LINGUIST List 26.1115

Fri Feb 27 2015

Summer Schools: MILANGUAGE Spring School of Language / Milan, Italy

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <>

Date: 27-Feb-2015
From: Francesca Foppolo <>
Subject: MILANGUAGE Spring School of Language / Milan, Italy
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MILANGUAGE Spring School of Language / Milan, Italy

Host Institution:
Coordinating Institution:

Dates: 27-May-2015 - 29-May-2015
Location: Milan, Italy

Focus: A three-day Spring School on Language in Milan for post-docs, Ph.D students, and advanced M.A. students involved in studying language in its different declinations

Minimum Education Level: BA

Applications are now open for a three-day spring school on language organized by the Doctoral School in Linguistics and Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Milano-Bicocca.

The general aim of the school is to provide participants with a general overlook of language and the different research questions related to this topic through different theoretical perspectives, different modules and modalities, and different methodological approaches.

Courses will be held in English.

The format is intended to be interactive. Slots will be available for participants for presenting their research and interacting with the speakers and the audience.

Each day, international experts will be interacting on one of these topics:

Sign Language
- Diane Brentari, University of Chicago
- Carlo Geraci, Institut Jean Nicod, Paris
- Jana Hosemann, University of G├Âttingen

Language Acquisition
- Peng Zhou, Macquarie University, Sidney
- Chiara Cantiani, IRCCS Eugenio Medea

Reading and Dyslexia
- Naama Friedmann, University of Tel Aviv
- Adrian Staub, UMass at Amherst
- Falk Huettig, Max Plank Institute, Nijmegen
- Luca Cilibrasi, University of Reading

Language Processing
- Martin Pickering, University of Edinburgh
- Adrian Staub, UMass at Amherst
- Falk Huettig, Max Plank Institute, Nijmegen
- Flavia Adani, University of Potsdam

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Tuition: 0 USD

Tuition Explanation: Participation is free.

Registration: 28-Feb-2015 to 20-May-2015

Contact Person: Francesca Foppolo

Apply by Email:

Registration Instructions:
Participants must register. Send an email to to pre-register, including your name and affiliation, and a short description of your research interests.

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