2. CRC-Networking Workshop

CRC-Networking Workshop (Cologne – Potsdam – Saarbrücken) from November 14 – 15, 2019 at the University of Cologne [Flyer]

Topic: “Discourse”


  • CRC 1102 “Information Density and Linguistic Encoding”,
  • CRC 1252 “Prominence in Language”,
  • CRC 1287 “Limits of Variability in Language”


14.00-14:30 Introduction – Definitions, Outlines, Key Concepts  
15:00-15:45 von Heusinger, Weeber & Hoek: “Psych Verbs and Discourse Prominence” CRC 1252
15:45-16:30 Patterson & Schumacher: “Multiple antecedents in context: influence on personal and demonstrative pronouns in German” CRC 1252
16:30-17:30 Philipp: “The Impact of Context on the Interpretation of Quantifier Scope Ambiguities” CRC 1287
  Roth: “First steps towards modelling sources of misunderstanding in instructional texts” CRC 1102
  Meuser: “Empirical evidence for the impact of discourse prominence on perspective taking” CRC 1252
17:30-18:15 Aktas: “Variation in referential strategies across production modalities” CRC 1287
18:15-19:00 Clausen: “Differentiating variations of German tag questions” CRC 1287
09:00-09:45 Shi: “Automatic discourse relation classification and domain adaptation” CRC 1102
09:45-10:30 Demberg: “Investigating individual differences in discourse comprehension through crowd-sourcing annotation” CRC 1102
11:00-11:45 Yung: “RSA account of coherence relation production and comprehension” CRC 1102
11:45 – 12:30 Jasinskaja: “Speech acts that support other speech acts” CRC 1252
14:00 – 14:45 Hinterwimmer: “Discourse topicality and perspective-taking” CRC 1252


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