Translators to eliminate common misunderstandings of Ibsen: Pass me the whistle or “fløyten” – and not the cream or “fløten”!
Nov. 26, 2018 12:58 PM
Ibsen’s plays have been translated innumerable times and performed on stages worldwide. However, many of these translations are based on other translations, most frequently from English. A group of translators have therefore studied Ibsen’s original plays and translated them directly from Norwegian to eight different languages, under the project entitled “Ibsen in Translation” at the Centre for Ibsen Studies.
Scandinavian verbs under scrutiny
Nov. 12, 2018 9:32 AM
Ida Larsson had always planned to be a biologist, but ended up a linguist. She claims that “studying languages is reminiscent of examining something in a lab.” She is now working on a project to uncover how and why Scandinavian verb phrases change.
Managing complex multimodal datasets: an introduction to NVivo for linguists
Mar. 18, 2019 9:00 AM
New times require new skills from linguists working with complex datasets. When you feel that pen and paper fail you, software may offer solutions. This 1,5 day workshop addresses some of the current challenges faced by linguists working with diverse qualitative datasets by providing a comprehensive introduction into the use of NVivo.
Julien Mayor: A short version of MacArthur-Bates CDI of high accuracy
Mar. 21, 2019 2:15 PM
Julien Mayor is associate professor at Department of Psychology, UiO. He will visit us to present a new short version of the MacArthur-Bates Communicative Development Inventories, soon to be available for researchers.
Multilingual practices from antiquity to the present day
Apr. 29, 2019 12:00 AM
The purpose of the round-table is to bring together sociolinguists, classicists and historians who study multilingualism in antiquity and medieval times (Day 1) and in imperial, colonial and postcolonial times (Day 2) and to engage in a dialog about continuities and discontinuities in multilingual practices shaped by conquests, migrations and globalizations.
Researching Multilingualism in Education: Methods, Analysis & Dissemination
May 7, 2019 12:00 AM
PhD course organized by MultiLing and the research group Studies of Instruction across Subjects and Competences (SISCO) at the Faculty of Educational Sciences.
Generative Linguistics in the Old World conference (GLOW 42)
May 7, 2019 12:00 AM
The 42nd Generative Linguistics in the Old World conference (GLOW 42) will be held at the University of Oslo from May 7-11, 2019. The conference will consist of a main colloquium (May 8-10, Wednesday to Friday) and three thematic workshops (on Tuesday, May 7th and Saturday, May 11th).
Visual prompts and visual methods in multilingualism research
June 17, 2019 2:15 PM
An international three-day workshop with the aim of reflecting on the use of pictures in a language-based discipline. This workshop is part of MultiLing’s Colloquium B, “Engaging innovative methodologies in studying multilingualism across the lifespan”.