practical information click here.
is now available:
There will be three workshops
in addition to the general sessions.
Paula Fikkert (University
John A. Hawkins
(University of Southern California)
Kyle Johnson (UMass
Paul Kiparsky (Stanford
(University of Lund)
(University of Tromsø/Durham)
on first language acquisition
on Bilingual Behavior in Teenage Groups
on Generative Approaches to Finnic Languages
list of the speakers for the General
be viewed here.
See the text
of the call for papers sent out on June 19, 2001
You will find
tourist information about Tromsø here.
The university campus is situated about 4 km to the north of downtown
A list of hotels
can be found here.
campus can be reached from downtown by bus no. 20 in 10-15 minutes. The
fare is 21,- NOK. A map of downtown indicating the no. 20 bus stop at "Aagaardbygget"
can be viewed here, and the bus schedule can be
viewed in pdf-format here.
The university can be reached by foot from downtown in 30-40 minutes.
bus runs between the airport and downtown. The schedule can be downloaded
in pdf-format here.
The fare is 35,- NOK. Notice that the last airport
bus on Wednesday night leaves from the airport at 22.35!
A taxi between
the airport and downtown costs approx. 100,- NOK.
are welcome to register on Wednesday evening (the 9th) between 6 and 9
p.m. at the downtown bar "Strøket" in Storgata 52 (up an alley opposite
the church), see map.
A partially sponsored lunch will be organized
each day of the conference in the canteen in "Hovedgården" (the Administration
Building). Tickets for these lunches will be sold
at the registration Wednesday night and
at the price of 75,- NOK a piece.
Sandwiches, snacks, and light meals can
be bought in canteens on campus Thursday and Friday, but all canteens will
be closed on Saturday.
night the 12th from 7.30 p.m. there will be a conference dinner at the
downtown student house "Driv" in Søndre Tollbodgate 3B, see map.
International Film Festival
the conference (January 15-20) is an international film festival, which
you will soon be able to read about here
(this yearss program is to appear 5 January).