Upcoming talks

What”s the issue? Two notions of (non-)at-issueness and their relation to other pragmatic issues. Panel »Foreground and Background: The Conversational Tai- loring of Content and Context«. 15th International Pragmatics Conference. Belfast. July 20, 2017.

Modal particles do not modify speech acts. Workshop »Particles and the dimensions of meaning«. Radboud University Nijmegen. June 30, 2017.

2017

2017. How to do multiple things with words? Speech acts and multiple contents. Workshop »Speech Acts: Meanings, Uses, Syntactic and Prosodic Realizations«. Leibniz-Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS), Berlin. May 30, 2017.

2017. How you can (and can’t) define secondary content. Workshop »What contexts can and cannot do«. (DFG-Network The Semantics and Metasemantics of Context-Sensitive Language). Univerisity of Hamburg. April 7, 2017.

2017. (with Katharina Turgay) Secondary meaning and linguistic encoding. A (brief) introduction. Workshop »Secondary meaning and linguistic encoding«. 38th Annual Meeting of the German Linguistics Society (DGfS). Saarland University. March 8, 2016.

 

2016

2016. (with Robert Henderson) Strange construction, much? Expressive Fragen und Diskursupdates. Linguistischer Arbeitskreis Köln. University of Cologne. December 7, 2016.

2016. (with Robert Henderson) Expressive, much? Oberseminar General & Theoretical Linguistics. University of Tübingen. November 14, 2016.

2016. (with Robert Henderson) Expressive, much? Logisch-semantisches Kolloquium. University of Frankfurt.  November 3, 2016.

2016. (with Katharina Turgay) Zur (ortho)grafischen Markierung von sekundären Inhalten: eine empirische Studie. Workshop »Geschriebene und gesprochene Sprache als Modalitäten eines Sprachsystems«. 38. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). University of Konstanz. February 25, 2016.

2016. (with Katharina Hartmann & Lisa Matthewson) Cross-linguistic evidence that verum ≠ focus. Workshop »The grammatical realization of polarity. Theoreti- cal and experimental approaches«. 38. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). University of Konstanz. February 26, 2016.

 

2015

2015. (with Hans-Martin Gärtner und Beáta Gyuris) Reflective questions and indirect speech act failure. Crosslinguistic variation and formal modeling. Workshop on Speech Act Theory. Zentrum für allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS), Berlin. June 13, 2015.

2015.  (with Katharina Turgay) Normalexklamationen – normal! Workshop “Normalität in der Sprache”. 37. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). University of Leipzig. March 6, 2015.

2015.  (with Robert Henderson) Expressive questions, much? Workshop “The Intonation and Meaning of (Non-)canonical question”. 37. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). University of Leipzig. March 5, 2015.

2015. (with Robert Henderson) Expressive, much? University of Göttingen. January 6, 2015.

 

2014

2014. Stacking supplements (hierarchically). Secondary Syntax: Parentheticals, vocatives, quotations. University of Bamberg. December 6, 2014.

2014.  (with Katharina Turgay) The “marks” of (secondary) syntax: punctuation and (non-)integration. Secondary Syntax: Parentheticals, vocatives, quotations. University of Bamberg. December 5, 2014.

2014. (with Robert HendersonExpressive, much? Sinn und Bedeutung 19 (SuB). University of Göttingen. September 9, 2014.

2014. (with Chris Davis) Expressive negation and the semantics of pragmaticalization. Sinn und Bedeutung 19  (SuB). University of Göttingen. September 9, 2014.

2014. (with Katharina Hartmann) Verum focus is verum not focus. Evidence from ChadicThe Semantics of African, Asian and Austronesian Languages (TripleA 1). University of Tübingen. June 13, 2014.

2014. Use-conditional meaning and hybrid semantics. Logisch-semantisches Kolloquium. University of Frankfurt. April 24, 2014.

2014. Bringing truth and use together. Towards a compositional hybrid semantics. Colloquium »Philosophy meets Cognitive Science«. University of Bochum. April 17, 2014.

2014. (with Eric McCready) Quantification with Pejoratives. Workshop on Pejoration. 36. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). University of Marburg. March 7, 2014.

2014. Modal particles aren’t modal particles (are modal particles). Towards a semantic analysis of variation amongst modal particles in German. Workshop on the Syntax and Semantics of Particles. 36. Jahrestagung derr Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). University of Marburg. March 5, 2014.

 

2013

2013. Compositional multidimensionality and the lexicon-semantics interface. Logic and Engineering of Natural Language Semantics 10 (LENLS). Keio University, Kanagawa. October 28, 2013.

2013. (with Eric McCready) Reference and use-conditions. Investigating Semantics. Empirical and Philosophical Approaches. University of Bochum. October 11, 2013.

2013. (with Eric McCreadyUsing descriptions. A use-conditional view of referential descriptionsColloque de Syntaxe et Sémantique à Paris 2013 (CSSP). Université Paris Diderot. September 27, 2013.

2013. (with Katharina TurgayPositioning of adverbials in spoken GermanSession on the Comparative and Theoretical Syntax. 19th International Congress of Linguistics (ICL) University of Geneva. July 27, 2013.

2013. Towards true multi-dimensionality. A compositional logic for expressive content. Session on Semantics/Pragmatics-Interfaces. 19th International Congress of Linguistics (ICL). University of Geneva. July 26, 2013.

2013. (with Katharina TurgayNative-language influence on the acquisition of prepositional phrases in GermanPoster at the Workshop on Native Language Influence in L2A. 19th International Congress of Linguistics (ICL). University of Geneva. July 23, 2013.

2013. (with Katharina TurgaySau die komische Konstruktion – Expressive Intensivierer im DeutschenSemantik und Pragmatik im Südwesten 5 (SPSW). Universität Saarbrücken. May 25, 2013.

2013. Multidimensionality for use-conditional meaning. Cross-dimensional quantification and the lexicon-syntax interface. Linguistisches Kolloquium. Universität Konstanz. May 23, 2o13.

2013. (with Katharina TurgayZur Stellung von ModalpartikelnGenerative Grammatik des Südens 2013 (GGS). Universität Frankfurt. May 11, 2013.

2013. Multidimensionality in semantic changeLinguistisches Kolloquium. Universität Göttingen. May 2, 2013.

2013. Pragmaticalization and multidimensional semanticsWorkshop on systematic semantic change. UT Austin. April 5-6, 2013.

2013. Expressivität und Satzmodus. Wuppertaler Linguistisches Forum. Universität Wuppertal. January 31, 2013.

 

2012

2012. Multidimensionalität und Kompositionalität für expressive Bedeutung. Universität Wien. October 11, 2012.

2012. (with Katharina TurgayZur Positionierung der Adverbiale im (gesprochenen) MittelfeldGenerative Grammatik des Südens 2012 (GGS). Universität Freiburg. May 5, 2012.

2012. (with Katharina HartmannDissociating verum from focusGlow 35. Workshop on Association with Focus. Universität Potsdam. March 31, 2012.

2012. Truth, Use, and Taste. Towards an expressive account of predicates of personal taste. Seminar »Evaluative Prädikate«. Universität Stuttgart. January 25, 2012.

 

2011

2011. (with Erik Stei) How quotation marks what people do with words. Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 4 (SPE). Roundtable on Quotation. Ruhr-Universität Bonn. September 26–October 1, 2011.

2011. (with Katharina Turgay) The syntax and semantics of expressive intensifiers in German. 44th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea 2011 (SLE). Universidad de la Rioja, Logroño. September 8–11, 2011.

2011. The ethical dative. Deriving syntax from semantics. Workshop on Ethical Datives. 44th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea 2011 (SLE). Universidad de la Rioja, Logroño. September 8–11, 2011.

2011. (with Katharina Turgay) Expressive degree intensification. Workshop on degree semantics and its interfaces. Sinn und Bedeutung 16 (SuB). Universität Utrecht. September 5, 2011.

2011. (with Katharina Turgay) Ein syntaktisch-semantisches Rätsel zur Intensivierung im Deutschen. Generative Grammatik des Südens 2011 (GGS). Universität Stuttgart. June 3, 2011.

2011. (with Katharina Turgay) Syntax-Semantik Mismatches bei expressiven Intensivierern. 20. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Sprache und Sprachen (GeSuS). Metropolitan-Universität Prag. May 26–28, 2011.

2011. Modal particles. Deriving syntax from semanticsMoscow Syntax and Semantics II (MOSS). Institute of Russian Language of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow. April 22–24, 2011.

2011. (with Katharina TurgaySome (in)definiteness effects of expressive intensifiersMoscow Syntax and Semantics II (MOSS). Institute of Russian Language of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow. April 22–24, 2011.

2011. (with Katharina Turgay) Zur Syntax expressiver Intensivierung in der Jugendsprache. 6. Internationale Konferenz Jugendsprachen – Dynamik und kulturelle Kontexte. Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg. March, 31–April, 2, 2011.

2011. Expressive Intensivierung im Deutschen. Logisch-Semantisches Kolloquium. Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main. February 10, 2011.

2011. (with Erik Stei) Gänsefüßchen und Textmarker. Über eine pragmatische Theorie der Anführung. Georg-August-Universität Göttingen. January 20, 2011.

 

2010

2010. Wahrheit und Gebrauch. Eine multidimensionale Diskurssemantik für Verumfokus im Deutschen. Kolloquium Wahrheit – Fokus – Negation. Institut für Deutsche Sprache (IDS), Mannheim. December 12, 2010.

2010. Mood and radicals. Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 3 (SPE). Paris. May 27–29, 2010.

2010. (with Katharina Turgay) Funktionale Kategorien in der PP und deren Zweitspracherwerb. Generative Grammatik des Südens 2010 (GGS). Freie Universität Berlin. May 7–9, 2010.

2010. Ein semantisches Modell der Pragmatikalisierung. 19. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Sprache und Sprachen (GeSusS). Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg. March 2–4, 2010.

2010. Expressivism is tasty! Towards an expressivist account for predicates of personal taste. Workshop on Subjective Meaning. 32. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. February 23–26, 2010.

2010. Predicates of personal taste and expressivism. Semantisches Kolloquium. Goethe-Universität Frankfurt. February 18, 2010.

 

2009

2009. Wer wohl recht hat? Satzmodustheorien für das Deutsche im Vergleich. V. Germanisten–Kongress. Universidad de Sevilla. December 16–18, 2009.

2009. Typeshifting und Pragmatikalisierung. Semantik und Pragmatik im Südwesten 1 (SPSW). Universität Stuttgart. October 23–24, 2009.

2009. (with Elena Castroviejo Miró) Verum focus. A use-conditional approach. Graduiertenkolleg »Satzarten«. Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main. October 20, 2009.

2009. Expressive modifiers and mixed expressives. Colloque de Syntaxe et Sémantique à Paris 2009 (CSSP). Paris. September 23–25, 2009.

2009. (with Elena Castroviejo Miró) The dimensions of verum. Colloque de Syntaxe et Sémantique à Paris 9 (CSSP). Paris. September 23–25, 2009.

2009. (with Erik Stei) How quotation marks what people do with words. GAP 7. Siebter Internationalen Kongress der Gesellschaft für Analytische Philosophie. Universität Bremen. September 14–17, 2009.

2009. Stacked supplements. Root Phenomena. ZAS, Berlin. September 2–4, 2009.

2009. (with Elena Castroviejo Miró) A multidimensional discourse semantics for verum focus. SFB Informationsstruktur, Universität Potsdam. June 6, 2009.

2009. Hybrid semantics for expressive content. Glow 32. Semantics Workshop »Modes of Composition«. Université de Nantes. April 15, 2009.

2009. (with Hans-Martin Gärtner) Expressives and other kinds of non-truth-conditional meaning. Wrap-up. 31. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). Universität Osnabrück. March 4–6, 2009.

2009. (with Hans-Martin Gärtner) Expressives and other kinds of non-truth-conditional meaning. Introduction. 31. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). Universität Osnabrück. March 4–6, 2009.

2009. Modalpartikeln und Satzmodus. Semantikzirkel. ZAS, Berlin. February 23, 2009.

2009. Modal particles, stress, and sentence mood. A use-conditional approach. 40 Jahre Partikelforschung: 1969–2009. Universität Bern. February 11–13, 2009.

 

2008

2008. (with Erik Stei) »Quotation marks«. A matter of what people do with words. 2nd International Conference on Quotation and Meaning (ICQM 2). ZAS, Berlin. October 16–18, 2008.

2008. Unbestimmtheit und die Semantik/Pragmatik-Schnittstelle. Semantische Unbestimmtheit im Lexikon. Universität Landau. October 2–4, 2008.

2008. Hybrid semantics for discourse particles. ESSLLI 2008. Workshop on Formal and Experimental Approaches to Discourse Particles and Modal Adverbs. Universität Hamburg. August 4–8, 2008.

2008. Modalpartikeln und Satzmodus. Eine hybride Analyse. Graduiertenkolleg »Satzarten«. Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main. July 17, 2008.

2008. Eine gebrauchskonditionale Analyse der Syntax und Semantik der Modalpartikeln im Deutschen. Linguistik-Kreis. Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz. July 10, 2008.

 

≤2007

2007. (with Erik Stei). Multifunctionalism via Minimalism. A Radical Pragmatic Account of Quotation. International Conference on Quotation and Meaning (ICQM). Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz. October 19–21, 2007.

2007. Neo-Mooreanism and Pragmatics. 3rd Mainz-Frankfurt Colloquium on Analytic Philosophy. Epistemic Luck. Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz. March 23, 2007.

2007. Der ethische Dativ als konventionelle Implikatur. Linguistik-Kreis. Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz. January 30, 2007.

2006. Demonstration und Implikaturen. Zitate und die Semantik/Pragmatik-Schnittstelle. Workshop »Zitat und Bedeutung«. Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz. September 29–30, 2006.