The Department of French and Italian

Italian Placement Testing on 08/28 in HRH 2.106B @ 1:30 pm


CHRONOS is a series of biannual conferences devoted to current research on the morphology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics of markers of tense, aspect, mood, and modality. The conferences welcome presentations from scholars who approach linguistic research from different perspectives and embrace different theoretical frameworks. The current meeting will include a parasession in Romance languages.

Plenary Speakers: Piermarco Bertinetto, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa

Thu, October 2, 2008

Important Dates Call for papers to appear: December 1, 2007 Deadline for Abstract Submission: March 1, 2008 Abstract Acceptance Notification: May 1, 2008 Program Announcement: September 1, 2008 Deadline for Early Registration: September 15, 2008 Conference Dates: October 2-5, 2008

Links to papers

On modal tenses and tensed modals Brenda Laca

The distribution of hodiernality distinctions in the world's languages Östen Dahl

Sponsored by: The University of Texas Departments: Linguistics, French and Italian

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Tavola Italiana

Informal Italian conversation practice Fridays 3-4pm at the Texas Union's Cactus Café. Open to all students of Italian. Contact Antonella Olson for more information.

Le Cercle français

Informal French conversation practice Fridays in the Texas Union's Cactus Café from 3-4pm. Open to all students of French. Contact Nancy Guilloteau for more information.


Italian Placement Testing 

Professor Antonella will be administering placement exams on Monday, August 28th in HRH 2.106B at 1:30 pm. If you are seeking to take an Italian Language Placement Test, please attend this session. Due to time constraints makeups are not guranteed.

Cineforum Italiano

Hosting Italian films with English subtitles every Thursdays at 8:00 pm in Mezes B0.306. 

  • Department of French and Italian

    University of Texas at Austin
    201 W 21st Street STOP B7600
    HRH 2.114A
    Austin, TX 78712-1800