Alexander Dinges, Julia Zakkou, and myself are editing a special issue on semantic variability to appear in Inquiry. I post the call for papers below. Please feel free to share. If you know anyone working on these issues, please do encourage them to submit their papers. Call for Papers – Special Issue on “Semantic Variability” … Continue reading Special Issue on “Semantic Variability”
Exciting news: The Philosophical Quarterly has accepted my paper on non-normative logical pluralism and the normativity objection! In the paper, I argue that recent attempts to save certain forms of logical pluralism from the so-called normativity objection (aka the collapse argument) by claiming that logic is not normative are not successful. The penultimate draft is … Continue reading Paper accepted!
Some time ago, I wrote a handbook article on epistemic contextualism for Martin Grajner and Guido Melchior's Handbuch Erkenntnistheorie, published by J.B. Metzler. I am happy to report that the book is now available, here or here. The article is in German. Look here for a draft and here for the final version.
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”
I am back from the US getting settled in Bonn, again. I miss the States, but it is pretty good to be here, too. September will be busy with talks at SIFA 2018 in Novara, at GAP.10 in Cologne, and at the next meeting of our research network on context-sensitivity in Berlin. I am also … Continue reading Back in Europe
The second part of my research project on logical pluralism has started. We arrived in Chapel Hill a couple of days ago and I am looking forward to work with Gillian Russell. We are still in the process of getting organized, but I can already say that I really like the place. As expected, it's … Continue reading Chapel Hill