LINGUIST List 28.3331
Mon Aug 07 2017
Summer Schools: XPrag.de Methods Workshop/Germany
Editor for this issue: Yue Chen <yuelinguistlist.org>
Fabienne Salfner <xprag.de
XPrag.de Methods Workshop/Germany E-mail this message to a friend
Host Institution: Universität zu Köln
Dates: 20-Sep-2017 - 22-Sep-2017
Location: Cologne, Germany
Focus: From September 20th to September 22nd, the XPrag.de Methods Workshop will take place at the University of Cologne. The aim of the workshop is to update researchers interested in Experimental Pragmatics on new developments in experimental methods and their links to pragmatic theory.
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
Three courses will be offered, with three sessions each:
XPrag.de member Judith Degen (Stanford University) will give lectures on “Probabilistic pragmatics: an introduction to the Rational Speech Act framework”.
XPrag.de Mercator Fellow Lyn Frazier (UM Amherst) will give a series of lectures on language processing, in particular the processing of non-at-issue content and the pragmatics of ellipsis.
The course of XPrag.de Mercator Fellow Napoleon Katsos (University of Cambridge) addresses the acquisition of pragmatic competence.
In addition, we have invited an expert to hold an interactive workshop on “gender and diversity in academia” to prepare you for related challenges in your role as principal investigator or professor.
Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
Tuition: 30 EUR
Registration: 07-Aug-2017 to 01-Sep-2017
Contact Person: Fabienne Salfner
Apply on the web: http://www.xprag.de/?page_id=5031
Please register by September 1st, 2017 at the latest.
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