SemanticsBabble
Winter 2018
 


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

WHEN: Tuesday 1-2:30 pm

WHERE: AP&M 4218 (map)

CONTACT: Ivano Caponigro & Jonathan Cohen

 
Dates
Babbling about
Material

1/9

  • Melissa Fusco (Columbia University, philosophy)
    Agential Free Choice and the Unity of Modals
 
1/16
  • Roman Feiman (UC San Diego, psychology)
    How thoughts combine: The structure and acquisition of the language of logical operators
 
1/23    
1/30
  • Paolo Santorio (UC San Diego, philosophy)
    Switching off the noise in theories of counterfactuals
    (A critical discussion of Ciardelli, Zhang, Champollion, 2017)
2/6    
2/13
  • Eva Wittenberg (UC San Diego, linguistics)
    The effect of semantic integration on reference resolution
 
2/20
  • Alan Bale, (Concordia University, linguistics)
    Multidimensional Minds: Exploring Linguistic Constraints on Measurement
 
2/27    
3/6  
3/13    
     
 

Spring Preview

  • Michela Ippolito (University of Toronto, linguistics)
    Title TBA
    Date TBA (likely in April)
 
     
     

 
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(last update: 01/21/2018 )