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 Rosiak
    The primary aim of the mission was to collect data that would allow me to investigate attitudes of Polish migrants to Wales towards the Welsh language, their motivation behind sending...

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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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    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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    Ms Nicola Bermingham
    My time will be divided between the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. I intend to spend five working days at each institution, strengthening my research...

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    Dr Michael Hornsby
    The focus of this STSM is an investigation into the linguistic practices of a private conversation/discussion group of Yiddish speakers who regularly meet in the city of Edinburgh under the...

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