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How can we provide opportunities for and support bilinguals in education, and how does our view on language impact the education of all students? Professor of Bilingual Education, Ofelia García, will give the 2017 Einar Haugen Lecture on this topic, and introduces the notion of translingual pedagogy.
Jan de Jong from the University of Bergen and the University of Amsterdam will present his research on children with specific language impairment (SLI).
On April 6th Helene Fulland from Statped will visit the Clinical forum. She defended her PhD before Christmas, and will talk to us about her work entitled: Language minority children's perspectives on being bilingual - On 'bilanguagers' and their sensitivity towards complexity.
Frenette Southwood and Helena Oosthuizen from Stellenbosch University in South Africa will join us on the last Clinical Forum of the year to tell us about assessment of multilingual children in South Africa.
Ingrid Lossius Falkum and Franziska Köder from CSMN will visit us on Thursday November 17th to talk about their ongoing poject about children's understanding of metonomy.
Master Nathan John Albury ved Institutt for lingvistiske og nordiske studier vil forsvare sin avhandling for graden philosophiae doctor (ph.d.): The folk lingustics of language policy: Knowing, feeling and doing Maori language revitalisation
Francisco Pons from the Department of Psychology (PSI) will come to the Clinical forum on October 20th to talk about his latest data on how children comprehend emotion. He will also introduce the TEst of Emootion Comprehension (TEC)
The 2016 Einar Haugen Lecture will be given by a renowned researcher in the field of bilingualism, François Grosjean. Among his many pioneering contributions is his view that bilinguals are not two monolinguals in one person but rather human communicators in their own right. In this lecture, he will discuss the bilingualism of adults and children, the importance of understanding biculturalism, and family strategies and support in the upbringing of bilingual children.
Helene Killmer and Ingeborg Ribu will present their PhD projects in clinical linguistics on Thursday September 22nd.
The conference International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association (ICPLA) 2016 is held in Halifax, Canada, 15.-18. of June. We have been accepted with four oral presentations and will present two of them at this meeting:
1) N-LARSP: Adaption of the LARSP profile chart to Norwegian
2) Cross-linguistic adaptations of The Comprehensive Aphasia Test: challenges and solutions
Master Ingrid Dommersnes Jølbo ved Institutt for lingvistiske og nordiske studier vil forsvare sin avhandling for graden philosophiae doctor (ph.d.): Identitet, stemme og aktørskap i andrespråksskriving. En undersøkelse av skriving som meningsskaping blant elever med somalisk bakgrunn i norskfaget i grunnskoleopplæringen for minoritetsspråklig ungdom
Cand.ed. Monica I. Norvik Knoph ved Institutt for lingvistiske og nordiske studier vil forsvare sin avhandling for graden philosophiae doctor (ph.d.): Language assessment and therapy for verb production impairments in multilingual aphasia.
Postdoctoral fellow Valantis Fyndanis at MultiLing will give a lecture at the Forum for clinical linguistics and language acquisition on the 26th of November. The title of his talk is: "Testing the Tense Underspecification Hypothesis: Evidence from Greek, Italian, and German".
PhD fellow Yeșim Sevinç at MultiLing will give a lecture at the Forum for clinical linguistics and language acquisition on the 12th of November. The title of her talk is: "Language anxiety across generations, across disciplines: Implications for the relation between bilingual speech, anxiety and physiology".
Though American born, Einar Haugen was as well one of the most European of linguists; where others saw trans-Atlantic conceptual conflict, he professed comparability. While he rose to eminence within a structuralist episteme, his most imaginative contributions can now be appreciated through the lens of sociolinguistic process.
The 2015 Einar Haugen Lecture will be given by Michael Silverstein, and is open to everyone.
Using language analysis to determine the origins of asylum seekers proves problematic, argues Professor Monika S. Schmid. Open lecture.
In the first Einar Haugen lecture, Professor Li Wei will address cultural and linguistic challenges facing transnational multilingual families. Open to everyone.