:00-2:30 Julia Kuznetsova “Verbal hapax legomena in the Russian National Corpus”

      2:30-3:00 Katya Pertsova “Lexical conservativity and paradigm gaps in Russian”

      3:00-3:30 Break

      3:30-4:30 Mark Turner “Speaking, Gesture, Bodily Stance: Studying Multimodal Communication in a Massive Dataset”


      Sponsors: Centre for Advanced Study, Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters; Center for Slavic, Eurasian, and East European Studies