(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.)
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).
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)