Tuesday, 28 December
143. Language Change: Premodern Syntax and Meter
10:15–11:30 a.m., Commonwealth Hall C, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Language Change
Presiding: Irmengard Rauch, Univ. of California, Berkeley
1. “Verb Order in Subordinate Clauses: Old High German to Early Modern German,” Christopher Sapp, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
2. “Language Change and Metrical Change in the English Alliterative Tradition,” Geoffrey R. Russom, Brown Univ.