Indefinites and Beyond 2011

Indefinites and Beyond


Friday, November 18, 2011

Saturday, November 19, 2011

9:30-10:30 Klaus von Heusinger, Stuttgart
Specific articles and other specificity markers in German
Bernhard Schwarz, McGill
Two types of class B numeral modifiers
10:30-11:30 Cornelia Ebert, Stuttgart
Experimental evidence for topicality-based approaches to exceptional wide scope
Bart Geurts, Nijmegen
Superlative quantifiers: modal or disjunctive?
11:30-12:00 coffee break coffee break
12:00-13:00 Lucas Champollion, Tübingen / NYU
For-adverbials and the scope of indefinites
Patrick Grosz, Tübingen
and Pritty Patel-Grosz, MIT
Stubborn Donkeys: On the Cross-Linguistic Rigidity of Larger Pronouns
13:00-15:00 lunch break lunch break
15:00-16:00 Paula Menéndez-Benito, Göttingen
Luis Alonso-Ovalle, McGill
On the Modal Component of Un NP Cualquiera
Hedde Zeijlstra, Amsterdam
Negation, negative indefinites and modals
16:00-17:00 Edgar Onea, Göttingen
Indefinites in discourse
Luisa Martí, Queen Mary
and Klaus Abels, UCL
Syntactic Deficiencies of Propositional Quantification
17:00-17:30 coffee break
17:30-18:30 Ljudmila Geist, Stuttgart
Indefinite topics in German