William H. Colvin Professor
Department of Linguistics
University of Chicago
1115 E. 58th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
Semantics, pragmatics, syntax, philosophy of language
Manuscripts, papers, handouts and slides
Teaching Fall 2019
Code Making/Code Breaking
Semantics and Pragmatics 1
Do you think you'll be a philosopher?
Do you think you'll be an astrophysicist?
Do you think you'll be a musician?
Do you think you'll go sailing today?
Not to stick to formalist methodology in an area like this can only lead
out of linguistics and into literary criticism. -- Gerald Gazdar