SemanticsBabble
2018-2019
 


WHAT:

  • A weekly informal discussion group at UC San Diego on theoretical and experimental aspects of semantics and related areas such as its interface with syntax, pragmatics, and philosophy of language
  • Open to any students and faculty
  • Supported by an award from the UC San Diego Institute of Arts & Humanities

HOW:

  • Speakers are asked to prepare a talk that is no longer than 45/50 mins and send a title as early as possible, but at least one week before the talk.
  • An abstract of the talk and suggestions for background readings are welcome.
  • Speakers are fully free to choose among the following 4 presentation options

    1. Full talk without interruptions except for few brief, specific, crucial clarification questions
    2. First 30 mins of the talk without interruptions except for few brief, specific, crucial clarification questions
    3. First 15 mins of the talk without interruptions except for few brief, specific, crucial clarification questions
    4. The talk can be interrupted with questions any time

WHEN: Tuesday 11 am - 12:30 pm

WHERE: AP&M 4218 (map)

CONTACT: Ivano Caponigro & Jonathan Cohen

 
Dates
Babbling about
Material
     
FALL    
10/2
  • Fall organizational meeting
 
10/9    
10/16
  • September Cowley (Linguistics)
    [to be confirmed]
 
10/23    
10/30    
11/6    
11/13    
11/20 [Thanksgiving Week]  
11/27    
12/4  
     
WINTER
  • Ede Zimmerman (Linguistics, Goethe University, Frankfurt; Logic and Philosophy of Science, UC Irvine)
    [to be confirmed]
 
1/8
  • Josh Wempler (Linguistics)
    Title TBA
 
1/15    
1/22    
1/29    
2/5

 
2/13    
2/19  
2/26    
3/5    
3/13    
     
SPRING    
4/2    
4/9    
4/16    
4/23    
4/30    
5/7    
5/14    
5/21    
5/28    
6/4    
     
     

 
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(last update: 09/09/2018 )