Lyn Tieu, Robert Pasternak, Philippe Schlenker and Emmanuel Chemla. 2017. Co-speech gesture projection: Evidence from truth-value judgment and picture selection tasks. Glossa: a journal of general linguistics 2(1): 102. 1-27. [link]
Robert Pasternak. 2016. A conservative theory of gradable modality. In M. Moroney et al. (eds.), Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 26. [link]
Robert Pasternak. in revision. A lot of hatred and a ton of desire: Intensity in the mereology of mental states. In revision for Linguistics and Philosophy. [link]
Lyn Tieu, Robert Pasternak, Philippe Schlenker and Emmanuel Chemla. submitted. Co-speech gesture projection: Evidence from inferential judgments. [link]
Robert Pasternak. in prep. Cumulativity in attitude ascriptions.
Robert Pasternak and Thomas Graf. in prep. Cyclic QR, embedded clause size, and processing difficulty: A computational perspective.
Thinking alone and thinking together. SALT 28 poster session, MIT, 2018. [forthcoming]
Intensity of desire is monotonic. Linguistic Society of America (LSA) 2018 Annual Meeting. Salt Lake City, UT, 2018. [slides]
Co-speech gestures: Experimental evidence for projection and local accommodation [with Lyn Tieu, Philippe Schlenker, and Emmanuel Chemla]. SALT 27 poster session, University of Maryland, 2017.
Want comparatives and the natural language metaphysics of desire. MIT Syntax-Semantics Reading Group (LFRG), 2017. [extended handout]
Experimental evidence for a cosuppositional analysis of gestural inferences [with Lyn Tieu, Philippe Schlenker, and Emmanuel Chemla]. Workshop on Theoretical and Experimental Approaches to Presuppositions, University of Genoa, 2017.
Wanting what’s important to us. UMass Semantics Workshop, 2016. [handout]
Co-speech music and co-speech gesture. Workshop on Music and Movement, NYU, 2016.
A conservative theory of gradable modality. SALT 26 poster session, UT Austin, 2016. [poster]
The illusory scope of French epistemics. Penn Linguistics Conference 40 poster session, UPenn, 2016. [poster]
Modal comparatives and (in)commensurability. Workshop on Modality Across Categories, Pompeu Fabra University, 2015. [slides]
Gradable modality: Putting degrees in the ordering source. NYU Semantics Reading Group, 2015.
Counterfactuals and salience. SUNY-Yale-NYU-CUNY (SYNC) Mini-Conference 15, Yale University, 2013.