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Language structure: variation and change


Special Issue ‘The biology of language’

This special issue of Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews arose out of an Academy Colloquium, ‘The Biology of Language,’ held in the ‘Trippenhuis’, Amsterdam in Dec 2014. The Colloquium was organised…

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Defense Moragh Gordon

Promotie Mo Gordon: de ontwikkeling van Standaardengels in Bristol (1400-1700) Op 21 november verdedigde Mo Gordon (Language structure: variation and change) haar proefschrift waarin ze taalvariatie en -verandering onderzocht in…

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Research Group at Drongo-festival

Several members of the research group will be present at the Drongo-festival next week Friday and Saturday (29-20 september)! Come and see among many others: Speed Course Moroccan Arabic –…

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New book: Language and Slavery

The book ‘Language and Slavery. A social and linguistic history of the Suriname Creoles’ by Jacques Arends (1952-2005) is now available. It is published posthumously in collaboration with Norval Smith,…

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NWA Startimpuls for ‘Moedertaal in NT2’

I am very pleased to tell you that the project ‘Moedertaal in NT2 (MoedINT2)’ has been awarded a ‘Startimpuls’ grant by the Nationale Wetenschapsagenda. The project involves the development of…

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PhD-defense and workshop Heidi Klockmann

  Defense & Workshop Heidi Klockmann (28 June 2017) Wednesday, June 28th (2017) at 10.30 sharp, Heidi Klockmann will be defending her dissertation entitled The Design of Semi-lexicality: Evidence from…

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PhD-defense and workshop Erin Pretorius

  We are very pleased to announce that Erin Pretorius will be defending her dissertation entitled Spelling Out P: A Unified Syntax of Afrikaans Adpositions and V-Particles on June 2nd…

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Special issue Studia Linguistica, april 2017

The World of Reflexives: Universal Principles and a Typology of Variation -Introduction; Alexis Dimitriadis, Martin Everaert & Eric Reuland – Why is Reflexivity so Special? Understanding the World of Reflexives;…

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UiL OTS on Facebook

Please like the UiL OTS Facebook page! https://www.facebook.com/uilots/ Do you have an announcement, a call for papers, are you looking for informants? Please send me an email and let me post…

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