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Thu Nov 08 2012
Confs: Dutch, Historical Ling, Socioling/Belgium
Editor for this issue: Xiyan Wang
From: Gunther De Vogelaer <devogelaeruni-muenster.de>
Subject: Local and International Perspectives on the Historical Sociolinguistics of Dutch
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Local and International Perspectives on the Historical Sociolinguistics of Dutch
Date: 07-Dec-2012 - 07-Dec-2012
Location: Gent, Belgium
Contact: Gunther De Vogelaer
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
Subject Language(s): Dutch
Over the past few years, a growing body of work has emerged dealing with the sociolinguistic history of Dutch. This conference aims at taking stock of the recent developments and at stimulating attempts to integrate findings on neighbouring language areas into the literature on Dutch.
Wim Vandenbussche & Marijke van der Wal
Royal Flemish Academy for Dutch Language and Literature, Koningstraat 18, 9000 Gent (Belgium)
Registration is free, but required before December 5.
9.30 - 10.00
Welcome and coffee
10.00 - 10.15
Marijke van der Wal: Introduction
Peter Trudgill: The role of Dutch in the development of East Anglian English
Chris Joby: Een korte inleiding tot de sociolinguïstische geschiedenis van het Nederlands in vroegmodern Groot-Brittannië
Stephan Elspass: Changing perspectives in Historical Sociolinguistics - the caseof letters from 19th century Germany
Gijsbert Rutten: Language change and language contact in the history of Dutch: Views from below
Rik Vosters: Adnominal case and gender marking in Late Modern Dutch. A linguistic stereotype in times of political turmoil
Jacques van Keymeulen: Vlaamse brieven uit de 'Franse Tijd'
Wim Vandenbussche: Conclusions
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