Subjective Language

Organizer(s)Hazel Pearson
Start of event 13.11.2017, 10.00 o'clock
End of event 14.11.2017, 18.00 o'clock
Venue ZAS Berlin, Room 308 (the Trajekteraum, 3rd floor)

Speakers:

Lisa Bylinina (Leiden)
Alexander Dinges (Hamburg)
Daniel Gutzmann (Köln)
Dilip Ninan (Tufts)
Frank Sode (Göttingen)
Stephanie Solt (ZAS)
Carla Umbach (ZAS)
Malte Willer (Chicago)
Julia Zakkou (Hamburg/Freie Universität Berlin)

Schedule:

Monday, November 13
10 am – 11.30 amCarla Umbach “The fixed component of relative predicates
11.30 am – 11.45 amcoffee break
11.45 am – 1.15 pmDilip Ninan “Easy Foreknowledge
1.15 pm – 2.45 pmlunch break
2.45 pm – 4.15 pmLisa Bylinina “On the linguistic landscape of subjectivity
4.15 pm – 4.30 pmcoffee break
4.30 pm – 5.15 pmHazel Pearson “Predicates of personal taste and the de se – similarities and differences” (work in progress talk)
5.15 pm – 6 pmFrank Sode – “Talking about the best of all possible worlds” (work in progress talk)
7.30 pmConference dinner: Casalot (location)
Tuesday, November 14
10 am – 11.30 amStephanie Solt “Diagnosing two sources of subjectivity
11.30 am – 11.45 amcoffee break
11.45 am – 1.15 pmAlexander Dinges & Julia Zakkou “A direction effect on taste predicates
1.15 pm – 2.45 pmlunch break
2.45 pm – 3.30 pmDaniel Gutzmann –  “How to get your faultlessness and disagree, too.  Towards a multidimensional approach of taste predicates” (work in progress talk)
3.45 pm – 5.15 pmMalte Willer “Evidence, Attitudes, and Counterstance Contingency: Toward a Pragmatic Theory of Subjective Meaning