• Roberta D'Alessandro

Upcoming talks/ Fall term


4-7 August: GLOW in Asia, [On the similarities and differences between diachronic & contact-induced syntactic change, with Mike Putnam and Silvia Terenghi]

12-15 September: LAGB, Belfast

[The origin of ergativity shift: on the interconnection of agreement, case, alignment, with

Pritha Chandra]

[On the similarities and differences between diachronic & contact-induced syntactic

change, with Mike Putnam and Silvia Terenghi]


16 September: Argument Structure and Alternations in Italo-Romance varieties Workshop, Naples, Federico II University



17-25 September: International Summer School on Romance Linguistics “Romance Languages in the Americas and in Africa, Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz



22-24 September: SinFonIJa, University of Udine


11 November: LILA (Lectures on Iranian Linguistics in Arizona) lecture [with Pritha Chandra]