Book Review forthcoming in “Language”

I reviewed the collection of papers "The semantics and pragmatics of quotation" (2017, Springer) edited by Paul Saka and Michael Johnson for the journal Language. It's a nice volume that assembles some state-of-the-art research on quotation and quotation-like constructions. My review will most likely appear in the next issue (vol. 95, no. 2). I'll post … Continue reading Book Review forthcoming in “Language”

Workshop: Context-sensitivity and logical consequence

One of the great things about being a coordinator of the scientific network on context-sensitive language is that I get to organize a workshop on one of the focus areas of the project. So this June, we will host a workshop on the interrelations between logic and context-sensitivity in Bonn. Confirmed speakers (so far) are: … Continue reading Workshop: Context-sensitivity and logical consequence

Talks in the States 2018

I will talk about the correctness of logics at a couple of conferences. First, at the Joint Meeting of the South Carolina Society for Philosophy and the North Carolina Philosophical Society, in Rock Hill, SC, then at the Pacific APA in San Diego, CA, and, in May, at the 46th Annual Meeting of the Society … Continue reading Talks in the States 2018

Context-sensitivity Workshop: Subjective Language

I keep working on context-sensitivity and I am excited to be part of the recently founded research network on "The semantics and metasemantics of context-sensitive language". Network member Julia Zakkou already hosted a workshop on "What contexts can and cannot do" in Hamburg, last April and there is another one coming up in Berlin this … Continue reading Context-sensitivity Workshop: Subjective Language