LINGUIST List 28.830

Mon Feb 13 2017

Summer Schools: HiSoN Summer School in Historical Sociolinguistics/Greece

Editor for this issue: Yue Chen <>

Date: 10-Feb-2017
From: Gijsbert Rutten <>
Subject: HiSoN Summer School in Historical Sociolinguistics/Greece
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Host Institution: Leiden University Centre for Linguistics

Dates: 16-Jul-2017 - 23-Jul-2017
Location: Metochi Study Centre, Lesbos, Greece

Focus: The 11th Summer School organised by the Historical Sociolinguistics Network (HiSoN) will offer classes by leading experts on modern and historical sociolinguists. The venue is the University of Agder’s Metochi study centre, a former monastery on the Greek island of Lesbos.
Minimum Education Level: BA

The Summer School lasts for one week and classes will take place in the morning and early evening. You will have the opportunity to present your own research at a special session. There is space for only 40 (post)graduate students and young (at heart!) researchers so you are advised to book early.

Our teachers in 2017 will be:

Peter Trudgill (Norwich)
Pieter Muysken (Nijmegen)
Eli Bjørhusdal (Sogndal)
Merja Stenroos (Stavanger)
Miriam Meyerhoff (Wellington)
Jeroen Darquennes (Namur)
Alexander Bergs (Osnabrück)

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Tuition: 600 EUR
Registration: 10-Feb-2017 to 01-May-2017
Contact Person: Gijsbert Rutten

Apply on the web:

Registration Instructions:
Registration includes housing, meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner), tuition, the excursion, and the transfers from the airport to Metochi and back. Paylogic accepts payments through iDeal, VISA and Mastercard.

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