Check out the latest from Field Notes and Reviews; Luis Felipe Sobral provides an in-depth review of the new translation of Michel Leiris's Afrique Fantome, exclusive to HAN: https://t.co/CamyA4Yfmd

A useful list of online resources for Islamic and Middle East Studies: Textual Databases; Manuscript & Image Databases and Catalogues; Tools and Tutorials; Dictionaries; and more.
https://t.co/Uhwpvuzhsk Via @BrownCMES

Review: @coffeysimon on Linguistic and cultural foreign policies of European states: 18th–20th centuries #histlx
https://t.co/6UzfoE6h32

Here's where I'll be over the next three days - @holltnet conference featuring an eclectic array of presentations on bi-/multilingualism in language learning through the ages!!! Full programme here: https://t.co/GdfScaGLx7

Women editors in Europe, 1710-1920 - a great call for papers for a conference in a great city, organised by a great research project (deadline for submissions 15 Nov). @juliebirkholz https://t.co/wkIMsCqvZR

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Registration Open HSS Colloquium 2018

9 June 2018

We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the next Annual Colloquium of the Henry Sweet Society for the History of Linguistic Ideas, to be held at Maynooth University in Ireland from 5-8 September 2018. We are delighted to be hosting 45 speakers from 15 countries this year, with papers on over
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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

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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.