Institut für Linguistik: Anglistik

Dr. Giorgos Spathas 
giorgos.spathas@ifla.uni-stuttgart.de / g.spathas@gmail.com  
Universität Stuttgart
Institut für Linguistik: Anglistik

Azenbergstr. 12
Raum 3.004
D-70174 Stuttgart

Telefon +49 711/685-84866

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Research Interests 
  • Syntax-Semantics interface
  • Syntax-Prosody interface
  • Binding Theory
  • Focus Theory
  • Argument and Event Structure
  • Agreement and phi-features




  • A dedicated possessive reflexive in English. SLE 48th Annual Meeting, Locally Bound Possessives Workshop, Leiden University, 2-5 September, Leiden, The Netherlands.
  • Nominal ellipsis and the interpretation of gender in Greek. Sinn und Bedeutung 20, University of Tübingen, 9-12 September, Tübingen, Germany. [with Yasu Sudo (UCL)]
  • On the prosody of focus associating operators in Greek: the contribution of phrasing. ICGL12, Freie Universität Berlin, 16-19 September, Berlin, Germany. [with Stella Gryllia (Leiden)] 
  • Promiscuous by-phrases in Greveniotika Greek. ICGL12, Freie Universität Berlin, 16-19 September, Berlin, Germany. [with Stergios Chatzikyriakidis (LIRMM/ University of Montpellier 2) and Dimitris Michelioudakis (York)]


  • Thematic workshop The Grammar of Greek Focus, organized with Stella Gryllia (Leiden).
    Hosted by the 12th International Conference on Greek Linguistics (ICGL12), Centrum Modernes Griechenland, Freie Universität Berlin, 16-19 September, Berlin, Germany.