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    to appear: Bacskai-Atkari, Julia, Subject-object asymmetries and the development of relative clauses between Late Middle English and Early Modern English. Transactions of the Philological Society. [link]

    to appear: Bacskai-Atkari, Julia, Die Kasushierarchie und Asymmetrien in Relativsätzen des Alemannischen. In: Augustin Speyer & Jenny Diener (eds.) Syntax aus Saarbrücker Sicht 6: Beiträge der SaRDiS-Tagung zur Dialektsyntax. Stuttgart: Steiner.

    to appear: Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2024) Complementisers, word order and a non-cartographic approach to the CP-domain. In: Ángel J. Gallego & Dennis Ott (eds.) Cartography and explanatory adequacy. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [link]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2023) Relative clauses in South Slavic and the predictability of morphosyntactic features. In: Petr Biskup, Marcel Börner, Olav Mueller-Reichau & Iuliia Shcherbina (eds.) Advances in formal Slavic linguistics 2021. Berlin: Language Science Press. 39–60. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2023) Syntactic paradigms, markedness and similative markers in comparative and relative clauses. In: Thomas Strobel & Helmut Weiß (eds.) Grammatical gaps: Definition, typology and theory. Hamburg: Helmut Buske Verlag. 141–164. [link]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2023) The syntax of functional left peripheries: Clause typing in West Germanic and beyond. Berlin: Language Science Press. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2022) Clause types (and clausal complementation) in Germanic. In: Sebastian Kürschner & Antje Dammel (eds.) Oxford Encyclopedia of Germanic Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2022) Information structure, functional left peripheries, and the history of a Hungarian interrogative marker. In: Barbara Egedi & Veronika Hegedűs (eds.) Functional heads across time: Syntactic reanalysis and change. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 111–135. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2022) Discourse-driven asymmetries between embedded interrogatives and relative clauses in West Germanic. In: Nicholas Catasso, Marco Coniglio & Chiara De Bastiani (eds.) Language change at the interfaces: Intrasentential and intersentential phenomena. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 189–214. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2021) Verdoppelungen in Relativsätzen und der Status von Relativpartikeln in Dialekten des Deutschen. In: Augustin Speyer & Julia Hertel (eds.) Syntax aus Saarbrücker Sicht 4: Beiträge der SaRDiS-Tagung zur Dialektsyntax. Stuttgart: Steiner. 11–30. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2021) Degree semantics, polarity, and the grammaticalisation of comparative operators into complementisers. In: Jóhannes Gísli Jónsson & Thórhallur Eythórsson (eds.) Syntactic features and the limits of syntactic change. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 15–39. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia & Éva Dékány (2021) Cyclic changes in Hungarian relative clauses. In: Jóhannes Gísli Jónsson & Thórhallur Eythórsson (eds.) Syntactic features and the limits of syntactic change. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 40–63. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2020) English relative clauses in a cross-Germanic perspective. Nordlyd 44. 93–115. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2020) German V2 and Doubly Filled COMP in West Germanic. The Journal of Comparative Germanic Linguistics 23.2. 125–160. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2020) Doubly Filled COMP und polare Fragen im Westgermanischen. In: Augustin Speyer & Julia Hertel (eds.) Syntax aus Saarbrücker Sicht 3: Beiträge der SaRDiS-Tagung zur Dialektsyntax. Stuttgart: Steiner. 213–232. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2020) Non-degree equatives and reanalysis: A case study of doubling patterns in German and Hungarian. In: Veronika Hegedűs & Irene Vogel (eds.) Approaches to Hungarian 16: Papers from the 2017 Budapest conference. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 5–23. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2020) Changes affecting relative clauses in Late Modern English. In: Merja Kytö & Erik Smitterberg (eds.) Late Modern English: Novel encounters. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 91–115. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2020) Equatives, comparatives, and polarity in Slavic. In: Teodora Radeva-Bork & Peter Kosta (eds.) Current developments in Slavic Linguistics. Twenty years after (based on selected papers from FDSL 11). Berlin: Peter Lang. 91–104. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2019) Syntactic features and clause typing in Middle English polar questions: A case study on the Wycliffe Bible. In: Merja Stenroos, Martti Mäkinen, Kjetil Vikhamar Thengs & Oliver Martin Traxel (eds.) Current explorations in Middle English. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang. 137–153. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2019) Towards a Fanselownian analysis of degree expressions. In: Jessica M. M. Brown, Andreas Schmidt & Marta Wierzba (eds.) Of trees and birds: A Festschrift for Gisbert Fanselow. Potsdam: Universitätsverlag Potsdam. 95–106. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2018) Doubly Filled COMP in Czech and Slovenian interrogatives. In: Denisa Lenertová, Roland Meyer, Radek Šimík & Luka Szucsich (eds.) Advances in formal Slavic linguistics 2016. Berlin: Language Science Press. 1–23. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2018) Complementizers and negative polarity in German hypothetical comparatives. In: Christine Dimroth & Stefan Sudhoff (eds.) The grammatical realization of polarity contrast: Theoretical, empirical, and typological approaches. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 89–108. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2018) Clause typing in main clauses and V1 conditionals in Germanic. In: Mailin Antomo & Sonja Müller (eds.) Non-canonical verb positioning in main clauses. Hamburg: Helmut Buske Verlag. 179–200. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2018) Marking finiteness and low peripheries. Huba Bartos, Marcel den Dikken, Zoltán Bánréti & Tamás Váradi (eds.) Boundaries crossed, at the interfaces of morphosyntax, phonology, pragmatics and semantics. Dordrecht: Springer. 183–198. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2018) The relative cycle in Hungarian declaratives. In: Ana Maria Martins & Adriana Cardoso (eds.) Word order change. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 68–87. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2018) Deletion phenomena in comparative constructions: English comparatives in a cross-linguistic perspective. Berlin: Language Science Press. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2018) Deutsche Dialekte und ein anti-kartografischer Ansatz zur CP-Domäne. In: Augustin Speyer & Philipp Rauth (eds.) Syntax aus Saarbrücker Sicht 2: Beiträge der SaRDiS-Tagung zur Dialektsyntax. Stuttgart: Steiner. 9–29. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2017) Ambiguity and the internal structure of comparative complements in Greek. In: Thanasis Georgakopoulos, Theodossia-Soula Pavlidou, Miltos Pechlivanos, Artemis Alexiadou, Jannis Androutsopoulos, Alexis Kalokairinos, Stavros Skopeteas & Katerina Stathi (eds.) Proceedings of the ICGL12, Vol. 1. Berlin: Edition Romiosini/CeMoG. 231–242. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2017) Structural ambiguity and case assignment in Hungarian clausal and phrasal comparatives. In: Harry van der Hulst & Anikó Lipták (eds.) Approaches to Hungarian 15: Papers from the 2015 Leiden conference. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 35–63. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2016) Towards a cross-linguistic typology of marking polarity in embedded degree clauses. Acta Linguistica Hungarica 63.4. 389–409. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2016) On the diachronic development of a Hungarian declarative complementiser. Transactions of the Philological Society 114.1. 95–116. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2015) Information structure and clausal comparatives in Czech and Polish. In: Gerhild Zybatov, Petr Biskup, Marcel Guhl, Claudia Hurtig, Olav Mueller-Reichau & Maria Yastrebova (eds.) Slavic grammar from a formal perspective: The 10th anniversary FDSL conference, Leipzig 2013. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang. 27–42. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2015) Parenthesis and comparative operator deletion. In: Marlies Kluck, Dennis Ott & Mark de Vries (eds.) Parenthesis and ellipsis: Cross-linguistic and theoretical perspectives. Berlin: Mouton De Gruyter. 23–46. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2014) Cyclical change in Hungarian comparatives. Diachronica 31.4. 465–505. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2014) Structural case and ambiguity in reduced comparative subclauses in English and German. Acta Linguistica Hungarica 61.4. 363–378. [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia & Éva Dékány (2014) From non-finite to finite subordination: The history of embedded clauses. In: Katalin É. Kiss (ed.) The evolution of functional left peripheries in Hungarian syntax. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 148–223. [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2014) The syntax of comparative constructions: Operators, ellipsis phenomena and functional left peripheries. Potsdam: Universitätsverlag Potsdam. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2013) Attributive Komparativ-Tilgung als VP-Ellipse. In: Elisabeth Knipf-Komlósi, Peter Öhl, Attila Péteri, Attila & Roberta V. Rada (eds.) Sprache(n) und Disziplinen im Wandel: Akten der 21. internationalen Linguistiktage der Gesellschaft für Sprache und Sprachen, Budapest, 7–9 Juni 2012. Budapest: Germanistisches Institut der Eötvös-Loránd-Universität. 19–26. [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2013) Reanalysis in Hungarian comparative subclauses. In: Christer Platzack & Valéria Molnár (eds.) Approaches to Hungarian 13: Papers from the 2011 Lund conference. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 5–32. [link] [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2013) On the syntax-prosody mapping in Hungarian comparatives. In: Péter Szigetvári (ed.) VLlxx: Papers in linguistics presented to László Varga on his 70th birthday. Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó. 257–277. [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2012) The diachronic system of the left periphery of subordinate clauses in Hungarian. In: Balázs Surányi (ed.) Proceedings of the Second Central European Conference in Linguistics for Postgraduate Students. Budapest: Pázmány Péter Catholic University. 3–23. [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia & Gergely Kántor (2012) Deletion in Hungarian, Finnish and Estonian comparatives. Finno-Ugric Languages and Linguistics 1.1–2. 44–66. [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2012) Reducing Attributive Comparative Deletion. The Even Yearbook 10. 1–25. [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2012) English comparatives and parameters. In: Mária Gósy & Attila Péteri (eds.) Tanulmányok: Nyelvtudományi Doktori Iskola. [Essays: Doctoral School for Linguistic Sciences] Budapest: Eötvös Loránd University. 23–37. [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia & Gergely Kántor (2011) Elliptical comparatives revisited. In: Vadim Kimmelman, Natalia Korotkova & Igor Yanovich (eds.) Proceedings of MOSS 2: Moscow Syntax and Semantics. Cambridge, MA: MIT Working Papers in Linguistics. 19–34. [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia & Gergely Kántor (2011) Elliptical comparatives in Finnish, Estonian, and Hungarian. In: Sándor Csúcs, Nóra Falk, Viktória Tóth & Gábor Zaicz (eds.) Congressus XI. Internationalis Fenno-Ugristarum Pars VI: Dissertationes symposiorum ad linguisticam. Piliscsaba: Reguly Társaság. 234–241. [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2010) Parametric variation and Comparative Deletion. The Even Yearbook 9. 1–21. [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2010) On the nature of comparative subclauses: A crosslinguistic approach. The Odd Yearbook 8. 1–37. [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2009) On the nature of comparative subclauses: A crosslinguistic approach. Első Század – OTDK 2009. 7–44. [manuscript]


    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2024) Intertextuality, shared language, and the many transformations of Cain: A comparative analysis of Byron's Cain and Ransmayr's Der fliegende Berg. In: Achim Hermann Hölter (ed.) The many languages of comparative literature 1: The languages of world literature. Berlin: De Gruyter. 533–546. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2021) The verse novel and Don Juan as a vehicle of satire. In: Gianna Zocco (ed.) The many languages of comparative literature 4: The rhetoric of topics and forms. Berlin: De Gruyter. 391–402. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2019) The narrative properties of the 19th-century verse novel: Reflexive structure, intertextuality and generic history. Hamburg: Hamburg University Press. [link] [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2017) For a comparative approach to genre history and the verse novel. In: Anne Tomiche (ed.) Le Comparatisme comme approche critique – Comparative literature as a critical approach: Tome 3: Objets, méthodes et pratiques comparatistes – Objects, methods, practices. Paris: Classiques Garnier. 397–405. [link]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2016) The Hungarian verse novel in a cross-cultural perspective. In: András Kiséry, Zsolt Komáromy & Zsuzsanna Varga (eds.) Worlds of Hungarian writing: National literature as intercultural exchange. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield. 93–106. [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2015) Narratives of the medieval in Walter Scott's ballads. In: Zsuzsanna Simonkay & Andrea Nagy (eds.) Heroes and saints: Studies in honour of Katalin Halácsy. Budapest: mondAt. 323–336. [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2014) Frye Reading Byron. In: Sára Tóth, Tibor Fabinyi & János Kenyeres (eds.) Frye 100: A Danubian Perspective. Budapest: L'Harmattan Kiadó & Károli Gáspár Református Egyetem. 289–298. [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2012) The act of reading as hypothesised performance. In: Ábel Tamás & Tamás Scheibner (eds.) Tanulmányok: Irodalomtudományi Doktori Iskola. [Essays: Doctoral School for Literary Sciences] Budapest: Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem. 19–30. [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2011) The reader’s pilgrimage: Narration and textual levels in Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage. In: Kinga Földváry, Zsolt Almási & Veronika Schandl (eds.) HUSSE10-LitCult: Proceedings of the HUSSE10 Conference. Debrecen: Hungarian Society for the Study of English. 38–45. [pdf]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2011) The lay within the lay: Scott, Byron, and the romantic verse narrative. In: Bálint Gárdos, Veronika Ruttkay & Andrea Timár (eds.) Ritka művészet – Rare device: Írások Péter Ágnes tiszteletére – Writings in honour of Ágnes Péter. Budapest: Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem Anglisztika Tanszék. 90–103. [manuscript]

    Bacskai-Atkari, Julia (2008) The ironic hero: Narration in Lord Byron’s Don Juan. Első Század 2008/1. 45–92 (in the extended, online version: 105–152). [manuscript]