WORKSHOP

NON-ASSERTORIC SPEECH ACTS

28 – 29 January 2021

University of Amsterdam and Institute for Logic, Language and Computation

Supported by the European Research Council (grant agreement no. 758540).

SPEAKERS

PROGRAMME

Thursday January 28th

  • 15h — 16h: Manfred Krifka — Performative Updates and the Modelling of Non-Assertoric vs. Assertoric Speech Acts
  • 16h30 — 17h30: Leïla Bussière — Retractions and Common Ground
  • 18h — 19h: Daniel W. Harris — Assertions vs Directives

Friday January 29th

  • 15h — 16h: Giorgio Sbardolini and Fausto Carcassi — Updates and Boolean Universals
  • 16h30 — 17h30: Laura Caponetto — On Refusing
  • 18h — 19h: Craige Roberts — Imperatives in a Dynamic Pragmatics [handout]

Abstracts

Abstracts are available here.

VENUE

The workshop will take place online via Zoom.

REGISTRATION

Attendance is free. To register please contact us at the email address below. Registered participants will be provided with the necessary details to attend the online meeting.

CONTACT

Emailinferentialexpressivism@gmail.com