Workshop “AG9: The Semantics and Pragmatics of Conditional Connectives” at the 43th annual conference of the German Linguistics Society (DGfS)

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Day 01, 24.02.2021

Time Event
13:45-14:15 Mingya Liu and Mathias Barthel:
An experimental approach to the semantics and pragmatics of conditional connectives
14:15-15:15 (60min) Invited Talk / Anastasia Giannakidou:
Manipulation of nonveridical equilibrium produces negative bias in conditionals
15:15-15:45 Juliane Schwab and Mingya Liu:
All that in conditionals
15:45-16:30 COFFEE BREAK (45 minutes)
16:30-17:00 Magdalena Kaufmann and John Whitman:
Conditional conjunctions informed by Japanese and Korean
17:00-17:30 Muyi Yang:
Iffy discourse: Japanese moshi in conditionals and nominal topics
17:30-18:00 Paolo Santorio and Alexis Wellwood:
Non-Boolean conditionals

Day 02, 25.02.2021

Time Event
9:00-9:30 Markus Egg and Debopam Das:
Signalling conditional relations
9:30-10:00 Robert van Rooij and Katrin Schulz:
A causal relevance analysis of (hidden) conditionals
10:00-10:30 Niels Skovgaard Olsen and Peter Collins:
Indicatives, subjunctives, and the falsity of the antecedent
10:30-11:15 COFFEE BREAK (45 minutes)
11:15-11:45 Mingya Liu and Yuting Wang:
Jiu-conditionals in Mandarin Chinese
11:45-12:15 Jiyeong Kim and Sung-Eun Lee:
Past tense morphology and the choice of connectives in Korean counterfactual conditionals: An experimental approach
12:15-12:45 Natalia Zevakhina and Veronika Prigorkina:
Conditional Perfection in causal and conventional conditionals
12:45-13:45 LUNCH BREAK (60 minutes)
13:45-14:15 Maria Cristina Lo Baido, Egle Mocciaro and Luisa Brucale:
Conditional connection explored: the case of Sicilian cusà
14:15-14:45 Laura Margarita Merino Hernández:
Conditional constructions in Spanish: overt connectives, ellipsis, and juxtaposition

Day 03, 26.02.2021

Time Event
11:45-12:45 (60min) Invited Talk / Patrick Grosz:
Emojis and conditionals: Exploring the super linguistic interplay of expressive modifiers and conditional meaning
12:45-13:15 Nina Haslinger and Viola Schmitt:
What embedded counterfactuals tell us about the semantics of attitudes
13:15-13:45 Magdalena Sztencel and Sarah Duffy:
Modals as a diagnostic for biconditional versus material interpretations of conditionals
13:45-14:15 Final discussion