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The Construction of Meaning Workshop provides a forum for addressing
developments in the treatment of meaning in linguistic theory. It
sponsors presentations of ongoing student and faculty work, lectures
by invited speakers, and an annual Semantics Fest, a conference
showcasing local research on semantics and pragmatics.
Over the years the workshop has gained considerable momentum, with a
growing number of students, faculty, and visitors participating and a
diversification of interests that has often attracted audiences from
From 1999-2009, the Construction of Meaning Workshop enjoyed support
from the Stanford Humanities Center as part of its Theodore and Frances
Geballe Research Workshop Program; this support is gratefully acknowledged