LINGUIST List 29.248
Tue Jan 16 2018
Summer Schools: 3rd Old and Middle English Summer School and Conference/Greece
Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <srobinsonlinguistlist.org>
Nikolaos Lavidas <nlavidas
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Host Institution: National and Kapodistrian
University of Athens
Coordinating Institution: Universität Osnabrück
19-Jul-2018 - 25-Jul-2018
Location: Naxos, Cyclades, Greece
and Middle English intensive language and linguistics classes. Host Institution:
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, University of Osnabrück Coordinating
Institution: National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, University of Osnabrück
We are happy to inform you that
registration is now open for the 3rd summer school program and conference on the
history of English to be held on 19-25 July 2018 on the island of Naxos, Greece,
under the aegis of the Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation.
summer school will offer Old and Middle English intensive language and linguistics
classes for a period of seven days. The aim is to attract students and scholars to
study topics in Old and Middle English in a relaxed yet very focused and stimulating
atmosphere that promotes in-depth analysis and discussion.
-A construction grammar of Old and Middle English.
Bergs (University of Osnabrück)
-How did English change? A basic course in
Old English and the
circumstances that led to its modern appearance.
Fischer (University of Amsterdam)
-Old and Middle English through
Elly van Gelderen (Arizona State University)
phonology and meter.
Donka Minkova (University of California, Los Angeles)
-Language contact and the development of English.
Nikolaos Lavidas (National
and Kapodistrian University of Athens)
Certificate of attendance will be
awarded to all participants plus certification of the 6 ECTS gained.
The 3rd Old
and Middle English Summer School in Naxos will also be organizing a conference on
“New Approaches to the History of Early English(es) III” as well as thematic and
poster sessions on: language change, historical morphology and syntax, historical
phonology, historical sociolinguistics, linguistic theory and historical data,
language teaching and dialectology (diatopic aspects), language teaching and
diachrony (diachronic aspects).
The 2018 Old and Middle English Conference will
be held under the aegis of the Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation.
Accommodation: We can offer 29 beds at the municipality hostel (Vivlos/Tripodes
village) for the whole period of the summer school and the conference (July 18 26).
More information (on registration etc.) can be found on the summer school
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Languages: English, Middle
Tuition: 0 EUR
Financial Aid: Applications accepted until
4 scholarships available (of 250 euros each) for students of Greek
universities. Applications accepted until April 15, 2018.
Financial Aid Instructions: In order to apply for a scholarship,
please upload your motivation and your CV to the online application form before the
15th of April, 2018.
Registration: 15-Jan-2018 to 15-Apr-2018
Person: Nikolaos Lavidas
Apply on the web:
To apply for the summer school, please use the online
application form: https://oldandmiddleenglishnaxos2018.wordpress.com/registration
(Places are limited, we therefore advise you to enroll as quickly as possible).
Page Updated: 16-Jan-2018