LINGUIST List 9.1658

Sat Nov 21 1998

Confs: Association for Semantics

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  1. Johannes Doelling, Association for Semantics/SINN UND BEDEUTUNG 1998

Message 1: Association for Semantics/SINN UND BEDEUTUNG 1998

Date: Sat, 21 Nov 1998 10:19:54 +0100
From: Johannes Doelling <>
Subject: Association for Semantics/SINN UND BEDEUTUNG 1998

Leipzig, Dec 11-13

Here is the preliminary final program of the
conference and some additional information.

L O C A T I O N S :

The conference will take place in the Seminar
Building of the University, Augustusplatz
(contributed talks), and in the
"Geschwister-Scholl-Haus", Ritterstrasse 8-10
(plenary sessions). The Seminar Building and
the "Geschwister-Scholl-Haus" are located near the
"Universitaetshochhaus" in the center of Leipzig.
(See the description at the URL:

We have reserved tables at the restaurant
"Klein Paris" for the Warming Up on Thursday,
starting at 6 pm. The restaurant is located in
the "Antikhaus", Fleischergasse 19, in the center
of Leipzig. (See the description at the URL:
We look forward to seeing you there!

The registration office of the conference
is located in the Seminar Building of the University,
Room SG 0-61. 
(See the description at the URL:

The registration office is opened from Friday, 8:00 am. 
Phone: +(49)341-97-37882, 
Fax: +(49)341-97-37899, 

T H E P R O G R A M 
(For the exact times of the contributed talks, see:

FRIDAY, December 11:

8:00-10:00 Registration (Seminar Building, Room SG 0-61)

10:00-10:30 Plenary session (Ritterstrasse 8-10)
 Opening: Anita Steube (Univ. Leipzig)
 Horst Bienioschek (Ministry of the Arts and 
 Sciences, Saxony)
 Volker Bigl (Rector of the University
 of Leipzig)
10:30-12:00 Plenary session (Ritterstrasse 8-10) 
 Alice ter Meulen (Univ. Groningen):
 Three Degrees of Dynamic Involvement:
 The Case of Temporal Reasoning

12:00-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-15:45 Talks (Seminar Building, 
 Rooms SG 0-99, SG 0-91, and SG 0-65/66)

15:45-16:15 Coffee

16:15-18:30 Talks (Seminar Building)

19:30 Dinner at the "Ratskeller" 

SATURDAY, December 12:

9:00-10:30 Talks (Seminar Building)

10:30-11:00 Coffee

11:00-12:30 Talks (Seminar Building)

12:30-14:00 Lunch Break

14:00-15:30 Talks (Seminar Building)

15:30-16:00 Coffee

16:00-17:30 Plenary session (Ritterstrasse 8-10) 
 Peter Gaerdenfors (Lund Univ.): 
 Concept Combination - A Geometrical Model

17:30-18:30 GfS-Meeting (Ritterstrasse 8-10)

19:00-20:00 Plenary session (Ritterstrasse 8-10)
 Lothar Kreiser (Univ. Leipzig): 
 ber den unbekannten Frege -
 Zum 150. Geburtstag von Gottlob Frege

SUNDAY, December 13:

9:00-11:15 Talks (Seminar Building)

11:15-12:00 Coffee

12:00-13:30 Plenary session (Ritterstrasse 8-10)
 Manfred Krifka (Texas Univ. Austin):
 For a Structured Account of Questions
 and Answers

13:30 Closing: Arnim von Stechow (Univ. Tuebingen)

A B S T R A C T S :

Short abstracts of the invited and the contributed talks
are available at the URL:


- A B O U T A C C O M M O D A T I O N :

- A B O U T L E I P Z I G :;dts.htm

- A B O U T T H E U N I V E R S I T Y :

All who register by November 25 can be sure to receive the conference
brochure at the registration desk on 
Friday, December 11.

Kind regards,

Anita Steube
Susan Olsen
Johannes Doelling
Holden Haertl
Andreas Spaeth
James Witt
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