LINGUIST List 32.1376

Mon Apr 19 2021

Confs: English, Middle;English, Old; Hist Ling/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 16-Apr-2021
From: Moragh Gordon <>
Subject: 21st International Conference on English Historical Linguistics
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21st International Conference on English Historical Linguistics
Short Title: ICEHL-21

Date: 07-Jun-2021 - 11-Jun-2021
Location: Online, Netherlands
Contact: Moragh Gordon
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English; English, Middle; English, Old

Meeting Description:

We are pleased to invite you to the 21st International Conference on English Historical Linguistics. Due to the pandemic, the event will be hosted online between 7-11 June, 2021, with 7 June being reserved for workshops. It promises to be an interesting event, with over 100 papers on wide a variety of English historical linguistic topics! Our 4 keynotes are:

- Claudia Claridge (Universität Augsburg)
- Bettelou Los (University of Edinburgh)
- Peter Petré (Universiteit Antwerpen)
- George Walkden (University of Konstanz)

In order to avoid 'zoom fatigue', registered participants are given the opportunity to preview pre-recorded presentations/ read written working papers a week prior to the conference. At the conference there will be live sessions with live or pre-recorded presentations, after which presenters are available for a live discussion. All Keynotes lectures will be live.

Program Information:

A preliminary programme can be found here:

Note that the programme times observe the Dutch time zone (CET). The programme has been planned as such that time-zone differences across the globe are at a minimum.

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