Category Archives: Conferences

Comments on Pronouns

The Pronouns@Tübingen 2 workshop in Tübingen from November 7th through November 9th provides a venue for discussion on ongoing research on pronouns in general and, in particular, on pronouns in embedded contexts. Frank Richter contributed a commentary on Sarah Zobel’s talk in the special session On the non-uniformity of pronouns.

Second European Workshop on HPSG

The Second European Workshop on HPSG (EW-HPSG) will take place in Paris, November 17 & 18.

Information on the workshop and the program are available on the workshop website.

There will be three presentations by members of the IEAS:

  • Assif Am-David & Manfred Sailer: An LRS encoding of a semantic typology of definiteness
  • Frank Richter: Polyadic “same” and “different”
  • Manfred Sailer: Inverse linking as complex quantifier formation

Coming up: Formal Grammar Conference

Frank Richter will act as local organizer of the 19th conference on Formal Grammar, which will take place at Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen on the weekend of August 16th and August 17th. The Standing Committee is particularly excited about the high registration numbers by students attending ESSLLI in the weeks before and after Formal Grammar. Invited speakers this year are Christian Retoré and Thomas F. Icard. The full program can be found at the official website of Formal Grammar 2014.