The program is now final, and we don’t expect any additional change to be made to it. See you all soon!

10:00-10:30 Registration  
10:30-11:30 Plenary: Frans Hinskens The Afrikaans reduction of medial voiced obstruents: determinants, rule typology and origin (pdf)
11:30-12:05 Nina Brink Afrikaans speaking children’s first form-meaning mappings (pdf)
12:05-12:40 Michelle White, Kate Huddlestone & Roeline Bastiaanse
The comprehension of negation in the L1 acquisition of Afrikaans (pdf)
Lunch Break
2:00-2:35 René Backhouse, Johan Oosthuizen
Casting some ‘light’ on small clauses in Afrikaans (pdf)
 2:35-3:10 Timothy Colleman, Gerhard van Huyssteen, Arie Verhagen A constructionist account of the weg-construction(s) of Afrikaans (pdf)
3:30-4:05 Daan Wissing Afrikaans on the move: evidence from its word stress formation (pdf)
4:05-4:40 Andrew Lamont The small matter of the Afrikaans diminutive (pdf)
4:40-5:15 Andreas Baumann Stabilizing determinants in the transmission of phonotactic systems: on the emergence of the Afrikaans consonant-cluster inventory (pdf)
8:45-9:20 Dario Rens The anticausative prominence in Afrikaans (pdf)
9:20-9:55 Daniel Van Olmen, Adri Breed, Ben Verhoeven A typological and questionnaire-based approach to the human impersonal pronouns in Afrikaans (pdf)
9:55-10:30 Bertus van Rooy,
Haidee Kruger
Syntactic variation in direct and indirect speech constructions (pdf)
10:45-11:45 Plenary: Jac Conradie Where is ‘het’ heading? (pdf)
11:45-12:20 Ernst Kotzé Complementation and modification patterns in adjectives: a comparison of Afrikaans and Dutch (pdf)
Lunch Break
1:45-2:20 Yolandi Ribbens-Klein Acoustic explorations towards a sociophonetics of Afrikaans /r/ variation (pdf)
2:20-2:55 Andries W. Coetzee, Patrice Beddor, Dominique Bouavichith, Justin Craft, Daan Wissing Tone and plosive voicing in Afrikaans: an imbalanced system of contrast (pdf)
2:55-3:30 Johanita Kirsten Mens moet maar aanpas – Recent changes in Afrikaans generic pronoun use (pdf)
3:45-4:20 Benito Trollip, Frans Hinskens
The linking element in Afrikaans compounds: testing the effects of cognitive and formal determinants (pdf)
4:20-4:55 Gerhard van Huyssteen Multiword proper names in compounds and derivations: Towards a morphographemic model of choice (pdf)