This is the schedule of the 19th Annual UCLA Indo-European Conference. Commonly referred to as a “West Coast Indo-European Conference” (WeCIEC), this installment took place on Nov. 2–3, 2007 at the University of California, Los Angeles.

For papers with the symbol, a revised version was published in the conference’s proceedings volume; the symbol links to the program’s publication page, also available here.

Day 1: Friday, November 2, 2007

8:45–9:00 AM

Opening Remarks

Panel I, chaired by Tim Dempsey (UCLA)

10:30–10:45 AM


Panel II, chaired by Moss Pike (UCLA)

12:15–1:45 PM


2:45–3:00 PM


Panel III, chaired by Anna Pagé (UCLA)

4:30–4:45 PM


Panel IV, chaired by Kaspars Ozolins (UCLA)

  • 4:45–5:15 PM

    Hans Henrich Hock

    University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

    Early Germanic Agreement with Mixed-Gender Antecedents

  • 5:15–5:45 PM

    Adam Hyllested

    University of Copenhagen

    Indo-European Substrates in Balto-Slavic Revisited

  • 5:45–6:15 PM

    Joshua T. Katz

    Princeton University

    Not Very Indo-European: Russian ochen

Day 2: Saturday, November 3, 2007

Panel V, chaired by Andrew Byrd (UCLA)

10:30–10:45 AM


Panel VI, chaired by Elizabeth Thornton (UCLA)

  • 10:45–11:15 AM

    Patrick Taylor

    Houghton Mifflin

    Bhiṣma on the Plain of Olympia: Indic Perspectives on Some Fragments of the Hesiodic Corpus

  • 11:15–11:45 AM

    Timothy Barnes

    Harvard University

    Av. hauruuatāt- amərə(ta)tāt-, Gk. ἀνδροτῆτα καὶ ἥβην: On the Prehistory of Greek Ritual Language

  • 11:45–12:15 PM
12:15–1:45 PM


Featured Speakers

  • 1:45–2:45 PM

    Elisabeth Rieken

    Universität Marburg

    apel, bili-, ebeli: The Origins of Pronominal -l- in Anatolian

2:45–3:00 PM


Panel VII, chaired by Sherrylyn Branchaw (UCLA)

Panel VIII, chaired by Kanehiro Nishimura (UCLA)

5:00–5:15 PM

Closing Remarks