Research

UNCONDITIONALS

 

 2019 The syntax and semantics of French constituent unconditionals. [with Karoliina Lohiniva]
Poster at CSSP 2019.
CNRS & Université Paris 8, October 2-4.
 2019 A Compositional Semantics for Free Choice Constituent Unconditionals. [with Karoliina Lohiniva]
Poster at Sinn und Bedeutung 24. Osnabrück University, September 4-6.
 2019 French constituent unconditionals relativize a free choice item. [with Karoliina Lohiniva]
Talk at the 49th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages. University of Georgia, May 1-4.
 2019 Free Choice in French constituent unconditionals. [with Karoliina Lohiniva]
Invited talk at the New York Philosophy of Language Workshop. NYU, March 11.

 

POLAR QUESTIONS

Aurore Gonzalez, Kate Henninger and Kathryn Davidson. Submitted. Answering negative questions in American Sign Language Proceedings of NELS 49.

 2019  Question-Answer Clauses: relation to focus. 
Invited talk at NYU Semantics Group, NYU, April 26.
 2018  Answering negative questions in American Sign Language. [first author, with Kate Henninger and Kathryn Davidson]
Talk at RALFe 2018. Université Paris 8 / CNRS, December 6-7.
 2018  On embedded question-answer pairs. 
Invited talk at SynSen Seminar, LLING UMR 6310 CNRS/Université de Nantes,December 4.
 2018  Answering negative questions in American Sign Language. [first author, with Kate Henninger and Kathryn Davidson]
Talk at the 49th North East Linguistic Society. Cornell University, October 5-7.

 

NEGATIVE COORDINATION,  NEGATIVE CONCORD,  NEGATIVE POLARITY

Aurore Gonzalez. Submitted. Residue of Universality.

Aurore Gonzalez. 2015. Negative Coordination in French. Proceedings of ESSLLI 2015 - Student Session. Online: http://esslli-stus-2015.phil.hhu.de/esslli-stus-2015-proceedings.pdf

2016 A morpho-semantic decomposition of French le moindre into even + superlative. [with Sophie Moracchini]
Talk at the 46th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages. Stony Brook University, March 31- April 3.
2015 Morphologically complex expressions: analyzing le moindre as superlative + even. [with Sophie Moracchini]
Talk at SNEWS. Harvard University, November 21.
 2015  Negative Coordination in French. Talk at ESSLLI 2015 - Student Session. Universitat Pompeu Fabra, August 3-14.
2015 Negative Coordination in Spanish vs. French. [with Elizabeth Heredia Murillo & Hamida Demirdache]
Talk at the VII Encuentro de Gramática Generativa. Buenos Aires, July 29-31.
 2015  Negative Concord in Georgian. Talk at ECO-5. Harvard University, April 11.
 2014  Negative coordination: ni vs. ni...ni in French. [first author, with Hamida Demirdache]
Talk at the 44th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages. Western University, May 2-4.
 2013  Negative Coordination: NPI ni & N-Word ni même in French. Talk at SinFonIJA 6. University of Nis, September 26-28. 

 

OTHER

Aurore Gonzalez and Teodora Mihoc. Submitted. A neo-Carlsonian approach to bare plural nominals in Romanian and FrenchHarvard Working Papers in Linguistics.

Aurore Gonzalez. 2018. Countability distinctions without linguistic cues.  Proceedings of ConSOLE XXVI. Online: https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/binaries/content/assets/geesteswetensc...

 2018  Countability distinctions without linguistic cues. Poster at ConSOLE XXVI. UCL, February 14-16. 
 2017  Bare nominals in French and Romanian. [with Teodora Mihoc]
Talk at the 47th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages. University of Delaware, April 20-23.
 2014  On the acquisition of disjunction in the scope of negation in L1 French vs. L1 Spanish.
Talk at the 2nd Gröningen-Nantes Van Gogh Workshop on the Acquisition of Syntax & Semantics. University of Nantes, October 20-21.
[with Samantha Becerra-Zita, Elizabeth Heredia Murillo and Hamida Demirdache]
 2014  Probing the construal of anaphors in child: A pilot study with the focus particle seulement.
Talk at the 1st Gröningen-Nantes Van Gogh Workshop on the Acquisition of Syntax & Semantics. Gröningen University, June 31- July 1.
[with Sophie Moracchini, Jiyoung Choi, Natasa Knezevic and Hamida Demirdache]