2021

Upcoming

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Time and place: Oct. 27, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, HW421

Aleksandra Olszewska (Postdoctoral Research Fellow, MultiLing) will discuss the language identities of refugee-background students in Poland.

Please note this is a closed event for MultiLing members only.

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Time and place: Oct. 20, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, HW421

Johan L. Tønnesson (Professor, ILN) will discuss plain language in Norway with reference to people with non-Norwegian linguistic backgrounds.

Please note this is a closed event for MultiLing members only.

Time and place: Oct. 13, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Lille fysiske auditorium: Fysikkbygningen (V232)

Qingyuan Gardner (Postdoctoral Fellow, MultiLing) will discuss how L2 language learners process and comprehend novel grammatical features.

Please note this is a closed event only for MultiLing members.

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Time and place: Sep. 23, 2021 10:00 AM12:00 PM, Zoom

How is knowledge produced, negotiated, and mobilized in multilingual settings? The four studies presented in this seminar explore multilingual and multimodal literacy practices from various theoretical and methodological perspectives, and in a range of social, political, socioeconomic, and historical contexts.

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Time and place: Sep. 8, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Zoom (click to enter)

Unn Røyneland (Professor, Deputy Director of MultiLing) will discuss language activism, power, and the concept of language

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Time: Sep. 1, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM

José Luis Rojas Díaz (PhD candidate, NHH Norwegian School of Economics, Department of Professional and Intercultural Communication) will present his research on phraseology and equivalence in translation.

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Time and place: May 26, 2021 2:15 PM3:45 PM, Zoom

Nuranindia Endah Arum (Doctoral Research Fellow at MultiLing) will give a talk on lived language learning experience of an Indonesian engineer in a Norwegian multinational oil company.

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Time and place: May 12, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Zoom

Magdalena Solarek-Gliniewicz (Doctoral Research Fellow, MultiLing) will discuss her PhD research on communication between Polish physicians and their patients in Norway

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Time and place: May 5, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Zoom

Miriam Weidl (Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Helsinki) will discuss versatile and mutable multilingualisms in Senegal

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Time and place: Apr. 28, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Zoom

Rafael Lomeu Gomes (Postdoctoral Fellow, MultiLing) will discuss the role of affect in parent-child multilingual interactions in the home.

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Time and place: Apr. 7, 2021 12:00 PM1:30 PM, Zoom

Dr Sender Dovchin will give a talk on creating new identities in Mongolian popular music in the post-socialist era 

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Time and place: Mar. 31, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Zoom

Samantha M. Litty (Europa-Universität Flensburg / FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg) will discuss multilingualism in 19th Century German immigrant letters 

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Time and place: Mar. 24, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Zoom

Brendan Weekes (Visiting Fellow, University of Cambridge) will discuss writing systems and multi-literacy

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Time and place: Mar. 17, 2021 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

Dr Farzad Karimzad will give a talk on chronotopic-scalar approaches to multilingualism.

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Time and place: Mar. 10, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Zoom [Closed event]

Mari J. Wikhaug Andersen (Doctoral Research Fellow at MultiLing) reports on initial results from her in-progress PhD project, "Translanguaging in the majority classroom: a study of teachers’ beliefs, practices and students’ linguistic citizenship."

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Time and place: Mar. 3, 2021 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Zoom

Nora Dörnbrack (Doctoral Research Fellow, ILOS) will give a talk on her in-progress PhD project on historical language contact and multilingual practices in nineteenth-century migrants' private ego-documents