Iconicity Workshop

Location: ZAS, Schützenstraße 18, 10117 Berlin, Room 403
Date: May 14-15, 2018 
Organizers: Susanne Fuchs, Cornelia Ebert, Aleksandra Ćwiek and Manfred Krifka

Invited Speakers:

Mark Dingemanse
Stefan Kopp
Markus Steinbach
Bodo Winter

Programme:

Monday, May 14th

10:00-10:30

Welcome (Manfred Krifka)

10:30-11:30

Markus Steinbach: Constructing Meaning at the Interface between Sign and Gesture

11:30-11:50

Coffee break

11:50-12:50

Mark Dingemanse: Making and breaking iconicity

12:50-14:30

Lunch break

14:30-15:30

Bodo Winter: Where is iconicity and why isn't there more of it?

15:30-16:15

Lab tour

19:00

Story telling performance “Erzählbühne”
ZENTRUM danziger50
Danziger Str. 50, 10435 Berlin
http://erzaehlkunst.com/erzaehlbuehne/

Tuesday, May 15th

9:00-10:00

Cornelia Ebert: Experimental studies on the semantic contribution of co- and post-speech gestures and their significance for perspective-taking

10:00-10:20

Coffee break

10:20-12:20

Round table “Show & Tell”

12:20-13:30

Lunch break

13:30-14:30

Stefan Kopp: Embedded iconicity — what computational studies reveal about co-speech iconic gestures

14:30-15:30

Aleksandra Ćwiek: A tiny tiny abstract on a biiiiiig topic – An analysis of adjective re(du)plications in a social media corpus

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