Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Upcoming Seminar: Arthur Sullivan

"Quantifier Domain Restriction and the Semantics-Pragmatics Interface"

Dr. Arthur Sullivan
Department of Philosophy


In this talk I will (i) explain one way in which the issue of  quantifier domain restriction arises in a canonical debate in the philosophy of language, and (ii) survey some of the recent philosophical work on the issue of quantifier domain restriction.  

Date: Monday, February 27, 2012 
Time: 3:15 pm 
Location: SN3060

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Q: What is Sociolinguistics?

A: Find out in Dr. Van Herk's brand new textbook!

Dr. Bubenik Retires

Congratulations to Dr. Vit Bubenik, whom we honoured today on his retirement from 38 years at Memorial. We wish you all the best!

Seminar Series Winter 2012

Here is the line-up for the Winter semester.

Arthur Sullivan (Dept of Philosophy): Feb 27, 3:15

Sara Johansson & Julie Britain: March 12, 3:15
East Cree verbs of emission: A unified analysis of the inchoative (-piyi)

Sara Rose: March 19, 3:15
Ancient inflections: All's well that ends well! 

Yvan Rose: March 26, 3:15

Ian Roberts (University of Cambridge): April 10-11