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.
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.
POSTPONED: Languaging in the digital family – Nordic perspectives
May 28, 2020 9:30 AM
This seminar brings together three on-going Nordic projects that focus on language and digital interaction in families.
WEBINAR: The Greatest Event in A Doll’s Life – Who are the “Noras” in today’s China?
May 28, 2020 10:00 AM
In-house Webinar: Associate Professor Liyang Xia (Centre for Ibsen Studies) will have a conversation with some of the artists involved in the theatre piece The Greatest Event in a Doll’s Life and discuss topics such as the creative process, the societal impact, and the controversies of this project.
The 25th International Lexical-Functional Grammar Conference
June 23, 2020 12:00 AM
The 25th International Lexical-Functional Grammar Conference (LFG20) will be organized in Oslo, June 23-25 2020.
PhD course: Word use and meaning: the morphology/pragmatics interface
Aug. 10, 2020 12:00 AM
This course will bring students up to date with recent developments in morphology and pragmatics and show how convergences between these two areas of linguistics are being explored in current work.
MultiLing Summer School 2020: Second language learning and interaction
Sep. 7, 2020 12:00 AM
MultiLing's Summer School 2020 will take place from 7 to 11 September, 2020. This year, the topic is issues in second language learning and interaction. It will address how language learning is accomplished in conversational interaction and how the development of linguistic and interactional competence may be traced in actual conversational behavior over time.
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)!
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.