July 31-Aug 2, 2009 • The University of California, Berkeley
ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR PARTICIPATION
The University of California, Berkeley
The Department of Linguistics at the University of California, Berkeley and the International Computer Science Institute are pleased to announce a conference in honor of Charles J. Fillmore on the occasion of his 80th birthday. The theme of the conference is Fillmore's contributions to Linguistics for nearly five decades.
We anticipate major sessions on Frame Semantics and Construction Grammar, along with other presentations linked specifically to Fillmore's work, and its relation to the allied fields of cognitive science, artificial intelligence, and natural language processing.
Special Guest Lecture
CHARLES J. FILLMORE
Please join us to celebrate a most important figure in Linguistics.
The Organizing Committee:
Collin F. Baker
Hans C. Boas
Miriam R. L. Petruck
The Dean of the Division of Social Sciences (UCB)
The Department of Linguistics (UCB)
The International Computer Science Institute
The Institute for Cognitive and Brain Sciences (UCB)
The Center for Japanese Studies (UCB)
John Benjamins Publishing Company