Workshop 'Imperatives, Performativity, and Commitment' (IPaC)

Location: Center for General Linguistics (ZAS), Schützenstr. 18, 10117 Berlin
Date: 21th - 22th April 2017
Organizing Committee: Hadil Karawani,Carina Kauf & Guillermo del Pinal

Invited Speakers:

  • Cleo Condoravdi
  • Sabine Iatridou
  • Josep Quer
  • Frank Veltman

Speakers:

  • Manfred Krifka 
  • Lisa Matthewson
  • Despina Oikonomou
  • Carlotta Pavese
  • Kilu von Prince
  • Hubert Truckenbrodt
  • Hedde Zeijlstra

Preliminary Program

Friday, 21 April 2017

9:00-10:30
Sabine Iatridou (Imperatives and the Past)

10:30-10:40 Coffee break

10:40-12:00
Hedde Zeijlstra (Imperatives and Negation)

12:00-14:00 Lunch break

14:00 - 15:20
Manfred Krifka (Speech acts and Commitment Space)

15:20-16:40
Carlotta Pavese (On Must and Therefore)

16:40-17:00 Coffee break

17:00:18:30
Frank Veltman (On Deontic Modality)

Saturday, 22 April 2017

9:00-10:30
Josep Quer (Imperatives in Sign Language)

10:30-10:40 Coffee break

10:40-12:00
Lisa Matthewson (t.b.a.)

12:00-14:00 Lunch break

14:00 -15:00
Despina Oikonomou (Permissions and Commands)

15:00 -16:00
Kilu von Prince (Imperatives in Oceanic Languages)

16:00 -17:00
Hubert Truckenbrodt and Lisa Matthewson (1st Conjunctive in German)

17:00:18:30
Cleo Condoravdi (t.b.a.)