At the end of September 2014 (25-27), two events will be hosted by the University of York which are jointly organised by the Minimalist Syntax Group at the Department of Language and Linguistic Science, at York and the Rethinking Comparative Syntax (ReCoS) project at the University of Cambridge.

Both events will take place at the University of York’s Humanities Research Center.

The first of these events is the 29th edition of the Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop  which will feature the following invited speakers:

Liliane Haegeman (Ghent)
Henk van Riemsdijk (Tilburg)
Jim Wood (Yale)

Click here for the Call for Papers
The second event will be a workshop on the State of the Art in Comparative Syntax.  The invited speakers for this workshop are:

Giuseppe Longobardi (York)
Commentator: Anders Holmberg (Newcastle)

David Pesetsky (MIT)
Commentator: Ian Roberts (Cambridge)

More information about this workshop including a call for papers can be found by following this link.

Further information about both of these events, including information about registration and accommodation,  will be posted in the news section on the right.

Theresa Biberauer & George Tsoulas.