LINGUIST List 28.921

Mon Feb 20 2017

Summer Schools: Crete Summer School of Linguistics/Greece

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Date: 20-Feb-2017
From: Vina Tsakali <>
Subject: Crete Summer School of Linguistics/Greece
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Host Institution: University of Crete

Dates: 10-Jul-2017 - 21-Jul-2017
Location: Rethymnon, Crete, Greece

Focus: CreteLing 2017 focuses on Theoretical Linguistics (Syntax, Semantics, Phonology, Morphology), Sign Language, Animal Communication and Sociolinguistics.
Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate

The Division of Linguistics at the University of Crete invites everybody interested in linguistics to a unique linguistic experience in Rethymnon, Crete, Greece. The school will take place from July 10 to July 21, 2017 and there will be introductory courses and more advanced seminars in phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, sign language, animal communication and language and society. There will also be two workshops taking place within the CreteLing 2017 Summer School: The workshop Trends in Semantics, on 12/7/2017, organized by Uli Sauerland and the workshop Emerging grammars in language contact situations, on 19/7/2017, organized by Artemis Alexiadou.

The application form is available online via the school’s website ( Please note that availability in the dorms and for attending is limited, so please consult our website for more information.

The instructors in CreteLing 2017 are:

Artemis Alexiadou (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin & Leibniz- ZAS Berlin)
Elena Anagnostopoulou (University of Crete)
Rajesh Bhatt (University of Massachusetts at Amherst)
Eulàlia Bonet (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Kai von Fintel (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Sabine Iatridou (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Meltem Kelepir (Boğaziçi University)
Winfried Lechner (University of Athens)
Joan Mascaro (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Shigeru Miyagawa (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Roumi Pancheva (University of Southern California)
Doug Pullleyblank (University of British Columbia)
Josep Quer (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
Ivy Sichel (University of California Santa Cruz)
Markus Steinbach (Universität Göttingen)
Sergei Tatevosov (Moscow State University)
Hedde Zeijlstra (Universität Göttingen)

Important Dates:

Summer School: 10-21 July
Application for Early Registration deadline: 10 April
Notification of acceptance for Early Registration: 20 April
Early registration: 21 April-20 May
Late registration: 21 May- 20 June.
Wed 12/7: Trends in Semantics (organised by Uli Sauerland)
Wed 19/7: Emerging grammars in language contact situations (organised by Artemis Alexiadou)

Venue: University Campus, Gallos 74100, Rethymnon

Organizing Committee:

Sabine Iatridou (MIT) (
Vina Tsakali (UoC) (
Organizing Committee:

Elena Anagnostopoulou (UoC) (
Alexis Kalokerinos (UoC) (
Ioanna Kappa (UoC) (
Georgia Katsimali (UoC) (
Winfried Lechner (University of Athens) (

On our website, you can find specific information as to who to contact related to your inquiries. For general information and inquiries, please contact

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Registration: 21-Apr-2017 to 09-Jul-2017
Contact Person: Vina Tsakali

Registration Instructions:
Online registration will be available by April, 15. Registration onsite will be an option at a different rate (and subject to availability for late applicants).

Page Updated: 20-Feb-2017