Uni-Tübingen

Events

Guest Lectures

2017

  • Guest Lecture by Radek Šimík (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin), "On the relation between questions and (free) relatives: Taking a broader perspective", July 18, 2017.

2016

  • Guest Lecture by Bernhard Schwarz (McGill University, Montreal), "Trivial Questions" (joint work with Sasha Simonenko), July 21, 2016.
  • Guest Lecture by Clemens Mayr (ZAS, Berlin), "A Predictive Semantic Theory of Interrogative Embedding", February 4, 2016.

2015

  • Guest Lecture by Maribel Romero, "Biased Polar Questions: Towards an empirical characterization using experimental methodology", July 10, 2015.
  • Guest Lecture by Judith Tonhauser (Ohio State University/ ZAS, Berlin), " 'She wasn't stupid to buy that computer' - On the Semantics and Pragmatics of Evaluative Adjectives", May 5, 2015.

2014

  • Guest Lecture by Kilu von Prince (Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft, Berlin), "Possessive Spilts in Daakaka: A Riddle, Wrapped in a Mystery, Inside an Enigma", November 4, 2014.
  • Guest Lecture by Doris Penka (Universität Konstanz), "At most: Decomposition and Alternatives", July 1, 2014.

2013

  • Guest Lecture by Jonathan David Bobaljik (University of Connecticut), "Suppletion: Morphological Universals and Structure", September 2, 2013.
  • Guest Lecture by Rajesh Bhatt (University of Massachusetts at Amherst), "Verb Clusters and the Semantics of Head Movement", August 9, 2013.
  • Guest Lecture by Toshiko Oda (Tokyo Keizai University), "Degrees in izyonni-Comparatives", August 8, 2013.
  • Guest Lecture by Toshiko Oda (Tokyo Keizai University), "Overt Degree Arguments as Internal Heads of Relative Clauses of Degrees", August 6, 2013.
  • Guest Lecture by Roumyana Pancheva (University of Southern California), "On the Missing Proportional Reading of Slavic most", July 11, 2013.
  • Guest Lecture by Anne Mucha (Universität Potsdam), "Temporal Interpretation in Hausa and Medumba", July 9, 2013.
  • Guest Lecture by Barbara Tomaszewicz (University of Southern California), "Superlative Ambiguities and Focus", June 18, 2013.
  • Guest Lecture by Lena Karvovskaya (Universität Potsdam), "Comparatives in Persian, Tajiki and Ishkashimi", January 22, 2013.

2012

  • Guest Lecture by Rajesh Bhatt (University of Massachusetts at Amherst), "Differential Comparatives", June 5, 2012.
  • Guest Lecture by Ede Zimmermann (Universität Frankfurt/Main), "Ein Äquivalenzkriterium für semantische Theorien", January 24, 2012.

2011

  • Guest Lecture by Ryan Bochnak (University of Chicago), "Gradation Structures in a Degree-Less Language", December 13, 2011.
  • Guest Lecture by Lisa Matthewson (University of British Columbia, Vancouver), "Methodological Issues in Data Collection for Semantics: Case Studies in Quantification and Presupposition", June 26, 2011.
  • Guest Lecture by Mira Grubic (Universität Potsdam), "The Scalar Particle kapa in the West Chadic Languages Bole and Ngizim", May 26, 2011.

2010

  • Guest Lecture by Arnim von Stechow, "Eine Umgebungssemantik für fast", December 17, 2010.
  • Guest Lecture by Hotze Rullmann (University of British Columbia, Vancouver), "Number, Person, and Bound Variables", November 23, 2010.
  • Guest Lecture by Cornelia Ebert (Universität Stuttgart), "Gestures in Formal Semantics and Pragmatics - Or Why We Shouldn't Leave the Study of Gestures Entirely to Semioticists and Roboticists", October 26, 2010.
  • Guest Lecture by Galit Sassoon (Universiteit van Amsterdam), "Measurement Theory in Linguistics", February 9, 2010.
  • Guest Lecture by Paula Menéndez-Benito (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen), "Epistemic Effects, Domain Constraints and Plurality: The Case of Spanish algún", January 22, 2010.

Workshops

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2016

2015

2014

2010

  • Workshop "Comparison Constructions Crosslinguistically", May 28, 2010.