Marloes Oomen joins the inquisitive semantics group and SignLab in Amsterdam as a postdoc to work on questions in sign language.
The paper Toward a unified semantics for English either by William Thomas has appeared in the proceedings of SALT.
A paper by Nadine Theiler entitled Denn as a highlighting-sensitive particle has been published in Linguistics and Philosophy.
A new paper by Vit Puncochar entitled A relevant logic for questions has been published in the Journal of Philosophical Logic. The paper integrates inquisitive semantics with relevance logic.
Justin Bledin posted a draft of a new paper, Fatalism and the logic of unconditionals.
Sunwoo Jeong’s paper Intonation and Sentence Type Conventions: Two Types of Rising Declaratives has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Semantics.
A new paper by Ivano Ciardelli and Floris Roelofsen, An inquisitive perspective on modals and quantifiers, has just appeared in the Annual Review of Linguistics.
Floris Roelofsen presents work on the whether puzzle at a workshop in honor of Barbara Partee.
A paper by Donka Farkas and Floris Roelofsen entitled Division of labor in the interpretation of declaratives and interrogatives has appeared in the Journal of Semantics.
Floris Roelofsen gives a colloquium talk entitled What’s wrong with wonder that and believe whether? in Konstanz.
A paper by Ivano Ciardelli and Floris Roelofsen on Hurford’s constraint has been accepted for publication in Natural Language Semantics. Here is the final version of the paper.
Matthijs Westera posted a new paper, An attention-based explanation for some exhaustivity operators, which will appear in the proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 21.
Ivano Ciardelli finished his PhD thesis, Questions in logic, which will be defended on the 11th of March 2016.
Floris Roelofsen submitted a new version of his paper Two alternatives for disjunction: an inquisitive reconciliation.
Floris Roelofsen presented a paper on highlighting in discourse and grammar at the XPrag workshop on Questions, Answers, and Negation in Berlin.
Martin Aher and Jeroen Groenendijk finished a new paper on deontic and epistemic modals, which will appear in the Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 19.
Ivano Ciardelli and Floris Roelofsen finished a new paper, Alternatives in Montague Grammar, which will appear in the Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 19.
Donka Farkas (UCSC) will be a KNAW Visiting Professor of the inquisitive semantics group in Amsterdam in 2015/2016.
A paper by Ivano Ciardelli and Floris Roelofsen on inquisitive dynamic epistemic logic has been accepted for publication in Synthese.
Lucas Champollion (NYU) visits the inquisitive semantics group in Amsterdam.
A paper by Andrzej Wiśniewski entitled Support and sets of situations appears online first in the Journal of Logic, Language, and Information.
Matthijs Westera presents work on the semantics and pragmatics of modified numerals at the University of California Santa Cruz.
Donka Farkas and Adrian Brasoveanu present joint work with Floris Roelofsen about scales of negativity at an S-circle meet at UC Santa Cruz.
Floris Roelofsen presents joint work with Donka Farkas about polar initiatives in an inquisitive discourse model at a LUSH colloquium in Leiden.
(palindrome day) Adrian Brasoveanu, Donka Farkas, and Floris Roelofsen submitted a new paper on n-words and sentential negation.
Floris Roelofsen posted a new paper on algebraic inquisitive semantics.
Ivano Ciardelli, Jeroen Groenendijk, and Floris Roelofsen submitted a new paper: inquisitive semantics: a new notion of meaning.
Ivano Ciardelli and Jeroen Groenendijk gave a talk at the IMI workshop in Paris last week about hybrid, classical, and presuppositional inquisitive semantics.
Floris Roelofsen will be a visiting researcher at the Linguistics Department of the University of California Santa Cruz from January through March.