My research focuses on how meanings are assembled, and on how structure conditions the pragmatic inferences that are made. I defended my dissertation, Anchoring Pragmatics in Syntax and Semantics, at the Linguistics Department at UMass Amherst in March 2011. You can see some of my recent work here.
contact: maria.biezma (at) uni-konstanz (dot) de
Events at Konstanz:
Meaning in non-canonical questions, June 7-9, 2018 (organized together with Andrea Beltrama, Erlinde Meertens, Maribel Romero and Ramona Wallner)
Conditionals at the crossroads on semantics and pragmatics, November 10-11, 2016 (organized together with Maribel Romero)