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  • MPI Colloquium

    Room: Conference Room MPI Date: Tuesday June 30th Time: 10 am Dr. Jennie Pyers – The emergence of spatial language and spatial categories in Nicaraguan Sign Language Center for Language Studies (CLS)  PI groups Multimodal Language and Cognition and Meaning, Culture and Cognition are co-hosting a …

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  • Colloquium Categories, Diversity and Contact

    Room: E 1.06 Date: Wednesday June 17th 2015 Time: 15:30 – 17ː00 Carolyn O’Meara: Seri smell verbs in the context of a changing smellscape The sense of smell has been widely viewed in various disciplines as inferior to other senses, such as vision, touch and taste (Henning 1916; …

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  • Colloquium Categories, Diversity and Contact

    Room: E 1.06 Date: Wednesday June 3rd 2015 Time: 15:30 – 17ː00  Laura Speed – Representing meaning: embodied vs. distributional theories To understand the meaning of words we must map the arbitrary form of a word to its corresponding concept. In this talk I will discuss …

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