Department of Italian

Modern & Medieval Languages

Department of Italian

CIDSM - 2nd Cambridge Italian Dialect Syntax Meeting

University of Cambridge

January 26th- 27th 2007

With the study of the syntax of Italian dialects gaining increasing importance over recent years, this meeting intends to bring together linguists from diverse theoretical frameworks working on any aspect of the syntax of Italian dialects.

Lo studio della sintassi di dialetti italiani ha assunto in questi ultimi anni un ruolo di grande rilevo e lo scopo dell'incontro � quindi quello di riunire studiosi di sintassi dei dialetti italiani di ogni quadro teorico, per incoraggiare una sana e proficua discussione sui fenomeni sintattici dei dialetti italiani.

Invited speakers:

Francesco Avolio

Richard Kayne

Nicola Munaro

Edgar Radtke

Registration Details

Registration is compulsory. Those who are interested in attending the meeting, whether presenting a paper or not, should send an e-mail to by 20 December to register (the registration fee is �6). Further information (including accommodation) will be provided in due course on our website: /italian/news

Contact: Roberta D'Alessandro