Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:


Still Needed:


Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington

Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

Media: Language Gene

Submitter: Phaedra Royle

Submitter Email: phaedra.royle@mail.mcgill.ca
Media Body: Hello all,

A program called ''La parole : une histoire de FOX P2'' (Speech: A
story of FOX P2) on the genetics of language, was aired on May 4th on
a science program (Découverte), by the Canadian Broadcasting
Corporation (French) and is linked to the following website. It is
possible to buy their programs.


Phaedra Royle


Phaedra Royle, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
McGill University
School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
1266 ouest, avenue des Pins
Montréal, Québec H3G 1A8

phone: (514) 398-2413
e-mail: phaedra.royle@mail.mcgill.ca


Subject-Language: English; Code: ENG

Issue Number: 14.1264
Date Posted: May 06, 2003

Back to browse media
Media main page