Clausal Complementation: Current Perspectives Workshop October 3, 2014


Clausal Complementation: Current Perspectives

October 3, 2014

10 am to 5 pm

Room 108, Linguistics Department

Rutgers University

18 Seminary Place New Brunswick NJ 08901

Organizer: Jane Grimshaw

 

Please contact Jane if you would like to have access to the reading (grimshaw@ruccs.rutgers.edu)

 

Program   

9.30            Coffee etc  

 

10.00          Miok Pak (George Wahsington), Paul Portner (Georgetown), and

Raffaella Zanuttini (Yale):

The speaker and addressee in embedded imperatives

 

11.30          Itamar Kastner (NYU):

What it means to be a direct object: Lessons from presupposition

 

1                 Lunch

 

2.00            Keir Moulton (Simon Fraser):

Transparency and Clause Size: what the pseudo-relative tells us about embedding and attitudes

3.30            Friederike Moltmann (CNRS/NYU):

Cognitive Products, Illocutionary Products and Modal Products