Publications & talks

On this page, you find a list of our talks and publications as well as some unpublished manuscripts related to the project. Some of this work predates the project.

Presentations

  • Haslinger, Nina, Valentin Panzirsch, Eva Rosina, Magdalena Roszkowski, Viola Schmitt, Valerie Wurm (2019): The plural core of distributive conjunction: Cross-linguistic support for a non-classical meaning. Talk, Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 11, Warsaw. [Slides]
  • Haslinger, Nina, Valentin Panzirsch, Eva Rosina, Magdalena Roszkowski, Viola Schmitt, Valerie Wurm (2019): A plural analysis of distributive conjunctions: Evidence from two cross-linguistic asymmetries. Talk, SinFonIJA 12, Brno.[Slides]
  • Schmitt, Viola (2019): Pluralities in intensional contexts: Cumulativity and individuation. Invited talk, SinFonIJA 12, Brno.[Slides]
  • Roszkowski, Magdalena (2019): Non-distributive readings of conjunction particles in Polish. Poster presentation, SinFonIJA 12, Brno.[Slides]
  • Wurm, Valerie (2019): Distinguishing semantic components of attitude verbs via the German modifier genau (’exactly’). Talk, SinFonIJA 12, Brno.[Handout]
  • Haslinger, Nina (2019): Unspecific indefinites do not have a uniform semantic type: Evidence from German. Talk, SinFonIJA 12, Brno.[Slides]
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2019): Cumulative readings of modified numerals: A plural projection approach. Talk, Sinn und Bedeutung 24, Osnabrück.[Slides]
  • Roszkowski, Magdalena (2019): The interpretation of 'distributive' elements. Invited talk, English department, University of Göttingen.
  • Schmitt, Viola (2019): Two cross-linguistic asymmetries in conjunction: A plural projection account. (Joint work of our FWF-project.) Invited talk, CRC-Colloquium, University of Düsseldorf. [slides]
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2019): Cumulative readings of modified numerals: A plural projection approach. Invited Talk, SemPrE Colloquium, University of Düsseldorf.
  • Schmitt, Viola (2019): Cumulativity across intensional interveners. Invited talk, English department, University of Göttingen.
  • Schmitt, Viola (2019): Parts of propositions, Invited talk, University of Graz, 03/2019 [Slides]
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2019): Cumulative readings of modified numerals: A plural projection approach. Talk at the 20th Workshop on the Roots of Pragmasemantics, Szklarska Poręba/Poland.
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2018): Asymmetries in cumulative construals of non-referential DPs. Talk at the RTANJ Linguistics 2 workshop, Rtanj/Serbia. [handout]
  • Roszkowski, Magdalena, Viola Schmitt, Maik Thalmann & Daniele Panizza (2018): Experimental evidence for non-intersective VP-conjunction in children and adults. Poster presentation at Ambigo: Workshop on Ambiguity – Theory, Development, and Processing, Göttingen.
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2018): Scope-related cumulativity asymmetries and cumulative composition. Talk, Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 28, Cambridge/Massachusetts. [slides, handout]
  • Flor, Enrico, Nina Haslinger, Hilda Koopman, Eva Rosina, Magdalena Roszkowski & Viola Schmitt (2018): Distributive vs. non-distributive conjunction: A cross-linguistic view. Invited talk, Department of Linguistics and Baltic Languages, Masaryk University Brno.
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2018): Universal quantification and conjunction: Cumulativity asymmetries. Invited talk, Department of Linguistics and Baltic Languages, Masaryk University Brno.
  • Flor, Enrico, Nina Haslinger, Hilda Koopman, Eva Rosina, Magdalena Roszkowski & Viola Schmitt (2018): Cross-linguistic evidence for predicate-level distributivity operators. Talk at Journées Co-distributivité 2018, Paris.
  • Roszkowski, Magdalena (2018): Coordination strategies in Polish and the distributivity/non-distributivity distinction. Talk at the 19th Workshop on the Roots of Pragmasemantics, Szklarska Poręba.
  • Schmitt, Viola (2018): Cumulativity and intensional interveners. Talk at the 19th Workshop on the Roots of Pragmasemantics, Szklarska Poręba. [preliminary version of slides]
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2018): Cumulativity asymmetries and composition. Talk at the 19th Workshop on the Roots of Pragmasemantics, Szklarska Poręba.
  • Schmitt, Viola (2018): Kumulativitätsasymmetrien, Distributivität und Pluralprojektion. Invited talk, German Department, Universität Tübingen. [slides]
  • Schmitt, Viola (2018): Scope-related cumulativity asymmetries and distributivity. Invited talk, English Department, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen.
  • Flor, Enrico, Nina Haslinger, Hilda Koopman, Eva Rosina, Magdalena Roszkowski & Viola Schmitt (2017): Cross-linguistic evidence for a non-distributive lexical meaning of conjunction. Talk at the 21st Amsterdam Colloquium, Amsterdam. [handout]
  • Schmitt, Viola & Daniele Panizza (2017): What and means: a study on the intersective vs. non-intersective construal of VP-and. Poster presentation, XPrag 2017, Cologne. [abstract]
  • Schmitt, Viola & Daniele Panizza (2017): What and means: A study of intersective and non-intersective VP-and. Poster presentation, 30th Annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, Cambridge/MA. [abstract]
  • Schmitt, Viola (2016): Kategorienübergreifende Pluralität und Pluralkomposition. Invited talk, Logik-Café, Department of Philosophy, University of Vienna.

Publications

  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2019): Strengthened disjunction or non-classical conjunction? Snippets 37:43-45. [pdf]
  • Schmitt, Viola (2018). Pluralities across categories and plural projection. Semantics and Pragmatics, Vol 12. [pdf]
  • Schmitt, Viola (2018). Boolean and non-Boolean conjunction. To appear in: D. Gutzmann, L. Matthewson, C. Meier, H. Rullmann & T.E. Zimmermann (eds.), Blackwell Companion to Semantics, Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons. [pre-final version]
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2018): Scope-related cumulativity asymmetries and cumulative composition. In: Sireemas Maspong, Brynhildur Stefánsdóttir, Katherine Blake & Forrest Davis (Hrsg.): Proceedings of SALT 28, 197-216. [pdf]
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2018): Scope-related cumulativity asymmetries and cumulative composition. In: Sireemas Maspong, Brynhildur Stefánsdóttir, Katherine Blake & Forrest Davis (eds.): Proceedings of SALT 28, 197-216. [pdf]
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2017): Stressed non-Boolean und (and) in German. Snippets 31:13-14. [pdf]
  • Flor, Enrico, Nina Haslinger, Hilda Koopman, Eva Rosina, Magdalena Roszkowski & Viola Schmitt (2017): Cross-linguistic evidence for a non-distributive lexical meaning of conjunction. In: Alexandre Cremers, Thom van Gessel & Floris Roelofsen (eds.): Proceedings of the 21st Amsterdam Colloquium, 255-264. [pdf]
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2017): Acquisition of semantic type flexibility: The case of conjunction. In: Clemens Mayr & Edwin Williams (eds.): 11-11-2017. Festschrift für Martin Prinzhorn (= Wiener Linguistische Gazette 82), 109-118. [pdf]

Manuscripts

  • Schmitt, Viola (2019). Intensional interveners in plural predication. Under revision. [draft]
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2019). Asymmetrically distributive universals and plural projection, Ms, University of Vienna. Submitted. [draft]
  • Roszkowski, Magdalena (2019): Coordination strategies in Polish and the collective/distributive distinction. Submitted. [pdf]
  • Flor, Enrico (2018): Cumulative readings of Italian ogni. [pdf]
  • Flor, Enrico, Nina Haslinger, Magdalena Roszkowski, Eva Rosina & Viola Schmitt (2017): Distributive and non-distributive conjunction: Formal semantics meets typology. To appear in an edited volume on 'Logical Vocabulary and Logical Change', ed. Moreno Mitrović. [pdf]
  • Schmitt, Viola (2016): Boolean and non-Boolean conjunction. Submitted. [pdf]