Our Events

  • Interactive workshop (Edinburgh)
    What does it mean to speak a minority language? Dispelling myths and raising awareness through theatre 15 April 2016 - Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh Interactive workshop with actor and playwriter Brian Thunder. Flyer Brian Thunder...

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  • Interaction and Society (with EDiSo)
    Interacción y Sociedad/Interação e Sociedade/Interacció i Societat Universitat de València - 14 June 2016 Report (E. Moore) Report (A. Fernández Barrera) Report (M-R.Garrido_Sardà) Report (J. Llompart Esbert) Report (E._Hidalgo_McCabe) Programa (CAT) Programme (EN) Programa (ES) Programa (POR) Talleres Data session

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  • Sociolinguistics Summer School (Lyon)
    New Speaker Workshop at the Sociolinguistics Summer School 7 22 June 2016 - Université de Lyon, France Report Programme  

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  • Summer school: Narrative, discourse and interaction
    The Center for Multilingualism in Society across the Lifespan (MultiLing) University of Oslo, Norway - 5 to 9 September 2016 Instructors: Anna De Fina (Georgetown University, Washington DC) & Alexandra Georgakopoulou (King’s College...

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  • Phonetics and Phonology of New Speakers (Workshop)
    The Phonetics and Phonology of New Speaker varieties across the lifespan Date: 11 July 2016 Location: University College London, UK Convenors: Bronwen G. Evans & Gisela Tomé Lourido Dept of Speech, Hearing & Phonetic Sciences, University...

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  • Español para inmigrantes: Desde la teoría hacia la práctica
    Asociación de Murialdo Mendez Nuñez, 8, Getafe, 8 Junio 2016, 10:00 Flyer Ponente: Dra. Tülay Martínez Fernández, Universitat oberta de Catalunya  Integración Social Integración lingüística Lengua y capital simbólica Practicas educativas Cómo organizar el aula? Hablamos del aula: Trabajo en...

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  • Critical Sociolinguistic Analysis (Training Workshop)
    1-Day training workshop on research methods and data analysis. 27 April 2016 - Stockholm, Sweden (The workshop will take place in Room D480. 4th (ground) floor, House D, Frescati, Stockholm University. By bus: 50,...

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  • 'Write yourself into science' (workshop)
    Friday 8th April 2016 - Tilburg University, Netherlands (The workshop will take place in Dante Building, Room DZ 007, ground floor. To see the campus map, click here) Flyer, cost and practical...

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  • 'New Speakers' of Russian
    'New Speakers' of Russian: Evidence from Russian-speaking mothers from Sweden, Estonia and Cyprus Location: C307; Södra huset, Frescati Date: 10 March 2016, 3-5PM Convenors:  Natalia Ringblom (Stockholm University, Sweden), Anastassia Zabrodskaja (Tallinn University,...

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  • WG10 Workshop: Language & Governmentality
    Université Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris 3, Paris, 3-4 March 2016 Local Organisers James Costa & Alfonso Del Percio Workshop location: Institut de Linguistique et Phonétique Générales et Appliquées, ILPGA, 19 rue des Bernardins, 75005 Paris Report Flyer  At this workshop,...

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  • New plurilingual pathways for integration
    New plurilingual pathways for integration: Immigrants and language learning in the 21st Century Heriot-Watt University, 26th & 27th May 2016. Local Organisers: Nicola Bermingham and Gwennan Higham.   Flyer   Congratulations to Nicola Bermingham (Heriot-Watt University) and Gwennan...

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  • Fourth Round of WGs Meetings ('Galway Meeting')
    24-25 September 2015, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland   Local Organiser: John Walsh More...      

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Scientific Missions

  • Karolina Mieszkowska
    To examine typical narrative and lexical development of Polish immigrant children in the UK acquiring English language (aged 4;6-6;5).

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    Dr Minna Suni
    Proposed activities include a sociolinguistic seminar focusing on the themes of the COST Action, especially the theoretical and methodological questions and networking, learning to know the research done in the...

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    Dr Anna Strycharz-Banaś
    During this stay I intend to work on a collaborative research paper with two other COST action members: Dr Leonie Cornips (Meertens Instituut) and Lotte Thissen (Maastricht University). The main...

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    Ms Sara Brennan
    Over the course of the mission, I will present both COST Action IS1306 and my PhD research on ‘new speakerness’ in the contemporary Irish workplace to the PhD seminar Alexandre...

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    Joanna Kolak
    To recruit Polish-English bilingual children within the Polish immigrant communities in London and test them with a set of tasks, measuring their linguistic and cognitive abilities.

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