(This page lists workshops, conferences and other one-off research events. For information on events that happen regularly or in a series, see the Activities page.)

Upcoming events

  • June 7–9, 2018
    Meaning in non-canonical questions.
    A workshop organized by FOR2111: Questions at the Interfaces.
    Invited speakers: Veneeta Dayal (Rutgers), Donka Farkas (Santa Cruz), Benjamin Spector (Jean Nicod), Malte Zimmermann (Potsdam).

  • June 27–29, 2018
    TripleA 5: The Semantics of African, Asian and Austronesian Languages.
    The TripleA workshop series aims at providing a §forum for semanticists doing fieldwork on understudied languages. Its focus is on languages from Africa, Asia, Australia and Oceania. Its fifth installment will take place in Konstanz on June 27-29, 2018.
    Invited speakers: Rajesh Bhatt (Amherst), Claire Halpert (Minnesota), Andrew Koontz-Garboden (Manchester), Jozina Vander Klok (Oslo).

Past events

  • Kajsa Djarv (University of Pennsylvania)
    Factivity: Evidential Inferences and Truth Projection
    May 22, 2018, 3:15pm, G-209 (’SuP talk)

  • David Rey (University of Barcelona)
    Towards an intensional account of Tenses
    May 24, 2018, 5:00pm, G-307 (Interdisciplinary Logic Colloquium)

  • Dan Goodhue (École Normale Supérieure, Paris)
    Epistemic bias and high negation questions
    May 7, 2018, 1:30pm, Y-132

  • Dan Goodhue (École Normale Supérieure, Paris)
    The knowledge account of epistemic modals
    May 8, 2018, 11:45am, G-307

  • Kjell Johan Sæbø (Universitetet i Oslo)
    Knowledge How and Knowledge That: Linguistic evidence on Intellectualism
    Wednesday, February 28, 2018; 3:15pm – 4:45pm, Room Y-132.

  • Lelia Glass (Stanford University)
    Postsuppositions block pragmatic inferences: Evidence from the Mandarin belief verb yiwei
    Monday, February 12th, 2018, 3:15pm – 4:45pm (’SuP talk)

  • Andrea Beltrama (Konstanz) and Emily Hanink (University of Chicago)
    “Like”: hedging and mirativity. A unified account.
    Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 10am – 11:30am.

  • Emily Hanink (University of Chicago)
    Structural sources of anaphora
    Monday, January 29th, 2018, 2018, 3:15 – 4:45pm (’SuP talk)