Linguistics and English Language

Past events

A list of past events in Linguistics and English Language

 

October 2020

01 Oct
  • Linguistic Circle
    • The variable-based account of indexical shift redux (Amir Anvari)
02 Oct
05 Oct
06 Oct
09 Oct
13 Oct
15 Oct
  • Linguistic Circle
    • Language as an instrument of thought and communication. Evidence from interactional language. (Martina Wiltschko)
16 Oct
19 Oct
23 Oct
  • Cognitive linguistics seminar
    • Working memory and its implications for language evolution
  • Language in context seminar
    • A Stornoway cove and a Broch quine – thoughts on regional voices, identity and attitudes to language in Ian Stephen’s novel A Book of Death and Fish (Karin Bosshard - online)
27 Oct
29 Oct
  • Language evolution seminar
    • Competition, selection and communicative need in language change: an investigation using corpora, computational modelling and experimentation
  • Linguistic Circle
    • Calle Börstell, "Isn't it iconic? (Don't you think?)"
30 Oct
 

September 2020

29 Sep
 

August 2020

06 Aug
 

July 2020

03 Jul
09 Jul
17 Jul
23 Jul
  • Cognitive linguistics seminar
    • Analogy as relational priming: A developmental and computational perspective on the origins of a complex cognitive skill
 

June 2020

02 Jun
  • Language evolution seminar
    • Linguistic Prescription, Ideological Structure and the Actuation of Linguistic Changes: Grammatical Gender in French Parliamentary Debates
09 Jun
11 Jun
16 Jun
  • Language evolution seminar
    • Assessing integrative complexity as a predictor of morphological learning in the presence of phonological cues
23 Jun
30 Jun
 

May 2020

04 May
  • Bilingualism research group
    • Exploring the impact of a Swiss bilingual program (French/German) on L2 and mathematics learning through a mixed method design (Emile Jenny - online)
14 May
19 May
26 May
28 May
 

April 2020

03 Apr
16-17 Apr
20 Apr
  • Bilingualism research group
    • The Impact of Bilingualism on the Executive Functions of Autistic Children: A Study of English-Arabic Children (Shereen Sharaan - online)
21 Apr
  • Centre for Language Evolution
    • Acquisition of grammatical and sociolinguistic variation: Evidence from artificial language learning (Betsy Sneller - online)
24 Apr
  • Language in context seminar
    • No Gods and Precious Few Heroes: Towards a materialist account of context and social change (Tom Bartlett - online)
30 Apr
 

March 2020

04 Mar
05 Mar
12 Mar
17 Mar
18 Mar
20 Mar
26 Mar
27 Mar
31 Mar
 

February 2020

04 Feb
05 Feb
07 Feb
10 Feb
12 Feb
13 Feb
14 Feb
18 Feb
19 Feb
20 Feb
27 Feb
28 Feb
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January 2020

16 Jan
  • Linguistic Circle
    • Lexically restricted phonological alternation: the case for via-rules (Ricardo Bermúdez-Otero)
21 Jan
22 Jan
23 Jan
  • Language in context seminar
    • Migration to Scotland: translanguaging practices, semiotic repertoires and identities at a Turkish barber’s (Betül Seda)
24 Jan
27 Jan
28 Jan
30 Jan
  • Linguistic Circle
    • Real crosslinguistic research: Focussing on the similarities, not the differences (Ben Ambridge)
31 Jan

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