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Henry Sweet Society colloquium 2018 — Call for Papers

17 October 2017

The 2018 Annual Colloquium of the Henry Sweet Society will be beld at Maynooth University, Ireland. Contributions on any aspect of the history of linguistics and linguistic ideas are welcome, as are proposals for panel discussions or thematic sessions. In addition, the committee welcomes submissions that address the particular theme of this year’s colloquium, which Read more

2016 Vivien law Prize

24 April 2017

Warm congratulations to Anna Pytlowany (University of Amsterdam), who has won the 2016 Vivien law Prize for an essay in the history of linguistics ideas. Anna’s essay is titled “Searching for the models for the first grammar of Hindustani (Ketelaar 1698)”. Read more

Conference: Ideology and Linguistic Ideas – 2017

15 February 2017

We are pleased to invite scholars interested in the history of linguistic ideas developed alongside with different ideologies in different times. The first conference on this theme was organized in 2015. 2017 year will be the 100th anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution, which changed the development of peoples of Former Russian Empire. The Read more

Call for Papers: The Tenth International ABRALIN Conference

28 October 2016

THE TENTH INTERNATIONAL ABRALIN CONFERENCE in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, from 7th to 10th March 2017, will be jointly hosted by the Brazilian Linguistics Association (ABRALIN) and the Fluminense Federal University (UFF). The theme of the conference is ‘Research in linguistics and political commitment’ (Pesquisa linguística e compromisso político) and papers on other topics, including Read more