2015

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Yulia Rodina (photo: Nadia Frantsen/UiO)
Time and place: Dec. 2, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, MultiLing meeting room, HW 421

MultiLing's postdoctoral fellow Yulia Rodina will be giving this presentation together with Natalia Mitrofanova, Roksolana Mykhaylyk and Marit Westergaard, all from the Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø. Open to everyone.

Marit Westergaard (Photo: UiT)
Time and place: Dec. 1, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Henrik Wergelands hus, Meeting room 421

Guest lecture by Marit Westergaard (UiT, The Arctic University of Norway). Open lecture.

SOFT logo
Time and place: Nov. 30, 2015 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Henrik Wergelands hus, Meeting room 421

Seminar with Martha Robinson, coordinator of the SOFT project at Bilingualism Matters, University of Edinburgh. Open to everyone.

Time and place: Nov. 25, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Wednesday seminars are internal events, unless otherwise specified.

Antonella Sorace (photo: academia-net.org)
Time and place: Nov. 19, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, MultiLing meeting room, HW 421

Guest lecture by Antonella Sorace, Professor of Developmental Linguistics and founding director of the research and information centre Bilingualism Matters at the University of Edinburgh. Open lecture.

Time and place: Nov. 18, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Wednesday Seminars are closed events, unless otherwise specified.

LED Conference 2015 logo
Time and place: Nov. 11, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Wednesday seminars are internal events, unless otherwise specified.

Tess Fitzpatrick (photo: cardiff.ac.uk)
Time and place: Oct. 22, 2015 9:15 AM - 11:00 AM, P.A. Munchs hus, room 252

Professor Tess Fitzpatrick (Cardiff University, UK) will be discussing what place word association methods have in a linguist's toolkit, and under which conditions they can be reliably used. Welcome to this open lecture!

Silvina Montrul (photo: fiu.edu)
Time and place: Sep. 21, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, P. A. Munchs hus (PAM), seminar room 9

Open guest lecture by Professor Silvina Montrul (University of Illinois, US).

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Time and place: Sep. 16, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, MultiLing meeting room, HW 421

Seminar series at MultiLing. Visiting scholar Shirin Zubair will be giving a talk on metaphorical constructions of identity in Pakistani women's informal conversations. This seminar is open to MultiLing members.

Hana Gustafsson (Photo: Nadia Frantsen/UiO)
Time and place: Sep. 2, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Seminar series at MultiLing, this time with a presentation by MultiLing postdoctoral fellow Hana Gustafsson. Open to everyone.

Julia de Bres (photo: wwwen.uni.lu)
Time and place: Sep. 1, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, HW 4

In this guest lecture, Julia de Bres will look into connections between different types of minority languages in post-colonial New Zealand. A key focus will be the language ideologies adopted by the minority language representatives to justify their position and aspirations in relation to other language groups. Open lecture.

Time and place: Sep. 1, 2015 - Sep. 4, 2015, Rondane Spa

Seminar for the project "Linguistic Capacity Building — Tools for the inclusive development of Ethiopia". Open to project members only.

Jürgen Jaspers (photo: ulb.ac.be)
Time and place: June 10, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Wednesday seminars are MultiLing's primary forum for presenting various dimensions of research on multilingualism. The presenter is visiting scholar Jürgen Jaspers (Free University of Brussels). Open seminar.

Valantis Fyndanis (photo: private)
Time and place: June 9, 2015 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Henrik Wergelands hus 421

Guest lecture by soon-to-be MultiLing postdoctoral fellow Valantis Fyndanis. This presentation will show that focusing on healthy aging can provide significant insights on the relationship between language and cognition, as well as on the nature of the language impairment. Open lecture.

Diana Camps (photo: Nadia Frantsen/UiO)
Time and place: May 6, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Wednesday seminars are MultiLing's primary forum for presenting various dimensions of research on multilingualism. Open seminar.

Suzanne Quay
Time and place: May 4, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Guest lecture by visiting scholar Professor Suzanne Quay (ICU, Japan). Quay specializes in child language and multilingualism. Open lecture.

Time and place: Apr. 24, 2015 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Presentation by MultiLing guest researcher Vuk Vukotic, PhD student at the Research Institute of the Lithuanian Language in Vilnius.

Alison Wray (photo: york.ac.uk)
Time and place: Apr. 22, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Open lecture by Professor Alison Wray. 

Jean-Marc Dewaele (photo: bbc.ac.uk)
Time and place: Apr. 20, 2015 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

A comparison of swearing in English L1 and English LX users, by Jean-Marc Dewaele. Open lecture.

David Adger (photo: mcul.ac.uk)
Time and place: Mar. 13, 2015 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, P.A. Munchs hus, seminar room 2

Guest lecture by Professor David Adger (University of London). Open lecture.

David Adger (photo: qmul.ac.uk)
Time and place: Mar. 12, 2015 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Guest lecture by Professor David Adger (University of London). Open lecture.

Sharon Unsworth (photo: kennislink.nl)
Time and place: Mar. 6, 2015 4:15 PM - 7:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Presenting this time is Sharon Unsworth (Radboud University Nijmegen). Conf’apéros combine a scientific presentation with an aperitif that prolongs the debates. Closed event.

Silvia Grassi (photo: uio.academia.edu)
Time and place: Mar. 4, 2015 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Wednesday seminars are MultiLing's primary forum for presenting various dimensions of research on multilingualism. Open seminar.

Time and place: Feb. 26, 2015 9:15 AM - 4:00 PM, Meeting room 421, Henrik Wergelands hus

Kick-off meeting for the pilot project Acquisition of literacy in bilingual Norwegian Russian children: Mainstream and complementary schools in Oslo. Closed event.