• 9-11-2022 Paper at the Delbrück conference on Indo-European syntax, Verona: Towards a diachronic typology of counterfactual moods in Indo-European languages.
  • 02-11-2022 Paper at the international conference on Tense and Aspect in Conditionals, Paris: The life cycles of counterfactual conditionals in Ancient Greek: aspect, actionality and temporal reference. 
  • 21-10-2022 Paper at the Amsterdam Classics research lab: Counterfactuals in Ancient Greek: A state of the art.
  • 4-10-2022 Paper at opening of Ghent Centre for Late Antiquity: Contrasting metahistory and corpus linguistics: the histories of the optative in Post-Classical Greek.
  • 7-09-2022 Paper at international conference on pragmaticalization paths of speech and thought verbs, Salamanca, hosted by Alberto Pardal Padín: What you see is what you get: the interactional potential of intentional visual imperatives in Ancient Greek diachrony.
  • 01-08-2022 Paper at International Conference of Historical Linguistics (ICHL), Oxford: Life cycles of counterfactual mood across a millennium of Ancient Greek (VIIIBC-IIIAD).
  • 17-06-2022 Paper at International Conference of Ancient Greek Linguistics (ICAGL), Madrid: Post-Classical Greek counterfactual modal verbs and the modal particle.
  • 11-06-2022 Paper at the national OIKOS days, the Dutch national research school of Classical Studies, Ede: The evolution of counterfactual sentence patterns in Post-Classical Greek.
  • 02-06-2022 Paper at international conference on postmodality, organized by Adeline Patard, Caen: Paths out of counterfactuality: evidence from Ancient Greek diachrony.
  • 12-05-2022 Paper at conference on Post-Classical (In)subordination organized by Klaas Bentein, Eleonora Cattafi and myself in Ghent: Correlating syntactic change and register in the diachrony of Post-Classical insubordinate wishes.

  • 27-04-2022 Invited paper at the Divinity faculty seminar, Cambridge, hosted by James Aitken: Counterfactual sentences in the Septuagint and Post-Classical Greek.
  • 06-04-2022 Invited paper at the Habituals seminar, Amsterdam (online), hosted by Kees Hengeveld and Hella Olbertz: Habituals in Ancient Greek: Typology and diachrony. 
  • 1-03-2022 Paper at Choosing your words: grammaticalization and lexicalization in Ancient Greek and Latin, UCL: Category changes in Greek diachrony: the trajectories of fossilized mood forms.

  • 02-02-2022 Paper at the seminar of the Classical and Comparative Philology and Linguistics Caucus, hosted by James Clackson: The life cycles of counterfactuals in Ancient Greek and early Indo-European languages.

  • 23-02-2022 Paper at interdisciplinary seminar hosted by Stephen Colvin, UCL: Counterfactuals, habituals and the spread of the modal particle in Ancient Greek diachrony.
  • 02-02-2022 Paper at New Light from the East: Linguistic Perspectives on Non-Literary Papyri and Related Sources, online: Wishes in the papyri and the Post-Classical reorganization of the wish system.


  • 29-10-2021 Paper at the international conference on Conversation Analysis and Classical languages: Between Dialogic and Diachronic Syntax: the insubordination of ὅπως in Classical Greek drama.
  • 19-04-2021 Paper at the departmental DiaLing meeting, Ghent (online): The life cycles of counterfactual mood from Archaic to Classical Greek.
  • 02-03-2021 Paper at the EVWRIT reading session, Ghent: Textual ambiguity and historical linguistics: insubordination in Ancient Greek. 
  • 28-01-2021 Paper at the Pragmatics in Cyclical language change network, online: the life cycles of counterfactuals in Ancient Greek: changing context and temporal reference.
  • 01-09-2021 Paper at SLE workshop on the syntax of modality in Ancient Greek, online: a diachronic syntax of counterfactual mood attraction in Ancient Greek