We are very happy to announce that London is now part of this group, the Paris-Amsterdam-London Logic Meetings of Young Researchers (PALLMYR).

PALLMYR 11 will be hosted by University College London. All talks will take place in Room G10 of Chandler House (2 Wakefield Street, London WC1N 1PF), where the UCL Department of Linguistics is.

Chandler House has eduroam. If you don't have an eduroam account use UCLGuest with the following event code (in all capital): PALLMYR (more info about UCLGuest here).

For any questions, feel free to contact Nathan Klinedinst and/or Yasu Sudo.



Invited speakers:

- Matthew Mandelkern (Oxford)

- Rick Nouwen (Universiteit Utrecht)


Confirmed speakers:

- Amsterdam: Tamara Dobler, Jakub Dotlačil, Thom van Gessel, Julian Schlöder, Shane Steinert Threlkeld

- Paris: Amir Ahmad Anvari, Valentina Aristodemo, Ekaterina Kubyshkina, Mora Maldonado, Louis Rouillé


The first talk starts at 14:00 on 10 Nov (Fri), and the last talk end at 15:15 on 11 Nov (Sat). Each talk will be 30 min, followed by a commentary (10 min) and Q&A (5 min).


Tentative Schedule

Nov 10

14:00-14:45 Mora Maldonado (ENS)
  "Priming as a window to the collective/distributive ambiguity"
  Commentator: Lewis Pollock (UCL)
14:45-15:30 Shane Steinert-Threlkeld (UvA)
  "Learnability and Semantic Universals" 
  Commentator: Daniel Rothschild (UCL)
15 min break
15:45-16:30 Valentina Aristodemo (ENS)
  "Visible degrees in Italian Sign Language"
  Commentator: Cate Canonica (UCL)
16:30-17:15 Jakub Dotlačil (UvA)
  "Dynamic properties of question words"
  Commentator: Matthew Gotham (University of Oslo)
17:15-18:00  Thomas van Gessel (UvA)
   "Pair-list readings of questions with quantifiers"
   Commentator: Gregory Williamson (UCL)
15 min break
18:15-19:15 Invited talk by Rick Nouwen (Utrecht)
  "Distribution over disjunction and free choice" 

Nov 11

9:00-10:00 Invited talk by Matthew Mandelkern (Oxford)
  "Bounded modality"
15 min break
10:15-11:00  Louis Rouillé (ENS)
  "Is it possible to disagree about nothing?"
  Commentator: Sanna Hirvonen (Oxford)
11:00-11:45 Tamara Dobler (UvA)
  "An inquisitive approach to occasion-sensitivity"
  Commentator: Eliot Michaelson (KCL)
75 min lunch break
13:00-13:45 Amir Anvari (ENS)
  "Encoding content: logical force and contextual knowledge"
  Commentator: Yasu Sudo (UCL)
13:45-14:30 Julian Schlöder (UvA)
  "The logic of the knowledge norm of assertion"
  Commentator: Johnny McIntosh (Oxford)
14:30-15:15 Ekaterina Kubychkina (Paris 1)
  "Ignorance without K(nowledge)"
  Commentator: Julian Dutant (KCL)




- Nathan Klinedinst

- Daniel Rothschild

- Yasu Sudo