Naomi Clair Francis

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Visiting address Niels Henrik Abels vei 36 Henrik Wergelands hus 0313 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1102 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic interests

  • Semantics, pragmatics, and their interface
  • Interactions between at-issue and not-at-issue content
  • Focus
  • Polarity
  • Discourse management strategies


  • August 2020-present: Postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Oslo investigating the role of gesture in objecting to discourse moves.
  • November 2019-April 2020: Sessional lecturer at the University of Toronto (Canada).
  • September 2019: Ph.D. in Linguistics (specialization: semantics) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA).

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Tags: linguistics, semantics, pragmatics
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