LinG Colloquium Series

Winter Term 2020-21


Unless announced otherwise, the LinG Colloquium will take place on Wednesdays, 4–6 pm (ct).


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Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, the meetings will not be held in the usual way but in the form of a video conference. For this the video conference provider Zoom will be used. Detailed information as to how to join the meetings will be shared via the LinG mailing list.

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Talks will be announced regularly via the LinG mailing list and on this website (see below).

This is a preliminary schedule that will be extended, and possibly altered, in the weeks to come.


  • November 4: NO MEETING
  • Novebmer 11: Gert Webelhuth (Frankfurt) - On the role of c-command in German
  • November 18: INTERNAL MEETING
  • November 25: Edgar Onea (Graz) - The Unbearable Simplicity of Topics
  • December 2: Beste Kamali (Berlin)
  • December 9: Leona Polyanskaya (Donostia)
  • December 16: Susi Wurmbrand (University of Vienna, Harvard University)
  • December 23: INTERNAL MEETING
  • January 13: NO MEETING due to the interdisciplinary workshop "Agency and Intentions in Language" (AIL)
  • January 20: Kyle Johnson (UMass Amherst)
  • January 27: Kathryn Davidson (Harvard)
  • February 3: Michal Starke (Brno)
  • February 10: Theresa Biberauer (Cambridge)




Term Coordinator:
Clemens Steiner-Mayr (Email)

General Coordinator:
Hedde Zeijlstra (Email)