Program

Thursday, November 29

6:00-7:15     Dinner

7:30-9:30   Session 1
Pauline Jacobson (Brown), “The (Persistent) Myth of Silent Linguistic Material”

Friday, November 30

7:00-9:30     Breakfast

9:30-11.30     Session 2
Carlotta Pavese (Duke), “The Semantics and Pragmatics of Argumentation”

12:00-1.00     Lunch

1:15-3:15     Session 3
Peter Klecha (Swarthmore), “Conditionals and Assertion”

3:30-5:30     Session 4
Alexander Kocurek (Cornell) , “C-Monsters Exist” (joint work with Ethan Jerzak, Berkeley)

7:00-9:00     Dinner

Saturday, December 1

7:00-9:30     Breakfast

9:30-11.30     Session 5
Jessica Rett (UCLA), “A Typology of Semantic Entities”

12:00-1.00     Lunch

1:15-3:15     Session 6
Harvey Lederman (Princeton), “Some Fregean Approaches to Quantifying-in”

3:30-5:30     Session 7
Melissa Fusco (Columbia), “Agential Free Choice”

7:00-9:00     Dinner

Sunday, December 2

7:00-9:30     Breakfast

9:30-11.30     Session 8
Katherine Ritchie (CUNY), “Essentializing Inferences”

12:00-1.00     Lunch

1:15-3:15     Session 9
David Beaver (Texas) and Jason Stanley (Yale), “Presupposing Practices”