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Full Title: Variation within and across Jewish Languages

   
Location: Antwerp, Belgium
Start Date: 26-Jun-2013 - 28-Jun-2013
Contact: Jan Morrens
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting URL: http://www.ua.ac.be/main.aspx?c=*IJSENG&n=109740
Meeting Description: The conference aims to bring together scholars who work on linguistic aspects of Jewish languages with the focus on domains such as linguistic structure, language variation, language change (dialectology and diachrony), bilingualism and comparison of written and spoken uses. The conference will also stimulate research in to date enriched areas in the domain of Jewish language studies; for example, language acquisition and development (in communities of native speakers), learning of Jewish languages as second language, language loss, etc. In addition, the conference is expected to produce publications that will cover the best of contemporary research on Jewish languages as domain of linguistic inquiry.

Conference Fee:

Regular fee: 70 euros
Student fee: 40 euros
Linguistic Subfield: General Linguistics; Historical Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics; Sociolinguistics
Subject Language: Hebrew; Yiddish, Eastern; Ladino
LL Issue: 23.3754


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