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Full Title: Language Change and Innovation

Location: Munich, Germany
Start Date: 02-Jul-2014 - 04-Jul-2014
Contact: Taja Stoll
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Meeting Description: Symposium XXI

Language Change and Innovation
Motivation –Manifestations – Stages

The Graduate School Language and Literature Munich- Class of Language (previously called LIPP) is organising its 21st symposium, which will offer a framework for a synchronically and diachronically oriented treatment of the motivation, the phenomena and the stages of linguistic innovation. The symposium will be held from July 2-4, 2014 at the Bavarian Academy of Sciences in Munich.

If you want to attend the conference without presenting a paper, we kindly request you to register via e-mail ( by June 10, 2014 at the latest. There is no participation fee.

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Keynote Speakers:

Prof. Ulrich Detges, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Prof. Renata Szczepaniak, Universität Hamburg
Prof. Johan van der Auwera, Universiteit Antwerpen
Prof. Jacqueline Visconti, University of Birmingham and University of Genoa
Dr. Esme Winter-Froemel, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen


Prof. Ulrich Detges
Prof. Olav Hackstein
Prof. Anthony Rowley

Organising Committee:

Filip De Decker
Katharina Jakob
Matthias Klumm
Markus Kunzmann
Isabell Lindbüchl
Taja Stoll
Linguistic Subfield: General Linguistics; Historical Linguistics; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax
LL Issue: 25.1198

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