Unpublished work


A new twist to the miner's puzzle
Martin Aher. Presented at the Semantics and Philosophy colloquium in Europe, Berlin, June 2014.

Searching for directions: epistemic and deontic modals in InqS
Martin Aher and Jeroen Groenendijk. Presented at the Tenth International Tbilisi Symposium on Language, Logic and Computation (TbiLLC), September 26, 2013.

- Semantics and Philosophy in Europe, September 2015. (slides)
- Estonian-Finnish Logic Meeting, November 2015.

Scales of negativity
Adrian Brasoveanu, Donka Farkas, and Floris Roelofsen. Presented at:
- University of California Santa Cruz, January 18, 2013 (slides)

Ivano Ciardelli, Lucas Champollion, and Floris Roelofsen. Presented at the Questions in Logic and Semantics workshop, Amsterdam 2015.

Lucas Champollion, Ivano Ciardelli, and Floris Roelofsen. Presented at the Second Workshop on Inquisitiveness Below and Beyond the Sentence Boundary (InqBnB 2), December 2017.

Ivano Ciardelli and Maria Aloni. Presented at Imperatives: Worlds and Beyond, University of Hamburg, June 2016.

Ivano Ciardelli and Floris Roelofsen. Presented at the European Epistemology Network, July 2014.

Ignorance inferences and roundness effects of modified numerals
Alexandre Cremers, Liz Coppock, Jakub Dotlacil and Floris Roelofsen. Presented at SALT, Los Angeles, May 17, 2019.


An Inquisitive Formalization of Interrogative Inquiry
Yacin Hamami. Paper presented at the IMI workshop in Paris, January 30-31, 2012. (slidespaper)

An Inquisitive Formalization of Interrogative Inquiry
Yacin Hamami. Paper presented at the IMI workshop in Paris, January 30-31, 2012. (slidespaper)

Questions, Assertions, Hybrids
Jeroen Groenendijk. Presented during a seminar at NYU.

Inquisitive semantics and pragmatics with the logic of interrogation
Jeroen Groenendijk. Presented during a colloquium at Ohio State University, November 7, 2011.

Toch and toch? in Dutch: an inquisitive semantic-pragmatic analysis
Jeroen Groenendijk. Presented at the Questions in Discourse Workshop, December 2013, Amsterdam.

Radical inquisitive semantics
Jeroen Groenendijk and Floris Roelofsen. Preliminary version, presented at the Colloquium of the Institute for Cognitive Science, University of Osnabrueck, January 13, 2010, and some other places after that. There is also an extended version of the paper, dated October 6, 2010. This work is currently continued under the heading suppositional inquisitive semantics, see below.

Jeroen Groenendijk and Floris Roelofsen, response to comments by Dustin Tucker on the Inquisitive semantics and pragmatics paper.

Prosody and interpretation of disjunctive questions
Kathryn Pruitt and Floris Roelofsen. Handout for a seminar in Goettingen, April 11, 2011.

An inquisitive dynamic epistemic logic
Floris Roelofsen. Presented at the 22nd workshop on Games, Logic, Language, and Computation in Amsterdam, December 1, 2011. This work has been continued in collaboration with Ivano Ciardelli. The current paper is available on this website under the title inquisitive dynamic epistemic logic.

Information and attention
Floris Roelofsen. Working paper presenting a system in which meaning embodies informative and attentive (but no inquisitive) content.

Floris Roelofsen. Manuscript, 2015/2017.

An inquisitive perspective on meaning: the case of disjunction
Floris Roelofsen. Presented at:
- Stanford Linguistics Colloquium, February 13, 2013
- Rochester Linguistics Colloquium, February 20, 2013
- UMass Linguistics Colloquium, February 21, 2013
- Questions in Discourse workshop, Berlin, March 11, 2013 (handout)
- UCL Linguistics Colloquium, April 9, 2013
- Stuttgart IMS Colloquium, November 18, 2013 (handout)
- KNAW Colloquium, Amsterdam, March 5, 2014 (handout)
- Understanding Questions Workshop, Leiden, March 28, 2014 (handout)

Floris Roelofsen. Presented at the First Modal Universals Workshop in Leiden, December 2018.

Embedded interrogatives: the case of false answers
Floris Roelofsen, Nadine Theiler, and Maria Aloni
Presented at the Sixth Questions in Discourse Workshop, Gottingen, September 2014.

An Impossibility Theorem in Radical Inquisitive Semantics
Katsuhiko Sano. Presented at as Workshop on Relating Particles to Evidence and Inference, 14th July 2012, Goettingen, Germany. Current version, January 2014, submitted for publication.

Sequent calculus for a hierarchy of first-order inquisitive logics
Katsuhiko Sano, Russia-Japan Workshop on First-order Intermediate Logics, 4th October 2012, Hakusan, Japan.

Jennifer Spenader. Invited talk at InqBnB 2, December 2015.

Can questions be directly disjoined
Anna Szabolcsi. Invited talk at CLS, April 2015.

Contrastive topic: a compositional account in terms of non-cooperativity
Matthijs Westera. Presented at the Questions in Discourse Workshop, December 2013, Amsterdam.

Alternative disjunctions in Egyptian Arabic
Lauren Winans. UCLA MA thesis, pre-final draft.