What If: The Semantics, Pragmatics, & Psychology of Counterfactuals

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 20/05/2017
10:00 am - 5:30 pm

Location
JHB 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall)

Category(ies)

One-Day Workshop:  May 20, 2017

Organized by Nate Charlow (Philosophy, Toronto) and Michela Ippolito (Linguistics, Toronto)

Sponsored by the Jackman Humanities Institute’s Working Group Fund, University of Toronto

Speakers:

Registration

If you are planning to attend, please email to register by May 10. There is no registration fee.

Talk abstracts

See here.

Schedule (Tentative)

10:00am  //  COFFEE

10:30 – 12:00pm  //  Kyle Rawlins, “Asking What-Ifs” (joint work with Justin Bledin)

12:00 – 2:00pm  //  LUNCH

2:00 – 3:30pm  //  Patricia Ganea, “What if reality matters? Children’s representation of reality affects their ability to reason counterfactually” (joint work with Angela Nyhout)

4:00 – 5:30pm //  Karen Lewis, TBA

7:00pm  //  DINNER (TBA)