Workshop Evidentiality 2.0

'Evidentiality 2.0: Integrating egophoricity, focusing on equipollent contrasts, and re-examining visual evidentials'

The project "Evidentiality in time and space" at the Institute of Linguistics of the University of Bern is organizing a workshop from 5-Sept-2021 to 6-Sept-2021 with the intention of bringing together researchers working different on different evidentiality systems to address the status of egophoricity vis-à-vis evidentiality, the role of evidential oppositions, and the definition of visual evidentials. See the call for papers.

Abstracts (approx. 500 words, excluding references) should be sent to Marius Zemp ( by 31 December 2020. Notification of acceptance/rejection will be given by 15 February 2021. Presentations should be 30 minutes, plus 10 minutes for discussion.

Participation is free of charge. Details on the social program will follow later on. Travel and accommodation costs will be borne by the participants. The organizers are currently checking whether travel support for participants in need of such might be possible. If applicable, please contact the organizers.

Benjamins Brosig, Marius Zemp, Fernando Zúñiga (University of Bern)