4th meeting

The fourth meeting on the topic of bare nouns will take place at Ruhr-Universität Bochum, room gb1/144, from September 9-10, 2023 (just after Sinn und Bedeutung).

Invited speakers: Manfred Krifka, Fereshteh Modarresi, Bert Le Bruyn, Peter Jenks



DAY 1: SEPT 9, 2023 DAY 2: SEPT 10, 2023

9:00-9:15Welcome introductionArrival
9:15-10:15Invited Talk: Manfred Krifka & Fereshteh Modarresi: Incorporation and Weak Definites in Persian and German:  Their Interpretation and Anaphoric Potential
chair: Reginald Duah
Invited Talk: Bert le Bruyn:
Reference: a Translation Mining view
chair: Mira Grubic
10:15-10:45coffee breakcoffee break
10:45-11:30Agata Renans, Akua Campbell, Sampson Korsah: Demonstratives in Ga (VIDEO)

chair: Nadine Bade
Ana Aguilar Guevara & Carolina Oggiani: Non-bare proper names in Rioplatense Spanish

chair: Agata Renans
11:30-12:15Yagmur Sag-Parvardeh: Focus on demonstratives: experiments in English and Turkish

chair: Nadine Bade
Carla Bombi: Before and after the noun: Spanish demonstratives and possessives

chair: Agata Renans
12:15-13:45lunch breaklunch break
13:45-14:30Cecile Meier: On Differences in Kind Readings (VIDEO)

chair: Yvonne Agbetsoamedo
Dorothy Ahn, Stefan Hinterwimmer: Perspective-dependent constraints on bound readings of demonstrative pronouns and definite descriptions in German and English (VIDEO)

chair: Giuliano Armenante
14:30-15:15Imke Driemel: Differential case marking in Korean: bare nouns vs. numeral classifiers and demonstratives

chair: Yvonne Agbetsoamedo

Marianne Huijsmans, Daniel K.E.Reisinger: Gesture, salience, and anti-uniqueness: Surveying the landscape of referring expressions in ʔayʔaǰuθəm (VIDEO)

chair: Giuliano Armenante
15:15-15:45coffee breakcoffee break
15:45-16:30Cornelia Ebert, Stefan Hinterwimmer: Dynamic binding across modalities: some observations on German stressed and destressed pronouns

chair: Radek Simik
16:00-17:00 Invited Talk: Peter Jenks: Anaphoric bare nouns without indices (VIDEO)

chair: Malte Zimmermann
16:30-17:15Business meeting + talking about the experiment