WeCIEC 26

This is the schedule of the 26th Annual UCLA Indo-European Conference. Commonly referred to as a “West Coast Indo-European Conference” (WeCIEC), this installment took place on Oct. 24-25, 2014 at the University of California, Los Angeles and produced a proceedings volume available here.

DatePanel ChairSpeakerTalkTimeProceedings?
Oct 24, 2014Opening Remarks9:00–9:15 AM
Jessica DeLisiElizabeth Barber (Occidental College)From Mari Lwyd to Minotaur: It's Rituals All the Way Down9:15–9:45 AM
Joshua Katz (Princeton University)Initiatory Marrow9:45–10:15 AM
Break10:15–10:30 AM
Steven FaulknerKazuhiko Yoshida (Kyoto University)Hittite Mediopassives in -atta10:30–11:00 AM
Ivo Hajnal, Katharina Zipser (Universität Innsbruck)Phonological Movement in Luwian11:00–11:30 AM
Anthony Yates (UCLA)Accent 'Retraction' in Hittite: Toward a Unified Phonological Account11:30–12:00 PM
Lunch12:00–1:30 PM
Benjamin Fortson (University of Michigan)You say coquina, I say popina: Calling the whole thing off?1:30–2:30 PM
Break2:30–2:45 PM
Thomas MotterAdam Hyllested (University of Copenhagen)Proto-Indo-European and Albanian Phonotactics2:45–3:15 PM
Robin Meyer (University of Oxford)Verbal Adjectives in PIE *-lo-: Issues in Armenian Historical Morphology and Syntax3:15–3:45 PM
Break3:45–4:00 PM
Margaret EismeierChristina Guardiano (Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia)Formal Theories and the Analysis of Ancient Languages: Definite Articles in Ancient Greek4:00–4:30 PM
Chiara Bozzone (UCLA)The Grammar of Discourse Referents in Homer4:30–5:00 PM
Oct 25, 2014Toru MinamimotoKanehiro Nishimura (Kyoto University)The Roman King as an Indo-European Distributor9:15–9:45 AM
Teigo Onishi (Kyoto University)On the Development of the Suffix *-ti- in Latin and Sabellic9:45–10:15 AM
Break10:15–10:30 AM
Kaspars OzolinsJoseph Rhyne, Andrew Miles Byrd (University of Kentucky)Stressful Conversions: An Analysis of Internal Derivation within the Compositional Approach10:30–11:00 AM
Thomas Steer (Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)PIE *nh₂/₃ > *ng and New Indications for Laryngeal Hardening?11:00–11:30 AM
Ryan Sandell (UCLA)The Phonological Origins of Indo-European Long-Vowel ('Narten') Presents11:30–12:00 PM
Lunch12:00–1:30 PM
Claire Le Feuvre (Université de Paris-Sorbonne)Grains Not Famous and Other Traces of Indo-European Poetic Language in East Slavic1:30–2:30 PM
Break2:30–2:45 PM
Ryan SandellTimothy Barnes (Princeton University)Artemis ϝορθασια2:45–3:15 PM
Christina Skelton (Harvard University)Pamphylian: A Dialect and Language Contact Situation in Ancient Greek3:15–3:45 PM
Toru Minamimoto (UCLA)The Infinitive -διδουμεν 'to give' and the 'Aeolic' Inflection in Thessalian Greek3:45–4:15 PM
Break4:15–4:30 PM
Corey BarnesGašper Beguš (Harvard University)The Independent Svarita in External Sandhi4:30–5:00 PM
Jesse Lundquist (UCLA)Vedic -- Abstracts and the Reconstruction of Proterokinetic *-- Stems in PIE5:00–5:30 PM
Closing Remarks5:30–5:45 PM