Events organized by MultiLing.

Upcoming events

Professor Ofelia García
Time and place: Sep. 26, 2017 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, Helga Engs hus, Auditorium 1

How can we provide opportunities for and support bilinguals in education, and how does our view on language impact the education of all students? Professor of Bilingual Education, Ofelia García, will give the 2017 Einar Haugen Lecture on this topic, and introduces the notion of translingual pedagogy.

Time and place: Sep. 27, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Henrik Wergelands Hus MultiLing Meeting Room 421

Postdoctoral fellow Pernille Hansen will workshop her trial lecture. Members of MultiLing and ILN are welcome to attend. 

Time and place: Sep. 28, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Julien Mayor is associate professor at Department of Psychology, UiO. He will visit us to talk about children's early language development.

Aneta Pavlenko (photo: private)
Time and place: Oct. 11, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM, Litteraturhuset, Amalie Skram

This open conference at Litteraturhuset marks the launch of forensic linguistics as one of MultiLing's research fields, with Aneta Pavlenko as one of several highly esteemed scholars to take part.

Time and place: Oct. 25, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Henrik Wergelands Hus MultiLing Meeting Room 421

Leena Maria Heikkola will discuss how cognitive fatigue, a typical symptom of Multiple Sclerosis (MS), affects the language of persons with MS.