Many people misunderstand their rights during police interrogations
Oct. 16, 2017 9:34 AM
“When being questioned by the police, suspects are entitled to a defence lawyer and to understand the charges. However, many people misunderstand things when their rights are not presented in their mother tongue,” says language researcher Aneta Pavlenko.
Scandinavians can learn from feelings of guilt
Jan. 9, 2017 3:08 PM
‘We who live in the wealthiest and happiest countries in the world have plenty of reasons to feel guilty when faced with the poverty and affliction of others,’ says Elisabeth Oxfeldt. She heads a large-scale research project which shows that Scandinavian feelings of guilt can be beneficial.
Elena Callegari (UiO)
Oct. 24, 2018 2:15 PM
Mapping types of foci in questions
Alexander Lykke - Midway Evaluation
Oct. 26, 2018 9:15 AM
Alexander Lykke is a Research Fellow at Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies. Welcome to the Midway Evaluation of his project "Tense morphology: Stability, variation and change in American Norwegian". The external reader for the Midway Evaluation is Erik Magnusson Petzell, University of Gothenburg.
Stefan Hinterwimmer (U Köln)
Nov. 7, 2018 2:15 PM
Narratorship and different kinds of perspective-taking
Christine Meklenborg Salvesen (UiO)
Nov. 14, 2018 2:15 PM
"Semantically bleached or semantically salient? The story of two homonymous particles in Old French"
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).