"Monsters", Demonstratives and Token-Reflexive Concepts: New Thoughts on the Semantics of Indexicals

November 28, 2019
Institut Jean Nicod, École Normale Supérieure

Salle Langevin
29 rue d'Ulm
Paris 75005

Main speakers:

University of Fribourg
Universitat de Barcelona
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Institut Jean Nicod


École Normale Supérieure

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Thursday 28 November 2019

École Normale Supérieur, Paris - salle Paul Langevin, 45 Rue d’Ulm

Organisation : Shimon Mercer-Wood


Session 1 

09:00 – 10:15      Gregory BOCHNER (ENS, IJN)

“A Puzzle about Demonstrative Reference in

Stalnaker’s Two-Dimensional Pragmatics”

10:30 – 11:45     David KASHTAN (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

“How can “I” Refer to Me?”

12 :00 – 13:15       Denis PERRIN (Université de Grenoble) 

“The semantics of indexicals: Reference by deference”

13h30 Lunch

Session 2 

15:00 – 16:15 Frédérique DE VIGNEMONT (IJN- CNRS, EHESS, ENS)

“The sens of here-ness”

16:30 – 1745  Manuel GARCIA-CAPRINTERO (LOGOS - Universitat de Barcelona)

"Codesignation and Transparency”

17 :45 Conclusions and closing of the symposium

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