Top End Linguistic Circle

4-5 July 1997 Meeting

All day Friday and Saturday in the Batchelor College Annexe
Katherine Hospital, Katherine

Friday 4 July Program:

7:00:
WHO'S WHO, COFFEE, GOSSIP etc.
7:30:
General business, incl. "whip around": who's doing what where, funding, conferences, etc.
11:00:
SMOKO
11:30:
July Waddy (SIL)
Case marking in Anindilyakwa
12:30:
Erika Charola, Jen Munro & Denise Angelo (KRALC)
Update on school-based language programs in the Katherine region
1:00:
LUNCH

2:00-4:00:   INTERPRETING ISSUES, convened by Colleen Rosas (OAD)

2:00:
Colleen Rosas (OAD)
Report of trial Aboriginal interpreting service
3:00:
Prudy McLaughlin (KRALC)
Nomo humbug! Training users of interpreters
3:30:
Ian Green (CALL, Batchelor College)
Update on interpreter training
4:00:
AFTERNOON TEA
4:30:
Eva Schultze-Berndt (MPI)
Co-verbs as co-predicates
5:00:
Denise Angelo & Eva Schultze-Berndt
Typology of compound verbs in the Katherine region
5:30:
BREAK
7:00:
MUNCHIES AT THE MEKHONG
(Thai restaurant, corner Stuart & Victoria Hwy)

Saturday 5 July Program:

9:00:
WARM UP, COFFEE, GOSSIP etc.
9:30:
Paul Kilpatrick (SIL)
Simultaneous speech in conversation: Evidence of simultaneous processing
10:30:
Paul Kroeger (SIL)
Clitic placement in Tagalog
11:00:
SMOKO
11:30:
David Nash
Patterns in grog terminology
12:30:
Patrick McConvell (NTU)
Hello cocky! The prehistory of bird names in Central Australia
1:00:
LUNCH
2:00:
Melanie Wilkinson (NT Dept Ed)
How to get language maintenance beyond the linguist?
3:00:
Jane Simpson (U Sydney)
[title to be advised]
4:00:
AFTERNOON TEA

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