Second Tsinghua Interdisciplinary Workshop on Logic, Language, and Meaning: Monotonicity in Logic and Language

Call for Participation

The workshop

Monotonicity in Logic and Language

(2nd Tsinghua Interdisciplinary Workshop in Logic, Language and Meaning)

will be held online (via Zoom) on December 17 – 20, 2020.

The workshop is hosted by the Tsinghua University – University of Amsterdam Joint Research Center for Logic, and features 22 contributed talks and 5 invited speakers:

  • Gennaro Chierchia (Harvard)
  • Jo-Wang Lin (Academia Sinica)
  • Larry Moss (UI Bloomington)
  • Floris Roelofsen (ILLC)
  • Jakub Szymanik (ILLC)

Before the workshop, on December 16, there are two tutorials:

Jakub Szymanik: Monotonicity in Logic (Dec 16, 18-20 Beijing time)

Gennaro Chierchia: Monotonicity in Language (Dec 16, 21-23 Beijing time)

For further details about the schedule etc., see

All interested are welcome, and participation is free, but you need to register in advance. In order to register, send an email to with the following information no later than December 9, 2020:

  •    name
  •    affiliation
  •    email
  •    will attend tutorial (yes/no)
  •    Wechat identity (if you want to, and are using Wechat)

We will send the Zoom details to all registered participants by email shortly in advance.

The organizers:

Dun Deng

Fenrong Liu

Mingming Liu

Dag Westerståhl