The sound of Indo-European
Phonetics, phonemics, and morphophonemics
An international conference, The sound of Indo-European – phonetics, phonemics, and morphophonemics, organised within the framework of the programme Roots of Europe – language, culture, and migrations, took place at the University of Copenhagen, 16-19 April 2009.
The general theme of the conference included phonetic, phonemic, and morphophonemic questions relating to either the Indo-European protolanguage and its prestages or to a specific branch of the Indo-European family.
Featured speakers were:
Dr. Eugen Hill (Ludwig-Maximillians-Universität München):
Hidden sound laws in the inflectional morphology of Proto-Indo-European
Professor, dr. Martin J. Kümmel (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg):
Typology and reconstruction: the IE consonants and vowels
Professor Brent Vine (University of California, Los Angeles):
PIE mobile accent in Italic: further evidence
The lectures were open to the public.
Questions should be addressed to Bjarne Simmelkjær Sandgaard Hansen or to one of the other members of the organizing committee.