Delighted to announce the Call for Applications for five 2019-2020 Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships on the topic of Kinship. Open to untenured junior scholars holding a PhD (with degree between Dec 2010 and Dec 2018). https://t.co/898XBq87tE

The first issue of Anthropology in Action by @BerghahnAnthro is out now! Click here to view the OA version, we funded with them through KU Select 2017: Anthropology in Action #openaccess #Anthropology #journals #berghahn https://t.co/1vt74ftQeC

Join us at the @sciencemuseum on 30 May for the 2018 Dingle Prize Lecture with @andrea_wulf, author of The Invention of Nature. Register here: https://t.co/EkbXk9RyTz.

Fascinating symposium coming up on 11 June, exploring the global expansion of Portuguese language, literature & music in S America, Africa and Asia. Incl live performances https://t.co/kLMLVblkHA

Acta Structuralica – Special issue on Phenomenology and Structuralism #oa #openaccess #histlx
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Martin Burr Award

27 January 2018

A Martin Burr award was made was to Jan Papy, Katrien Smeyers, Toon Van Hal and Raf Van Rooy (KU Leuven), to help to fund an exhibition commemorating the 500th anniversary of the foundation of the Collegium Trilingue. The exhibition was held at the KU Leuven University Library from 18 October 2017 to 18 January
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What we do

The Henry Sweet Society for the History of Linguistic Ideas was founded in February 1984. Its aims are to promote and encourage the study of the history of all branches of linguistic thought, theoretical and applied, and including non-European traditions. Its fields of interest include the history both of the major subject areas of linguistics and also of more specialised topics, such as writing systems, literacy, rhetoric, and the application of linguistic ideas within professional and technical fields. Read more Henry Sweet

Language & History

Language & History aims to promote the study of the history of all branches of linguistic thought, theoretical and applied, and including non-European traditions.

Language & History

Its fields of interest include the history both of the major subject areas of linguistics and also more specialised topics, such as writing systems, literacy, rhetoric, and the application of linguistic ideas within professional and technical fields.

More information, including details on how to submit to the journal, is available from the journal website.