LINGUIST List 32.1728

Mon May 17 2021

Summer Schools: International Summer School on Bilingualism / Online

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 17-May-2021
From: Maria J Arche <>
Subject: International Summer School on Bilingualism / Online
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International Summer School on Bilingualism

Host Institution: University of Greenwich
Coordinating Institution: University of Southampton

Dates: 05-Jul-2021 - 09-Jul-2021
Location: online, online, United Kingdom

- Evidence in second language acquisition
- Native language attrition
- Heritage language acquisition
- Third language acquisition
- Syntactic analyses relevant to multilingualism research
- Quantitative methods

Minimum Education Level: BA

This international summer school offers an immersive learning experience on multiple facets on multilingualism facilitated by scholars internationally recognised, and the opportunity to access international networks. The course is interactive and takes a holistic approach, covering topics that range from the theoretical underpinnings of language analysis, development and processing, to the quantitative analysis of the data. Classes and workshops will be delivered online over the course of one week. Registered participants will receive a link to course documentation including key readings, some to prepare prior to the lectures.

Lecturers and courses (alphabetical order):
- Professor Laura Domínguez (University of Southampton), Living with two languages: Heritage Language speakers and their parents
- Dr Ana Paula Palacios (University of Greenwich) and Dr Michael Wiper (University Carlos III), Statistical Analysis
- Dr Eloi Puig-Mayenco (Kings College University of London), A look at L3 acquisition: theories, methods and future directions
- Dr Michael Putnam (Pennsylvania State University, University of Greenwich), Multilingual grammars from a Nanosyntactic perspective: An overview
- Professor Montserrat Sanz Yagüe (Kobe City University of Foreign Studies), Discoveries of the language sciences in relation to second language acquisition
- Professor Roumyana Slabakova (University of Southampton, Norwegian University of Science and Technology), Input and evidence in bilingualism
- Open Lecture, Friday 9 July 2021 - Professor Lydia White, McGill University

The summer school is organised by the Centre for Research and Enterprise in Language (CREL), University of Greenwich (UK) and the Centre for Linguistics, Language Education and Acquisition Research (CLLEAR), University of Southampton (UK) with the collaboration of the Center for Language Science (CLS) from Pennsylvania State University (USA).

The school is funded by the Centre for Research and Enterprise in Language of the University of Greenwich and the Southampton Institute for Arts and Humanities (SIAH).

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Cognitive Science
General Linguistics
Language Acquisition
Linguistic Theories

Tuition: 250 GBP

Tuition Explanation: Early bird fee (up to 1st June): £250 Regular fee: £300

Register here:

Refund policy for cancellation by delegates: Up to 4 weeks before start of course: no refund Up to 8 weeks before start of course: 50% refund Over 8 weeks before start of course: 75% refund

Registration: 21-Mar-2021 to 02-Jul-2021

Registration: 18-May-2021 to 02-Jul-2021

Contact Person: Maria J Arche

Apply by Email:

Registration Instructions:

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