LINGUIST List 29.874

Fri Feb 23 2018

Summer Schools: 12th Summer School in Historical Sociolinguistics/Switzerland

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 21-Feb-2018
From: Anita Auer <>
Subject: 12th Summer School in Historical Sociolinguistics
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Host Institution:

Dates: 22-Jul-2018 - 29-Jul-2018
Location: Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland

Focus: The 12th Summer School in Historical Sociolinguistics takes place at the University of Lausanne (CH) from 22-29 July 2018. Leading experts in the field of (historical) sociolinguistics and related disciplines offer classes for graduate students, postgraduate students and young – at heart – researchers. Participants also have the opportunity to present their own research at a special session.
Minimum Education Level: BA

The following international scholars will teach at the 12th HiSoN summer school:

- Suzanne Aalberse (Universiteit van Amsterdam)
- Jonathan Culpeper (Lancaster University)
- Alexandra Lenz (Universität Wien)
- Spiros Moschonas (University of Athens)
- Taru Nordlund (University of Helsinki)
- Simon Pickl (Universität Salzburg)
- Israel Sanz-Sanchez (West Chester University)

You can find additional information on the summer school website:

Note that the summer school is restricted to 40 participants.

Please spread the word and particularly encourage MA and PhD students as well as Postdocs to register!

We want to thank our sponsors without whom this summer school would not have been possible:
Faculté des Lettres, Université de Lausanne and the Historical Sociolinguistics Research and Training Program (Research Foundation Flanders).

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Registration: 21-Feb-2018 to 15-Jun-2018
Contact Person: Anita Auer

Apply on the web:

Registration Instructions:
Preregistration: You will be required to provide personal details and a brief motivation why you want to attend the summer school (including your training background). Full registration: Once your preregistration has been validated and you have paid the participation fee, you are fully registered for the summer school.

Page Updated: 23-Feb-2018