Conference: SPE 7

Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 7 (SPE 7) will be hosted by the Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS) in Berlin on June 26-28 , 2014.

Invited speakers:


The purpose of the Semantics and Philosophy in Europe colloquia is provide a forum for presenting research in the interface between linguistic semantics and various areas of philosophy (philosophy of language, logic, philosophy of mind, metaphysics, philosophy of mathematics, epistemology, etc.). Previous SPE meetings have taken place place in Paris (SPE1, 2008 and SPE3, 2010), London (SPE2, 2009), Bochum (SPE4, 2011), Turin (SPE5, 2012) and St.Peterburg (SPE6, 2013).

In addition to the general theme, SPE 7 will feature two special topics

  • Conceptual structures and truth-conditional semantics
  • Questions

The abstract deadline is February 1, 2014. This page will be updated soon with additional information.

Program and organization:
Anton Benz (ZAS), Manfred Krifka (ZAS/HU Berlin), Friederike Moltmann (CNRS Paris), Tobias Rosefeldt (HU Berlin), Stephanie Solt (ZAS), Isidora Stojanovic (UPF Barcelona / CNRS Paris), Carla Umbach (ZAS), Thomas Ede Zimmermann (Goethe Universität Frankfurt).