Second Workshop on Immigrant Languages in America

Fefor Høifjellshotell

The Second Workshop on Immigrant Languages in America will be held at Fefor Høifjellshotell in Norway 21-24. September 2011.

Topics: New research into old immigrant languages in America, including all areas of linguistics: phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, lexicography, bilingualism, acquisition, variation and change.

See also:Exciting workshop on immigrant languages

New: Third Workshop on Immigrant Languages in America 2012


  • Submissions: 20. April 2011.
    Abstracts of 400-600 words should be sent to the organisers.
  • Notification of acceptance: 20. May 2011.
  • Registration deadline: 10. July 2011 for speakers and 25. August 2011 for other participants.
  • Workshop: 21-24. September 2011.


  • Janne Bondi Johannessen, University of Oslo
  • Joe Salmons, University of Wisconsin-Madison



Practical information


Note also journal call

Those writing on Norwegian language in America might be interested in the call for papers in this special issue of the Norwegian Linguistics Journal.


Booking or other questions about Fefor:
Contact Sofie by mail: or call her directly: +47 61 29 33 04 

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