LINGUIST List 32.1550

Tue May 04 2021

Summer Schools: Summer School of Catalan Linguistics - Escola d'Estiu de Lingüística Catalana (EDELC) / Spain

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Date: 30-Apr-2021
From: Elga Cremades <elga.cremadesuib.cat>
Subject: Summer School of Catalan Linguistics - Escola d'Estiu de Lingüística Catalana (EDELC) / Spain
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Host Institution: Universitat de les Illes Balears
Coordinating Institution: Universitat de les Illes Balears
Website: https://edelc.uib.cat

Dates: 19-Jul-2021 - 24-Jul-2021
Location: Palma, Illes Balears, Spain

Focus: Catalan Linguistics
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum

Description:
The goal of the Summer School of Catalan Linguistics (Escola d’Estiu de Lingüística Catalana, EDELC), which will be held from the 19th to the 24th of July 2021, is to bring together students and instructors of Catalan linguistics both from Catalan universities and from universities abroad. Thus, the EDELC aims to provide training in Catalan linguistics to undergraduate or graduate students who wish to strengthen their knowledge in this area, with special attention to students from universities outside the Catalan linguistic domain who have an interest in the Catalan language or who have already begun to carry out research on some aspect of this field. In addition, there will be a space for students to present their research in order to facilitate direct interaction with specialist teachers. Therefore, EDELC seeks to promote the collaboration, codirection and creation of a mentoring network in Catalan linguistics.


Linguistic Field(s): Discipline of Linguistics


Subject Languages: Catalan-Valencian-Balear


Language Families: Romance

Registration: 30-Apr-2021 to 31-May-2021
Contact Person: Elga Cremades
                Email: elga.cremadesuib.cat

Apply by Email: edelc2021gmail.com

Registration Instructions:
Call for courses for the Summer School of Catalan Linguistics (EDELC) The goal of the Summer School of Catalan Linguistics (Escola d’Estiu de Lingüística Catalana, EDELC), which will be held from the 19th to the 24th of July 2021, is to bring together students and instructors of Catalan linguistics both from Catalan universities and from universities abroad. Thus, the EDELC aims to provide training in Catalan linguistics to undergraduate or graduate students who wish to strengthen their knowledge in this area, with special attention to students from universities outside the Catalan linguistic domain who have an interest in the Catalan language or who have already begun to carry out research on some aspect of this field. In addition, there will be a space for students to present their research in order to facilitate direct interaction with specialist teachers. Therefore, EDELC seeks to promote the collaboration, codirection and creation of a mentoring network in Catalan linguistics. The School, which will be fully online in its first edition, will last for one week, with a program consisting of six introductory courses associated with one of the following areas: - Phonetics/phonology - Morphology - Pragmatics/semantics - Syntax - Sociolinguistics - Other areas (to be specified) Each course shall have a duration of 4.5 hours distributed across three sessions of one hour and a half each. The teachers of the accepted courses will be paid a honorarium. Proposals for courses that offer an introduction to any of the suggested disciplines are welcome, either from a theoretical or an experimental perspective, as well as from interdisciplinary approaches incorporating knowledge from psychology, computer science or the social sciences, among others. EDELC will also accept proposals from more than one instructor. The proposal should provide the following information: Course title, work area and teacher Short CV of the instructor(s) (maximum 2 pages, Times New Roman 12, 2.54 cm) Justification and motivation of the course (maximum 200 words) Brief course description (maximum 500 words) Draft syllabus and basic literature Preferred language of the course: Catalan, English, no preference. Proposals should be sent to edelc2021gmail.com before May 31st 2021.


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