During this semester we meet every Monday morning 9:00-10:30 PM, online. Please drop in!
8/31 All of us A little about us
9/7 Liz Soper Semantic Search Pipeline: from Query Expansion to Concept Discovery
9/14 J.P. Koenig & Seung Jin Hong The denotation of tall: A categorization-based approach
9/25 12pm
Special Day/Time
Tamara Grosso Telicity, Definiteness and Information Structure: A half-baked exploration
9/28 Brian Hayden Conventional Scalar Simile
10/5 Hanno T. Beck Kimian states — what they are and why they matter in semantics
10/12 Kathryn Hudson Semantic & Syntactic Issues in Lexicography
10/19 Ali Lawson Workshopping a Paper Narrative
10/26 Tamara Grosso Telicity in American Sign Language
11/2 Michael Sullivan The implementation of Homotopy Type Theory (HoTT) as a framework for expressing natural language semantics
11/9 Kathryn Hudson The Pirahã Controversy
POSTPONED
11/16 Erin Pacquetet Typing bursts as a linguistic unit of language production
11/23 Steph Richter,
J.P. Koenig
“Fun with Low-Resource Sentiment”, and
“Expletive negation and the history of French negation”
11/30 Yanwei Jin Expletive Negation: A typological and psycholinguistic investigation (dry-run for a presentation at the Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main)
12/7 Kathryn Hudson The Pirahã Controversy
12/14 Finals Week — no meeting planned