LINGUIST List 29.4293

Fri Nov 02 2018

Summer Schools: Historical Sociolinguistics Young Researchers Forum (HSYRF)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 25-Oct-2018
From: Gijsbert Rutten <>
Subject: Historical Sociolinguistics Young Researchers Forum (HSYRF)/Netherlands
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Host Institution: Leiden University Centre for Linguistics

Dates: 08-Mar-2019 - 09-Mar-2019
Location: Leiden, Netherlands

Focus: This new yearly event is aimed at early career researchers – MA and PhD students, postdocs, and other young (at heart) researchers –, offering a mix of lectures, classes and hands-on workshops on various topics relevant to anyone interested in historical sociolinguistics or language history more generally.
Minimum Education Level: BA

HSYRF comprises two workshops, a masterclass and a keynote lecture (the “Bad Data Lecture”). Participants choose one of the workshops. The masterclass and the keynote lecture are plenary events.

Hands-on workshops by Kristine Horner (Sheffield) and Benedikt Szmrecsanyi (Leuven). Talks by Lieselotte Anderwald (Kiel) and Stephan Elspass (Salzburg).

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Tuition: 30 EUR
Registration: 24-Oct-2018 to 15-Dec-2018
Contact Person: Gijsbert Rutten

Apply by Email:
Apply on the web:

Registration Instructions:
Apply before 15 December. Before 22 December we’ll let you know whether you’ve been accepted. Then you’ll get a link to Paylogic in order to finalize your registration.

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