# Talks

## 2024

**Restricting determiners: conservativity and negative counterparts**- Talk accepted at the workshop "Does semantics have a
*too many tools*problem?", September 20.

- Talk accepted at the workshop "Does semantics have a
**Mixed polarity pluralities**- Talk accepted at the LAGB annual meeting, August 29.

**Nominal Free Choice**- Joint work with Filipe Hisao Kobayashi.
- Talk given at the MECORE closing workshop, Konstanz, June 21.
- Slides.

**On the monotonicity of attitudes**.- Joint work with Tanya Bondarenko.
- Invited talk at the Bochum Language Colloquium, June 18.

**Prospects for a Trivalent Approach to Presupposition: the Case of Conditionals**- Joint work with Alex Kalomoiros.
- Talk given at TLLM 2024, March 29.

**On the monotonicity of attitudes: NPIs and clausal embedding**- Joint work with Tanya Bondarenko
- Talk given at NELS 54, MIT, January 26.

## 2023

**On the monotonicity of attitudes: NPIs and clausal embedding**- Joint work with Tanya Bondarenko.
- Presented at PhLiP 8, November 11.

**Finding strength in contradiction**- Invited talk at PALLMYR workshop, UCL, November 18.

**Gluts in the logic of anaphoric dependencies**- Talk at SILT, NYC.
- Slides.

**Disjunctive donkeys and overlapping updates**- Poster presented at SALT 33.
- Poster.

## 2022

**Anaphora and simplification**- Joint work with Yasu Sudo
- Talk given at ZAS semantics circle.
- Slides

**Anaphora and simplification**- Joint work with Yasu Sudo
- Talk given at the Heinrich-Heine University of Düsseldorf, Meaning in Language colloquium series.
- Slides

**Against simplification: free choice with anaphora**- Joint work with Yasu Sudo
- Talk given at SuB 2022
- Slides

**Partee conjunctions and anaphora with free choice**- LFRG (MIT)
- Handout

**Disjunction in a predictive theory of anaphora**- TLLM III
- Slides

## 2021

**Meaning in linguistic theory: formal semantics and Montague grammar**- MIT Quest meaning representation workshop, September 11.

**Intensionalizing abstract meaning representations: non-veridicality and scope**- Joint work with Greg Williamson and Yuxin Ji.
- Talk given at the LAW-DMR 2021 workshop, November 10-11.
- Paper

**A scopal theory of pied-piping in relative clauses**- Talk given at NELS 52.
- Handout

**Externally dynamic dynamic semantics**- Talk given at ENS, July 14.
- https://patrickdelliott.com/pdf/ens.pdf

**Trivalent foundations for a logic of anaphora**- Invited job talk given at MIT.
- Slides

**Radical successive cyclicity and the freedom of parasitic gaps**- Joint work with Colin Davis
- Talk given at LSA, January 8.
- Handout

## 2020

**What linguists can learn from functional programmers: a study in opacity and environment sensitivity**- Talk given at MIT CompLang, December 8.

**Classical negation in a dynamic alternative semantics**- Invited talk at LENLS 17.
- Slides.

**Coreference, negation, and modal subordination**- Talk at Rutgers SURGE meeting, October 27.

**Crossover and the dynamics of negation**- Talk at NYU semantics group, October 9.

**Generalized crossover**- Joint work with Yasu Sudo.
- Talk given at SALT
- Slides

**A flexible scope theory of intensionality**- Talk given at WCCFL 38, UBC.
- https://patrickdelliott.com/pdf/wccfl38.pdf

## 2019

**Nesting habits of flightless***wh*-expressions- Invited talk given at the workshop
*Complex wh-expressions*in Nantes.

- Invited talk given at the workshop
**Two souls of disjunction**- Talk given at the workshop
*Asymmetries in language: presuppositions and beyond*in Berlin.

- Talk given at the workshop
**Binding back to the future**- Joint work with Yasu Sudo.
- Talk given at the workshop
*Asymmetries in language: presuppositions and beyond*in Berlin.

**Nuclear intervention: deriving Beck effects via cyclic scope and local exhaustification**- Joint work with Uli Sauerland.
- Talk given at the workshop
*Exhaustivity in questions and answers*in Tübingen.

**Nuclear intervention: towards a unified account of weak islands and Beck effects**- Joint work with Uli Sauerland.
- Talk given at LingLunch, MIT.
- https://patrickdelliott.com/pdf/linglunch.pdf

**The dynamics of ellipsis identity**- Joint work with Yasu Sudo.
- Talk given at the workshop SLUICING+@50 in Chicago.

*Fuck*compositionality- Invited talk at the DGfS workshop
*Encoding emotive attitudes in non-truth-conditional meaning*in Bremen. - Slides

- Invited talk at the DGfS workshop
**Two souls of disjunction: making dynamic semantics (more) explanatory**- Invited talk at Frankfurt Semantics Colloquium
- https://patrickdelliott.com/pdf/frankfurt.pdf

**Movement as higher-order structure building**- Invited talk at Göttingen.
- https://patrickdelliott.com/pdf/goettingen-mvt.pdf

## 2018

**Deriving dynamic disjunction**- Talk given at the FB IV workshop, ZAS Berlin.

**Arguments and attitudes**- Guest lecture at the semantics of attitudes seminar series, UCL.

**On Prior's substitution problem**- Talk given at the UCL workshop on attitude predicates.

**Embedded exhaustification and plurality: two case studies**- Talk given at UCL.

## 2017

**An algebraic theory of attitudes**- Talk given at LENLS 14.

**Arguments and attitudes**- Talk given at the FB IV workshop, ZAS Berlin.

## 2016

**Ellipsis identity and the alternative tier**- Talk given at Leipzig University.
- Handout

**Nested***which*-phrases: consequences for the syntax of*wh*-scope- Talk given at the IGG 42, Lecce.

**Nested***wh*-questions and the locality of scope-taking- Talk given at ConSOLE XXIV, York.

**Severing everything: substitution failures, and their consequences for the theory of argument structure**- Talk given at UCLA syntax round table.
- Handout

**Embedded declaratives as modifiers**- Talk given at SuB 21, University of Edinburgh.
- Slides

**Explaining DPs vs. CPs without syntax**- Talk given at CLS 52, Chicago.
- Handout

*Explain*and the semantics of embedding- Talk given at London Semantics Day.
- Handout

**Rethinking the semantics of embedding**- Talk given at the FB IV Workshop, ZAS Berlin.
- Handout

**Propositional content of events and individuals**- Poster presented at NASSLLI 2016.
- Poster

**Selection without Syntax**- Poster presented at OLINCO 2016.
- Poster

## 2015

**Optimizing the ellipsis site**- Joint work with Andrew Murphy.
- Talk given at the Grasping Ellipsis workshop, University of Campinas, Brazil.
- https://patrickdelliott.com/pdf/joint-brazil-talk.pdf

**E-type readings of quantifiers under ellipsis**- Joint work with Yasu Sudo.
- Poster presented at SuB 20.
- Poster.

**Discourse***even*vs. attitude*even*- Joint work with Elin McCready and Yasu Sudo.
- Poster presented at SALT 25.