LINGUIST List 30.465

Tue Jan 29 2019

Calls: Philosophy of Language/France

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 25-Jan-2019
From: Marie E. <>
Subject: Assertion and its Norms
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Full Title: Assertion and its Norms

Date: 03-Jun-2019 - 05-Jun-2019
Location: Paris, France
Contact Person: Marie E.
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Philosophy of Language

Call Deadline: 20-Feb-2019

Meeting Description:

“Assertion and its Norms” - Paris, France, June 3-5 2019

Institut d’Etudes Avancées (IEA Paris)
Institut Jean Nicod
Ecole Normale Supérieure, DEC (program “New ideas in the philosophy of mind and language”)

The workshop aims to provide a forum for lively and constructive exchange amongst researchers working on the following (and related) themes:

- Constitutive rules
- Norms for assertion
- Normative vs. non-normative accounts of assertion

Confirmed speakers (alphabetical order):

Maryam Ebrahimi Dinani (Institut Jean Nicod)
Manuel García-Carpintero (University of Barcelona)
Bart Geurts (Radboud University Nijmegen)
Manfred Krifka (Humboldt University)

Tentative Schedule:

June 3rd half day
– 12.30pm welcome lunch
– 2pm workshop starts

June 4th full day
– 8pm conference dinner

June 5th half day
– 1pm workshop ends

Call for Papers:

Abstracts must be 700-1200 words long (including notes, excluding bibliography). Please send your abstract or any enquiries by email to

Deadline for Submissions: February 20, 2019

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