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Global approaches to multilingualism and standardisation

16 April 2018, 12:00 — 18 April 2018, 12:00

Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge

Global approaches to multilingualism and standardisation is a conference taking place at the University of Cambridge on 16-18 April 2018 and is organised by Strand 2 of MEITS. The conference aims to provide a comprehensive and comparative investigation into standardization, norms and standard languages, covering a broad range of linguistic contexts and research perspectives. The papers will open up new perspectives on language standardization and will present recent research exploring the subject through the lens of education, language endangerment and revitalization, language policy, literature, minoritized languages, multilingualism and other related areas.

Proposals are welcomed from Early Career Researchers and there are further details in the ECRs Call for Papers document below. The deadline for abstracts from Early Career Researchers is 30 November 2017.


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Organiser:

Wendy Ayres-Bennett and John Bellamy, University of Cambridge

Speakers:
Anvita Abbi, Jawaharlal Nehru University
Samantha Disbray, Charles Darwin University, Australia
Lynn Drapeau, Université du Québec à Montréal
Stephan Elspaß, University of Salzburg
Francesc Feliu/Josep Nadal, University of Girona
Patrick Heinrich, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice
Raymond Hickey, University of Duisburg-Essen
Michael Hornsby, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań
Alexandra Jaffe, California State University Long Beach
Douglas Kibbee, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Tore Kristiansen, University of Copenhagen
Friederike Lüpke, SOAS, University of London
Nicola McLelland, University of Nottingham
Nicoletta Maraschio, University of Florence
Bettina Migge, University College Dublin
Catherine Miller, Aix-Marseille University
Ronice Müller de Quadros, Federal University of Santa Catarina/Christian Rathmann,
University of Hamburg
Noel Ó Murchada, Trinity College Dublin
Darren Paffey, University of Southampton
Sergio Romero, The University of Texas at Austin
Gijsbert Rutten, Leiden University/Rik Vosters, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Serhii Vakulenko, Kharkiv National Pedagogical University
Minglang Zhou, University of Maryland
When:

12:00 - 12:00

Venue:

Murray Edwards College
University of Cambridge
Cambridge
CB3 0DF

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Contact Email:
meits@mml.cam.ac.uk
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