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LINGUIST List 18.3053

Thu Oct 18 2007

Confs: Cognitive Science, Pragmatics,Philosophy of Lang,Semantics/France

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        1.    Isidora Stojanovic, Context-Dependence, Perspective and Relativity

Message 1: Context-Dependence, Perspective and Relativity
Date: 17-Oct-2007
From: Isidora Stojanovic <Isidora.Stojanovicens.fr>
Subject: Context-Dependence, Perspective and Relativity
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Context-Dependence, Perspective and Relativity
Short Title: CPR-07

Date: 09-Nov-2007 - 11-Nov-2007
Location: Paris, France
Contact: Isidora Stojanovic
Contact Email: relativism2007gmail.com
Meeting URL: http://www.ugr.es/~nef/Perspective/

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; Philosophy of Language; Pragmatics;

Meeting Description:

Keynote speakers:

James Higginbotham (USC)
John MacFarlane (Berkeley)
John Perry (Stanford)
François Recanati (CNRS)
Jason Stanley (Rutgers)
Robert Stalnaker (MIT)

Full list of speakers:

Brian Ball (Oxford University). Knowledge Ascriptions, Semantic Taxonomy, and
Stalnaker's Radical Contextualism.

Michael Blome-Tillman (University College. Oxford). Knowledge and presuppositions.

Lenny Clapp (Instituto de Investigaciones Filosóficas. UNAM) Is even thought

Richard Dietz (IIF, UNAM & Arché, St. Andrews) & Julien Murzi (University of
Sheffield). Actuality in branching time.

Eyja Margrét Brynjarsdóttir (University of Iceland). Is relativity a requirement
for mind-dependence?

Urtzi Etxeberria (IKER-CNRS) & Anastasia Giannakidou (University of Chicago).
Contextual restrictions and the definite determiner.

Christopher Gauker (University of Cincinnati). What Tipper is ready for.

Brendan S. Gillon (McGill University). The model theory for words with
context-sensitive implicit arguments.

James Higginbotham (USC). TBA

Mikhail Kissine (Université Libre de Bruxelles). Context relativism versus
circumstance of evaluations relativism.

Max Kölbel (University of Birmingham). Non-indexical contextualism and relativism.

Nikola Kompa (University of Muenster). Knowledge in context.

Dan López de Sa (New York University). Relativizing utterance-truth?

John MacFarlane (Berkeley). TBA

Luisa Marti (CASTL/Universitetet i Tromso). Context (in)sensitivity.

Jason Merchant (University of Chicago). Nonsententials and moderate contextualism.

Peter Pagin (Stockholm University) & Dag Westerstahl (Gothenburg University).
Quotation and the semantics of linguistic context.

Sally Parker Ryan (University of Sydney). Semantics, pragmatics and normative
constraints on meaning.

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