LINGUIST List 29.182

Wed Jan 10 2018

Summer Schools: Workshop REDE SprachGIS/Germany

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 08-Jan-2018
From: Juliane Limper <>
Subject: Workshop REDE SprachGIS
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Host Institution: Philipps-Universit├Ąt Marburg

Dates: 27-Feb-2018 - 28-Feb-2018
Location: Marburg, Germany

Focus: Mapping and analyzing linguistic data with the geographical information system REDE SprachGIS.
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum

The online application REDE SprachGIS offers access to the digital Wenker atlas; various digitzed regional atlases (mostly, but not only mapping German varieties); the digitized questionnaires from Georg Wenkers survey on German dialects in the late 19th century, comprising 19 languages; speech recordings from different corpora and the Georeferenced Online Bibliography of Areal Linguistics.

In the system you can also draw your own maps and/or import and map your own data. The system offers different mapping methods, for example pie-chart maps or point-symbol maps.

In the workshop you will learn how to use all the data the system offers for your own research and how to map your own data.

The language of the workshop is German. It is free of charge.
Tuition: 0 USD
Registration: 08-Jan-2018 to 31-Jan-2018
Contact Person: Juliane Limper

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