john j. lowe



Conference Papers and Invited Talks

  • 'The Paradigmatic Status of Tense-Aspect Stem Participles in Rgvedic Sanskrit', to be presented at the Arbeitstagung der Indogermanische Gesellschaft "Adjectifs verbaux et participes dans les langues indo-européennes", Paris, 24 September 2014.
  • 'The Representation of Information Structure', presented at the LAGB 2014 Annual Meeting, The Queen's College, Oxford, 4 September 2014 (with Louise Mycock).
  • 'Prosodic marking of Focus: A Lexical-Functional Grammar analysis', presented at the LAGB 2014 Annual Meeting, The Queen's College, Oxford, 4 September 2014 (with Louise Mycock).
  • 'Issues in the Representation of Information Structure', presented at the workshop on "The Syntax and Information Structure of Unbounded Dependencies", 19th International Lexical-Functional Grammar Conference, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 20 July 2014 (with Louise Mycock). Earlier version presented at the 14th South of England LFG meeting, 10 May 2014.
  • 'S-structure Features for Information Structure Analysis', presented at the 19th International Lexical-Functional Grammar Conference, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 19 July 2014 (with Louise Mycock). Handout. Earlier version presented at the 14th South of England LFG meeting, 10 May 2014.
  • 'Gluing Meanings and Semantic Structures', poster presentation at the 19th International Lexical-Functional Grammar Conference, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 18 July 2014. Poster Handout
  • 'Transitive nouns and adjectives in the Ṛgveda', presented at Indo-Iranian and Indo-European, symposium in honour of Elizabeth Tucker, Wolfson College, Oxford, 21 June 2014.
  • 'Aorist Participles in the Ṛgveda', presented at the 6th International Vedic Workshop, Kozhikode, India, 10 January 2014. Earlier version presented at the 25th UCLA Indo-European Conference, 26 October 2013.
  • 'Partial (de)grammaticalization and its consequences: the English possessive', presented at the 21st International Conference on Historical Linguistics, University of Oslo, 6 August 2013.
  • 'Intonation-only marking of narrow Focus: a Lexical-Functional Grammar Analysis', presented at the 19th International Congress of Linguists, Geneva, 22 July 2013 (with Louise Mycock).
  • 'Transitive and Predicated Nominals in LFG', presented at the 18th International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference, Debrecen, 20 July 2013.
  • 'The Prosodic Encoding of Discourse Functions', presented at the 18th International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference, Debrecen, 19 July 2013 (with Louise Mycock).
  • 'Transitive Nominals in Old Avestan', presented at the 223rd Meeting of the American Oriental Society, Portland OR, 17 March 2013.
  • 'The English Possessive: Clitic and Affix', presented at the 87th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Boston MA, 3 January 2013. Extended versions presented at the 10th South of England LFG meeting, 23 February 2013, and at the University of Oxford General Linguistics Seminar, 18 November 2013.
  • 'Focus and the Syntax-Prosody Interface', invited talk at the Fachbereichskolloquium, FB Sprachwissenschaft, Universität Konstanz, 30 November 2012 (with Mary Dalrymple and Louise Mycock). Earlier version presented at the 9th South of England LFG meeting, SOAS London, 3 November 2012 (with Louise Mycock).
  • 'Transitive Nominals in Avestan', presented at the 24th UCLA Indo-European Conference, 26 October 2012. Abstract
  • 'Clitics inside constituents: a non-transformational account', presented at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Linguistics Association of Great Britain, University of Salford, 8 September 2012.
  • 'The synchronic (in)validity of diachronic reconstructions: participles in the Rgveda', presented at the Philological Society symposium 'Synchrony and diachrony: variation and change in language history', Worcester College, Oxford, 16 March 2012.
  • 'Clitic 'Movement' in a Parallel Architecture', invited talk at the University of Oxford General Linguistics Seminar, 13 February 2012.
  • 'Caland Adjectives in *-nt- and Participles in Sanskrit and Proto-Indo-European', presented at the 23rd UCLA Indo-European Conference, 28 October 2011. Abstract Handout
  • 'Word Order and Second Position in Ṛgvedic Sanskrit', presented at the 16th International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference, Hong Kong, 17 July 2011. Handout. Earlier version presented at the 5th South of England LFG meeting, SOAS London, 4 June 2011.

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