Polysemy Workshop

Radcliffe Humanities


Polysemy Workshop


Day 1, 23 March 

10:00-11:15  Ofra Magidor: Polysemy, Copredication, and Property Versatility

11:20-12:35  John Collins: Copredication as Illusion: Polysemy and Truth Conditions

2:00-3:15  Agustin Vicente: Acquisition and Representation of Different Kinds of Polysemies

Tea/Coffee Break in Ryle Room

4:00-5:15  Michelle Liu: The Polysemy Approach to Philosophical Debates


Day 2, 24 March 

10:00-11:15  Jessica Keiser: Normative Generics are Descriptive

11:20-12:35  Guido Löhr: Polysemy and Metalinguistic Negotiations

2:00-3:15  Ingrid Lossius Falkum: The Pragmatics of ‘Regular’ Polysemy

Tea/Coffee Break in Ryle Room

4:00-5:15 Robyn Carston: Sources of Polysemy: Syntax and Pragmatics


Registration required (deadline 14 March): click here