The syntax side of our Department was very well represented at GLOW in Asia IX that was held in the first week of September 2013, in Mie, Japan. No fewer than four presentations were given by faculty, current and former graduate students.
- Samuel Epstein, Hisatsugu Kitahara & Daniel Seely: Set Intersection in Bare Phrase Structure is Generable by Simplest Merge: Implications for Complementizer ‘Trace’ Explanation.
- David J. Medeiros: A Cyclic Linearization Approach to Polynesian VP-Remnant Movement.
- Tim Chou & Sujeewa Hettiarachchi: Sinhala Case Marking, Modality, and A-Movement.
- Troy Messick: Ellipsis and Reconstruction in Tough Infinitives.