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Past seminar programme

Past seminar programmes


Easter term 2014

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Venue: Room 146, Raised Faculty Building, Sidgwick Site (map)

 

Monday 28th April, 4 – 5.30pm
Discussion
Jaszczolt, K.M., (2010), 'Default Semantics'. In B. Heine and H. Narrog (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Analysis. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 215-246.
Summary by Eleni Savva

 

Monday 12th May, 4 - 5.30pm
Discussion
Sperber et al., (2010), 'Epistemic Vigilance' Mind & Language 25(4):359-393.
Summary by Elspeth Wilson

 

Monday 19th May, 4 - 5.30pm
Presentation
Laura Brown, Department of Pyschology: title TBA.

 


Lent term 2014

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Venue: Room 146, Raised Faculty Building, Sidgwick Site (map)

 

Monday 27th January, 4 – 5.30pm
Discussion
J. Tohnauser, D. Beaver, C. Roberts & M. Simons, (2013), 'Toward a taxonomy of projective content' Language 89(1):66-109
Summary by Luca Sbordone

 

Monday 3rd February, 4 - 5.30pm
Presentation
Michael Keane: 'Scalar epistemic modality'.

 

Monday 17th February, 4 – 5.30pm
Discussion
Geurts, B., (2013), 'Alternatives in framing and decision making' Mind & Language 28(1):1-19
Summary by Serge Mettes

 

Monday 3rd March, 4 - 5.30pm
Presentation
Jessica Soltys: 'Off-record indirectness'.

 


Michaelmas term 2013

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Venue: Brown Library, 3rd floor, English Faculty Building (map)

 

Monday 4th November, 3.30 – 5pm
Discussion
Asher N. & A. Lascarides (2013) ‘Strategic Conversation’. Semantics & Pragmatics 6(2): 1-62
Summary by Jessica Soltys

 

Monday 11th November, 4 – 5.30pm
Presentation
Chi-Hé Elder & Kasia Jaszczolt: ‘Towards a Pragmatic Category of Conditionals’

 

Monday 18th November, 4 - 5.30pm
Presentation
Luca Sbordone: ‘Vagueness and imprecision’

 

Monday 25th November, 3.30 – 5pm
Discussion
Cowley S. & L. Nash (2013), ‘Language, interactivity and solution probing: repetition without repetition’. Adaptive Behaviour 21(3): 187-198
Summary by Matt Harvey

 

Monday 2nd December, 4 – 5.30pm
Discussion
Bar-On D., (2013), ‘Origins of meaning: Must we ‘go Gricean’? Mind & Language 28(3):342-375
Summary by Elspeth Wilson