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Full Title: Formal Approaches to Creole Studies 4

Short Title: FACS-4
Location: Paris, France
Start Date: 06-Nov-2014 - 07-Nov-2014
Contact: Patricia Cabredo Hofherr
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting URL: http://www.umr7023.cnrs.fr/Formal-Approaches-to-Creole.html
Meeting Description: This workshop aims to bring together researchers who share an interest in the formal study of creole languages. This workshop follows up on three previous workshops:

- FACS I, held in 2008 at CASTL, University of Tromsø
- FACS II, held in 2010 at ZAS, Berlin
- FACS III, held in 2012 at the University of Lisbon

Invited Speakers:

- Dany Adone (Cologne University)
- Pieter Muysken (Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen)
- Anne Zribi-Hertz (UMR 7023, Paris-8 & CNRS)

Ce colloque est organisé avec le soutien des organismes suivants :
We gratefully acknowledge the support of:

- l’UMR 7023 Structures formelles du langage (SFL) (CNRS & Paris 8)
- l’UMR 7270 Laboratoire Ligérien de Linguistique (LLL) Univ. Orléans & CNRS
- l’UMR 7110 Laboratoire de Linguistique Formelle (Univ. Paris 7 & CNRS)
- the GDRi The Structure, Emergence and Evolution of Pidgin and Creole Languages (SEEPiCLa)
Linguistic Subfield: General Linguistics
Subject Language Family: Creole
LL Issue: 25.319

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