Norway has been multilingual since before the Middle Ages
Sep. 9, 2020 12:38 PM
When Latin arrived in Norway, Old Norse written culture also flourished. New research shows that runes and letters were used in alternation.
Climate change impacts Nordic literature
Mar. 5, 2020 9:33 AM
Art and literature provide insight into how people relate to the climate crisis. Researchers believe this can help us understand possible paths to climate action.
(Virtual) Wednesday Seminar: Collaborative qualitative research in times of pandemics: An experiment with autobiographical reports from the field via Zoom
Oct. 28, 2020 2:15 PM
Independent researcher Dr. Elsa Lechner will discuss collaborative ways to conduct research during a pandemic.
Dementia and Multilingualism
Oct. 29, 2020 9:00 AM
Closing conference of the research project Language and communication in multilingual speakers with dementia (MultiLing Dementia), funded by The Research Council of Norway (2017-2021)
Workshop on Citizen Sociolinguistics
Nov. 3, 2020 2:00 PM
(Virtual) Guest lecture: How Positive Psychology can counter the deficit perspective in foreign language teaching
Dec. 8, 2020 10:00 AM
Professor Jean-Marc Dewaele (Birkbeck, University of London) will give a guest lecture on Positive Psychology in Foreign Language Teaching. The lecture will be followed by a closed, informal workshop for MultiLing researchers who will talk about their emotion-related research with Prof. Jean-Marc Dewaele.
12th International Conference of Nordic and General Linguistics
June 14, 2021 12:00 AM
New dates: 14-16 June 2021 (i.e., one year postponed)!
Registration information coming early 2021
The NGL conference series (previously also known as ICNGL) provides an open forum for linguistic research in order to facilitate the exchange of ideas on Nordic (including Germanic, Finnic, Saamic and Greenlandic) and other languages, including multilingualism. Its main goals are to create and strengthen connections between researchers working on different languages, with different methodological and theoretical approaches.