2018

The Linguistic Department Seminar seminars are presented on a biweekly basis throughout the term, at P. A. Munch’s house, seminar room 10, from 2.15pm - 4pm. The seminars usually last between 45-60 minutes, with time for questions and comments after.

Programme Spring 2018

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Time and place: June 1, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, P. A. Munch's house, room 10

The departmental seminar at ILN can offer another exciting invited speaker! This time, we host a talk by Ryan Bochnak out of the University of Konstanz. He is visiting us to talk about future temporal reference.

The event is open for everyone (that of course includes students and researchers from other departments!), and the talk is given in English.

Time and place: May 25, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, P. A. Munch's house, seminar room 10

Dr. Marieke Meelen from the University of Cambridge visits us to speak about language change in multilingual settings.

The talk and abstract is in English, and the event is open for all!

Ingrid Lossius Falkum
Time and place: Mar. 2, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, P. A. Munch’s house, seminar room 10

In this installment of the linguistic departmental seminar, the guest of honor is Ingrid L. Falkum. The topic of the talk is language acquisition in the area of semantics and pragmatics, and it is discussed by means of experimental method: Eye-tracking and picture selection.

Time and place: Feb. 9, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, P. A. Munch's house, seminar room 10

Ruth Fjeld does research on swearing, and will be talking about the use of the English word fuck in Norwegian. The talk will be in Norwegian. 

 

The talk is open for all!

Time and place: Jan. 26, 2018 2:00 PM - 4:15 PM, P. A. Munch's house, seminar room 10

This Friday Dr. Derib Ado will give a talk at our departmental seminar. He is an assistant professor at Addis Ababa University and works on a collaborative project with the University of Oslo (and MultiLing), Addis Ababa University, Hawassa University and NTNU. The talk is about the collaborative project and the linguistic situation in Ethiopia.

Time and place: Jan. 8, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, P. A. Munch’s house, seminar room 10

Prof. Andrew Nevins from UCL is a linguist who has worked on a wide range of topics, but primarily focused on phonology and morphology. He is coming to UiO to give a talk on sign language phonology, more specifically related to his field work on the quite recently evolved home sign of the Maxakalí community in Brazil.   

 

The talk is open for all!