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Institute for Logic, Language and Computation

23 March 2017, Workshop on intonation and pragmatics, on the occasion of the defense of Matthijs Westera

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Date: Thursday 23 March 2017
Time: 15:00-17:30
Location: ILLC Seminar room F1.15
Target audience: Everyone with an interest in intonation and pragmatics.

I'm very happy that my three external committee members will give talks at the ILLC! They are:
- Craige Roberts (NYU/Rutgers)
- Michael Wagner (McGill)
- Jörg Peters (Oldenburg)

Topics will include focus/prominence in natural language, the tone inventories of languages like Dutch, German and English, experimental work on intonation, and of course pragmatics.
Precise program TBA.