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Relevance Round Table

 

 

Institute of English Studies

University of Warsaw

 

 

 

 

 

Relevance Round Table

Meeting 3

27 May 2011

 

Venue:

 

 

Institute of English Studies (4th floor, room 400)

ul. Nowy Świat; 00-497 Warszawa

 

Organizers:

 

 

Agnieszka Piskorska (a.piskorska@uw.edu.pl)

Ewa Wałaszewska (e.walaszewska@uw.edu.pl)

 

Programme:

 

 

 

 

 

10:00-10:55

 

Plenary I: Deirdre Wilson

Understanding and believing

 

11:00-11:30

Manuel Padilla Cruz

Pragmatic failure, epistemic injustice and epistemic vigilance

 

11:30-12:00

Agnieszka Solska

Metaphorical meanings in puns and comparisons

 

 

12:00-12:55

CANCELLED

Plenary II: Nicholas Allott

Behind pragmatic magic: Principles, heuristics and inference

 

 

13:00-14:00

Lunch

 

 

14:00-14:30

Daniel Sax

What does the Polish conjunction "a" encode?

 

14:30-15:00

Ewa Wałaszewska

Does "like” in similes encode a procedure?

 

15:00-15:30

Iwona Witczak-Plisiecka

'Plain meaning' in legal contexts – a relevance theoretic perspective

 

 

15:30-16:00

Coffee break

 

 

16:00-16:30

Ewa Mioduszewska

A question about truth-conditionality in relevance theory

 

16:30-17:00

Maria Jodłowiec and Agnieszka Piskorska

Translating Relevance    challenges and traps

 

 

17:00-18:00

Poster session

 

 

 

Grzegorz Jezierski

Guru effect and the translator

 

 

Kamil Kamiński

Verbing function words

 

 

Paweł Konopczak

How communication started

 

 

Sławomir Król

Against Postmodernist Theories of Language and Literature

 

 

Elwira Szehidewicz

Emotions in a cognitive-behavioral psychotherapeutic session – a relevance theory perspective

 

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