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Arrangementer organisert av MultiLing.


A picture of the Rosetta stone next to a picture of a multilingual sign for a councelling center for migrant women. Photo: Colourbox.
Tid og sted: 29. apr. 2019 - 30. apr. 2019, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

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.


Tid og sted: 14. des. 2018 13:15, Gamle festsal, Domus Academica

Master Verónica Pájaro ved Institutt for lingvistiske og nordiske studier vil forsvare sin avhandling for graden ph.d.: Who gets to pass? Performances of professional selves and language competences in job interviews in multilingual Norway.

Photo of woman with electrodes attached. From BrainProducts.
Tid og sted: 12. des. 2018 09:30 - 16:00, MultiLing's Socio-Cognitive Laboratory

A one-day training workshop for the Socio-Cognitive Laboratory's new EEG device. The training will be provided by Lassi Juottonen, managing director of Clinilab. Open to registered participants only. 

Tid og sted: 22. nov. 2018 13:00 - 17:15, Henrik Wergelands Hus, MultiLing Meeting Room 421

The Research group in clinical linguistics and language acquisition are pleased to invite you to a half-day symposium on language and the brain. Speakers: Annika Hultén (Aalto University) , Kasper Boye (University of Copenhagen) & Thomas Bak (University of Edinburgh).

Tid og sted: 21. nov. 2018 14:15 - 16:00, Henrik Wergelands Hus, MultiLing Meeting Room 421

Jeff MacSwan, Professor at The University of Maryland, will give a lecture on codeswitching and translanguaging. 

Tid og sted: 14. nov. 2018 13:15 - 15:00, Henrik Wergelands Hus, MultiLing Meeting Room 421

Hanna Solberg Andresen, a doctoral candidate at MultiLing, will give a talk on methodological issues regarding participant selection.

Tid og sted: 13. nov. 2018 14:15 - 16:00, Henrik Wergelands Hus, MultiLing Meeting Room 421

Anne Pitkänen-Huhta, a professor and vice dean responsible for education at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland, will give a talk on visual methods in studying practices and identities.

Tid og sted: 30. okt. 2018 13:30 - 14:30, Gamle Festal

Hva skjer når flerspråklige rammes av demens og afasi? I dette seminaret møtes forskere og helsefaglig personale for å belyse en voksende problemstilling innen eldreomsorgen.

Tid og sted: 19. okt. 2018 13:15, Helga Engs hus, auditorium 2

Master Diana Maria Camps ved Senter for flerspråklighet (Multiling) vil forsvare sin avhandling for graden ph.d.: Legitimating Limburgish: The discursive construction of a regional language in the Netherlands

Tid og sted: 18. okt. 2018 16:15 - 17:30, Henrik Wergelands Hus, MultiLing Meeting Room 421

Leonie Cornips, a professor and chair of “Language culture in Limburg” at the Maastricht University, The Netherlands, will give a talk on Limburgish and language loss.

Tid og sted: 17. okt. 2018 14:15 - 16:00, Henrik Wergelands Hus, MultiLing Meeting Room 421

Flor María Ordoñez Vilches, a doctoral candidate at the Autonomous Benito Juárez University of Oaxaca, Mexico. She will give a talk on Metalinguistic awareness and critical literacy.

Tid og sted: 11. okt. 2018 - 12. okt. 2018, Scandic Hotell Solli

Den åttende nasjonale forskningskonferansen om norsk som andrespråk arrangeres av Universitetet i Oslo 11. og 12. oktober. 

Tid og sted: 10. okt. 2018 - 11. okt. 2018, MultiLing meeting room

This workshop brings together scholars from different fields and contexts in order to explore multilingual writing from a comparative perspective. We will explore what methodologies and concepts can be useful across diverse socio-linguistic and cultural settings in order to enhance our understanding of multilingual writing practices.

Tid og sted: 9. okt. 2018 12:15 - 13:00, MultiLing meeting room, HW 421

A meeting on academic career planning with Professor Adam Jaworski (HKU). The meeting is open to everyone. Please sign up if you want to come! 

Tid og sted: 4. okt. 2018 - 5. okt. 2018, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

When we arrive in a new country, public signs, ads and billboards are often the first form of contact we have with the language and script of the place. At this seminar, we will explore linguistic landscapes in Russia, Norway and beyond. 

Tid og sted: 3. okt. 2018 14:00 - 15:45, Henrik Wergelands Hus, MultiLing Meeting Room 421

Erica Brozovsky, a Sociolinguistic Researcher at the University of Texas at Austin, USA, will give a talk on Taiwanese-Texans and their language and cultural identity.

Tid og sted: 2. okt. 2018 09:00 - 16:30, Maison de la Recherche, Paris III

This seminar will bring together scholars working in different regions of Latin America and in Europe in order to examine language revitalisation practices in contemporary contexts. It is organised in collaboration with the LACITO research center and Université Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris III, and will be held in Spanish and French.  

Tid og sted: 27. sep. 2018 09:30 - 28. sep. 2018 16:00, 12th floor, Niels Treschows hus

This seminar aims to strengthen connections among Norwegian and Latin American scholars of multilingual and intercultural education, and is supported by the Norwegian Latin America Research Network

Einar Haugen (photo: news.harvard.edu)
Tid og sted: 26. sep. 2018 14:30 - 16:30, Helga Engs hus, auditorium 2

This year's Einar Haugen Lecture will be held by Ana Deumert (University of Cape Town, South Africa), who has made significant contributions to the field of sociolinguistics, especially through her emphasis on southern and decolonial perspectives on multilingualism. Open lecture.

Kees de Bot (photo: Nadia Frantsen/UiO)
Tid og sted: 17. sep. 2018 15:45 - 17:30, Henrik Wergelands hus, meeting room 421

Guest lecture by Professor Emeritus Kees de Bot. Cancelled

PhD course participants
Tid og sted: 10. sep. 2018 - 14. sep. 2018, MultiLing meeting room

The MultiLing Summer School 2018 will take place from 10–14 September 2018. This year, we will explore experimental approaches to multilingualism. Instructors will be Janet van Hell (Pennsylvania State University) and Barbara Mertins (Dortmund Technical University).

Tid og sted: 5. sep. 2018 14:15 - 15:45, Henrik Wergelands Hus, MultiLing Meeting Room 421

David Britain, a professor and chair of English Linguistics at the University of Bern, Switzerland, will give a talk on rhoticity being iconically rural in the context of Southern England.


Tid og sted: 22. aug. 2018 14:15 - 16:00, Henrik Wergelands Hus, MultiLing Meeting Room 421

Višnja Čičin-Šain, doctoral fellow from the Department of Literature at University of Oslo, ILOS, will give a talk on metaphorical dimensions of language purism in Croatian, post-Yugoslav context.

Portrait of Dr. Johanna Rendle-Short 
Tid og sted: 22. aug. 2018 12:15 - 13:30, Henrik Wergelands Hus, MultiLing Meeting Room 421

Johanna Rendle-Short, associate professor at the Australian National University, will give a guest lecture on pragmatic impairment in children diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome or High Functioning Autism.

MultiLings logo: et rødt tre
Tid og sted: 4. juni 2018 13:00 - 5. juni 2018 17:00, P.A. Munchs hus, seminarrom 360

MultiLing, i samarbeid med NTNU, inviterer til et seminar med fokus på tegnspråklingvistikk og tolkeforskning.

Seminaret vil bli holdt på engelsk, amerikansk tegnspråk og norsk tegnspråk.