Honors and Awards
- Fellow of the Linguistic Society of America
Department of Linguistics
Integrative Learning Center
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University of Massachusetts
Book with new versions of my older papers on Modals, Conditionals, Situation Semantics, Knowledge Ascriptions (2)
Research in Situation Semantics (3)
Research on Attitude and Speech Reports (3)
Evidential Moods in Attitude and Speech Reports (Slides).
Talk given at the 1st Syncart Workshop (University of Siena, July 13, 2016), at the University of Pennsylvania (May 5, 2016), and at the University of Connecticut (September 9, 2016), (2016)
Moods are usually seen as dependent or ‘selected’ by certain verbs that embed sentential complements. This has all been a ...
Research on Modality (7)
Creating a Family: Transfer of Possession Verbs (Slides).
Universiteit Leiden, Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona, Hebrew University Jerusalem, University of Massachusetts at Amherst. (2015)
This is a talk about sub-lexical modality illustrated with transfer of possession verbs. I gave this talk for the first ...
Context and Content Lectures 2009 (Slides)
École Normale Supérieure, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Institut Jean Nicod (2009)
The lectures will use modal constructions, including various kinds of conditionals, as probes into the nature of context-dependency in natural ...
Research on Conditionals (5)
Contribution to Book
Chasing Hook: Quantified Indicative Conditionals
Conditionals, Probability, and Paradox: Themes from the Philosophy of Dorothy Edgington (2015)
This chapter looks at indicative conditionals embedded under quantifiers, with a special emphasis on ‘one-case’ conditionals as in No query ...