Lehrstuhl - Linguistik des Englischen - Prof. Dr. S. Winkler

Dr. Andreas Konietzko

Englisches Seminar der Universität Tübingen
Wilhelmstraße 50
72074 Tübingen
Germany

Office: Brechtbau 469
Tel: +(49) (0) 7071 29-78455

Research areas: syntax and its interfaces to information structure and semantics, experimental syntax and psycholinguistics, comparative linguistics

In particular:

  • ellipsis, reduced clauses, and proforms
  • extraction, islands and freezing phenomena
  • word order variation and information structure
  • syntax and information structure of relative clauses
  • the processing of reorganized language

Teaching summer term 2018


Teaching winter term 2017/2018


Previous courses


Upcoming events:

Publications:

In prep.:

Konietzko, A. and S. Winkler. The Opacity of Subject Islands in German.
Geiger, L. D. and A. Konietzko. The Licensing of DP Splits.
Fortmann, Ch., A. Konietzko and S. Winkler. Fragmentary Subordinate Clauses.



Monographs:

Book cover

Konietzko, A. 2016. Bare Argument Ellipsis and Focus. Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 233. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins. Publisher



Journal articles, book chapters, proceedings papers:

Hartmann, J. M., M. Jäger, A. Konietzko and S. Winkler. submitted. Introduction. In J. M. Hartmann, M. Jäger, A. Kehl, A. Konietzko and S. Winkler (eds.), Freezing: Theoretical Approaches and Empirical Domains. Berlin/New York: De Gruyter.

Konietzko, A. submitted. Heavy NP Shift in Context: On the Interaction of Information Structure and Extraction from Shifted Constituents. In J. M. Hartmann, M. Knecht, A. Konietzko and S. Winkler (eds.) Freezing: Theoretical Approaches and Empirical Domains. Studies in Generative Grammar. Berlin/New York: de Gruyter.

Konietzko, A., S. Winkler and P. W. Culicover. accepted. Heavy NP Shift does not Cause Freezing. Canadian Journal of Linguistics / Revue Canadienne de Linguistique.

De Kuthy, K. and A. Konietzko. to appear. Information Structural Constraints on PP Topicalization from NPs. In V. Egerland, V. Molnár and S. Winkler (eds.) Architecture of Topic. Studies in Generative Grammar. Berlin/New York: de Gruyter.

Konietzko, A., J. Radó and S. Winkler. to appear. Focus constraints on relative clause antecedents in sluicing. In S. Featherston, R. Hörnig, S. von Wietersheim and S. Winkler (eds.) Information Structure and Semantic Processing. Linguistische Arbeiten. Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter.

Konietzko, A. and K. Lidzba. to appear. The Processing of Argument Structure: A Comparison between Patients with Early Left-hemispheric Brain Lesions and Healthy Controls. In S. Featherston, R. Hörnig, S. von Wietersheim and S. Winkler (eds.) Information Structure and Semantic Processing. Linguistische Arbeiten. Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter.

Radó J., A. Konietzko and W. Sternefeld. to appear. Telescoping in Relative Clauses: Experimental Evidence. In M. Krifka and M. Schenner (eds.), Reconstruction Effects in Relative Clauses. Berlin: de Gruyter.

Hohaus, V. and A. Konietzko. 2017. (Pseudo-)Extraction from VP-proforms: The Case of the Comparative Clause. In Elitzur A. Bar-Asher Siegal (ed.) Proceedings of IATL 31. MIT Working Papers in Linguistics 82, 53-65.

Hartmann, J., A. Konietzko and M. Salzmann. 2016. On the limits of non-parallelism in ATB movement. In: S. Featherston and Y. Versley (eds.), Firm Foundations: Quantitative Approaches to Grammar and Grammatical Change, 51-83. Berlin: de Gruyter.

Lidzba, K., A. Konietzko, E. Schwilling, I. Krägeloh-Mann and S. Winkler. 2013. Processing of non-canonical word-order: a case-series on lesion-induced reorganized language and age-effects in typical development. Brain and Language 127(3), 377-387.

Schwilling, E., K. Lidzba, A. Konietzko, S. Winkler and I. Krägeloh-Mann. 2012. Language skills in patients with reorganized language. In: B. Stolterfoht and S. Featherston (eds.) Empirical Approaches to Linguistic Theory: Studies in Meaning and Structure, 291-316. Berlin de Gruyter.

Schwilling, E., I. Krägeloh-Mann, A. Konietzko, S. Winkler and I. K. Lidzba. 2012. Testing the lanuage of German celebral palsy patients with right hemispheric language organization after early left hemispheric damage. Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics, 26(2), 135-147.

Konietzko, A. and S. Winkler. 2010. Contrastive Ellipsis: Mapping between syntax and information structure. Lingua 120(6), 1436-1457.

Schwilling, A., K. Lidzba, S. Winkler, A. Konietzko and I. Krägeloh-Mann. 2010. Pilotstudie zur Erfassung spezifischer Aspekte der Sprachverarbeitung bei Patienten mit läsionsinduziert rechtshemisphärischer Sprachreorganisation. In M. Wahl, C. Stahl, S. Hanne and T. Fritzsche (eds.), Spektrum Patholinguistik 3, 175-180. Universitätsverlag Potsdam.

Konietzko, A. 2009. Parallelism and Information Structure: ATB-Extraction from Coordinate Ellipsis, in: S. Featherston and S. Winkler (eds.), The Fruits of Empirical Linguistics: Volume 2, Product, 179-195. Berlin: de Gruyter.

Conference papers and talks:

2018:

Hohaus, Vera and Andreas Konietzko: "The puzzle from VP proforms in comparative clauses", 40. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS 2018), , Workshop: Reference beyond the DP. Towards a Crosslinguistic Typology of the Syntax and Semantics of Proforms, Universität Stuttgart, 7-9 March, 2018.

Geiger, Lorenz Dietmar and Andreas Konietzko: "To Split, or not to Split, that is the Question under Discussion", Linguistic Evidence, University of Tübingen, February 15-17, 2018 (alternate talk).

2017:

Geiger, Lorenz Dietmar and Andreas Konietzko: "DP splits: A challenge for the left periphery", Workshop on Word Order in the Left Periphery (WOLP2017), University of Oslo, 17-18 October, 2017.

2016:

Hohaus, Vera and Andreas Konietzko: "VP-proforms in comparative clauses: a contrastive view on English and German", Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken, 7. December, 2016 (invited talk).

Fortmann, Christian, Andreas Konietzko and Susanne Winkler: "Fragmentary subordinate clauses", Workshop on Fragments, Saarland University, 13-14 October 2016.

Konietzko, Andreas, Susanne Winkler, Peter Culicover (2016). "Heavy NP shift does not cause freezing", Linguistic Evidence, University of Tübingen, February 18-20, 2016.

2015:

Hohaus, Vera and Andreas Konietzko: "VP-proforms and Logical Form: The perspective from English and German", Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics: 31st Annual Meeting (IATL 31), Bar Ilan University, Israel, 13-14 October, 2015 (alternate talk).

Konietzko, Andreas: "Freezing Effects in DP-split Constructions", Workshop on Freezing: Theoretical Approaches and Empirical Domains, University of Tübingen, 3-4 July 2015.

Konietzko, Andreas, Michael Kramer and Susanne Winkler: "Aspectual mismatches in English Verb Phrase Ellipsis: An experimental approach", Grasping Ellipsis, 4-5 May 2015, Unicamp, Campinas, Brasil.

2014:

Konietzko, Andreas: "Topicalization: Extraction and Resumption in Islands", Architecture of Topic Workshop, Lund, December 12-13, 2014.

Konietzko, Andreas, Eleonore Schwilling, Marion Knecht, Nancy Nickisch, Karen Lidzba, Ingeborg Krägeloh-Mann and Susanne Winkler: "The processing of argument structure in patients with early uni-lateral brain lesions and healthy controls", Linguistic Evidence 2014: Empirical, theoretical and computational perspectives, Tübingen, February 13-15, 2014.

2013:

Konietzko, Andreas: "Bare Argument Ellipsis and Focus". Workshop on Focus and Comparative Syntax, Tübingen, December 16-17, 2013.

2012:

Hartmann, Jutta M., Andreas Konietzko and Martin Salzmann: "On the Limits of Non-Parallelism in ATB-Movement. Experimental Evidence for strict syntactic Identity", Workshare 2012, Nantes, November 2-3, 2012.

Konietzko, Andreas, Janina Radó, and Wolfgang Sternefeld: "Telescoping in relative clauses: experimental evidence." Variables workshop, Tübingen, July 2012.

Hartmann, Jutta M., Andreas Konietzko and Martin Salzmann: "On the Limits of Non-parallelism in ATB-movement. Experimental Evidence for Strict Identity", Linguistic Evidence: Empirical, theoretical and computational perspectives, Tübingen University, February 9-11, 2012.

2011:

Sternefeld, Wolfgang and Andreas Konietzko: "Telescoping by Continuations", Reconstruction Effects in Relative Clauses, ZAS Berlin, July 8-9 2011.

2010:

Schwilling, Eleonore, Andreas Konietzko, Karen Lidzba, Susanne Winkler & Ingeborg Krägeloh-Mann: "Testing the Language of Patients with Right Hemispheric Language Reorganization" 13th Meeting of the International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association, 23-26 June 2010, University of Oslo.

Konietzko, Andreas: "Covert Syntax and Surface Word Order in Bare Argument Ellipsis" Workshop on Focus, Contrast and Givenness in Interaction with Extraction and Deletion, March 26-27, 2010, University of Tübingen.

Konietzko, Andreas: "Covert Syntax and Surface Word Order in Bare Argument Ellipsis" The 19th Southeast Conference on Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Film, Special Session: Germanic Linguistics: Syntax, Phonology, and Pragmatics - The Division of Labor, February 26, 2010, Univeristy of South Florida, Tampa.

Schwilling, Eleonore, Andreas Konietzko, Karen Lidzba, Susanne Winkler & Ingeborg Krägeloh-Mann: "Language Outcome in Patients with Lesion-induced Right Hemispheric Language Organization", Conference: Linguistic Evidence 2010 Empirical, theoretical and computational perspectives, 11-13 February 2010, University of Tübingen.

2009:

Konietzko, Andreas: "Parallelism Conditions on Bare Argument Ellipsis", Roundtable: "Analyzing Ambiguity - Linguistic Perspectives", 7. November 2009. University of Tübingen.

Winkler, Susanne, Andreas Konietzko, Ingeborg Krägeloh-Mann, Karen Lidzba & Eleonore Schwilling: "Reorganized Language and the Syntax-IS-Interface", Workshop on Information Structure in the Theory of Grammar and in Language Acquisition, 18-19 September, 2009, Lund University.

Winkler, Susanne, Ingeborg Krägeloh-Mann & Andreas Konietzko: "Reorganized Language: Neural and linguistic Aspects", 2nd Workshop on Semantic Processing, Logic and Cognition17-18 April, 2009, University of Tübingen.

2008:

Konietzko, Andreas: "The Syntax and Information Structure of Bare Argument Ellipsis" 18th International Congress of Linguists, 21.-26. July 2008, Korea University, Seoul.

Konietzko, Andreas "Parallelismus und Informationsstuktur: ATB-Extraktion aus elliptischen Strukturen" DSWI Tagung, 14. - 16. February 2008, University of Rome "Sapienza".

Konietzko, Andreas "Ellipsis, ATB-extraction and Information Structure: What aber Imposes but und Can't" International Conference on Linguistic Evidence, 31. January - 02. Februar 2008, University of Tübingen.

2007:

Konietzko, Andreas: "Topics in Bare Argument Ellipsis" The 4th of July Linguistics Fest 2007, University of Tübingen.

Konietzko, Andreas and Sam Featherston: "On the Syntax of Bare Argument Ellipsis in English and German" Workshop on Coordination, Subordination and Ellipsis, 6.- 7. June 2007, University of Tübingen.

Konietzko, Andreas and Susanne Winkler: "Contrastive Ellipsis: Mapping between Syntax and Information Structure" 3rd Workshop on Contrast, 3. - 4. May 2007, ZAS Berlin.

Konietzko, Andreas, Jens Maier, Katharina Musiol and Susanne Winkler "Contrastive Ellipsis: Dimensions of Information Structure" Round Table: Information Structure and the Acquisition of Grammar, 3. - 4. March 2007, University of Tübingen.

Posters:

Konietzko, Andreas and Susanne Winkler (2016). "Licensing aspectual mismatches in English verb phrase ellipsis", poster presented at Linguistic Evidence, University of Tübingen, February 18-20, 2016.

Konietzko, Andreas and Vera Hohaus: "On the Concept of Proforms", Poster presented at: 45th Poznań Linguistic Meeting, PLM 2015, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, 17-19 September 2015.

Konietzko, Andreas: "Information Structural Constraints on Bare Argument Ellipsis: A Comparison between Online and Offline Evidence", Poster presented at: Linguistic Evidence 2014: Empirical, theoretical and computational perspectives, Tübingen, February 13-15, 2014.

Andreas Konietzko, Eleonore Schwilling, Karen Lidzba, Ingeborg Krägeloh-Mann, Nancy Nickisch & Susanne Winkler: "Processing Complex Syntax in Reorganized Language", Poster presentet at: Linguistic Evidence: Empirical, theoretical and computational perspectives, Tübingen University, February 9-11, 2012.

Konietzko, Andreas, Eleonore Schwilling, Karen Lidzba, Susanne Winkler & Ingeborg Krägeloh-Mann: "Processing Topicalization: A Comparison between Left-hemispheric and Reorganized Right-hemispheric Lanugage." Poster presented at the 11th International Science of Aphasia Conference , Aug 27 - Sep 01, 2010, Potsdam, Germany.

Konietzko, Andreas "Exploring Bare Argument Ellipsis: Experimental Studies on Contrastive Focus and Word Order" Poster presented at the Frühjahrstagung der Gesellschaft für linguistische Datenverarbeitung, 11.- 13. April 2007, University of Tübingen. (Poster)

Last updated: 14 February 2018