syntax, semantics and pragmatics of tense, mood and aspect
Chronos is conference
dedicated to current research on the linguistics of time. In
particular, issues regarding syntax, semantics and pragmatics of
and aspect are addressed. The conference aims to bring together
researchers working on the topic with different perspectives.
Chronos conference is
held every two years. Former conferences took place in Groningen
(2002), Nice (2000), Valenciennes (1998), Brussels (1996) and Dunkerque
Special topic of Chronos 6: The role of linguistic and pragmatic information in temporal relations
A special session within
the colloquium will be dedicated to the didactics of tenses, mood and
aspect in romance, particularly French as a second language.
Official languages of the colloquium will be English and French.
Speakers and non-speakers
are kindly asked to participate with a fee corresponding to 100 swiss
francs or 65 euros). This fee will also cover coffees. If paying in
euros, please provide the exact amount since we won't have change back
available in euros.
Note that students and PhD
students can attend the conference without paying the fees. They must
however follow the ad hoc instructions, which are available HERE.
CONFERENCE REGISTRATION - Extended deadline
People wishing to
attend the conference are kindly requested to register no later than
THE CONFERENCE (with online abstracts)