LINGUIST List 29.1016
Tue Mar 06 2018
Summer Schools: Sociolinguistics today. Methods for the Analysis of Ancient and Modern Languages/Italy
Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <srobinsonlinguistlist.org>
Carla Bruno <bruno
Sociolinguistics today. Methods for the Analysis of Ancient and Modern Languages
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Host Institution: Università per Stranieri di
Dates: 11-Jun-2018 - 15-Jun-2018
Location: Siena, Italy
University for Foreigners of Siena offers the intensive course “Sociolinguistics
today: methods for the analysis of ancient and modern languages”. The course (open
to advanced students of linguistics) aims at providing the participants with
instruments and notions for sociolinguistic analysis. Lessons will be taken in
Italian and English.
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
The course (32 hours in total) will be articulated into 8 modules
managed both by specialists in ancient languages and by specialists in modern
languages. Particular attention will be devoted to the theoretical frameworks for
sociolinguistic analysis, as well as to the influence on the research methodology by
the nature of the linguistic data (necessarily conveyed by written materials, e.g.,
in the study of the past).
James Clackson (Univ. of
Cambridge), Francesco De Renzo (Univ. “La Sapienza”, Rome), Franco Fanciullo (Univ.
of Pise), Brian Joseph (Ohio State University), Giancarlo Schirru (Univ.
"L'Orientale", Naples), Barbara Turchetta (Università degli Studi IUL – Florence)
Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
Tuition: 80 EUR
Registration: 01-Mar-2018 to
Contact Person: Carla Bruno
Apply on the web:
Online registration opens on 1 March. Students are required to
submit a registration form giving the fee payment details (i.e. payment date and
tracking number). For late registration the participation fee amounts to 100 Euro.
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