A group of McGill linguists will travel to Ottawa this weekend for the 5th TOM, the Toronto-Ottawa-Montréal Workshop on Semantics, co-organized by Junko Shimoyama. The workshop will take place Saturday March 10th.

McGill presenters include:

David-Étienne Bouchard: The Syntax and Semantics of Opinion Verbs
Brian Buccola: The nature of ignorance implications arising from superlative quantifiers

Mini-talks plus posters:
Gretchen McCulloch: Typological Implications of Mi’gmaq Indefinite Pronouns
Alanah McKillen: Processing Quantified DPs and Covert Movement
Alexandra Simonenko: Three types of Norwegian superlatives: each tool for its own task
Jozina Vander Klok: Typological considerations on modality: Evidence from Paciran Javanese

See the workshop website for full program information and details.