LINGUIST List 32.560

Sat Feb 13 2021

Summer Schools: 6th Naxos Summer School on Diachronic Linguistics. Language Variation and Change in Ancient and Medieval Europe. Comparing Diachronies. Old & Middle English - Gothic - Old Romance - Ancient Greek / Greece

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Date: 12-Feb-2021
From: Nikolaos Lavidas <nlavidasenl.uoa.gr>
Subject: 6th Naxos Summer School on Diachronic Linguistics. Language Variation and Change in Ancient and Medieval Europe. Comparing Diachronies. Old & Middle English - Gothic - Old Romance - Ancient Greek / Greece
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Host Institution: National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Coordinating Institution: National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Website: http://LVCNaxos2021.uoa.gr

Dates: 18-Jul-2021 - 01-Aug-2021
Location: Athens and Naxos, Cyclades, Greece, Greece, Greece

Focus: Intensive language classes on ancient and medieval languages and linguistic classes on language change and variation in Ancient and Medieval Europe – Comparing Diachronies (with emphasis on Old and Middle English, Gothic, Old Romance and Ancient Greek). Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum

Description:
Host Institution: National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Coordinating Institutions: University of Athens, Arizona State University, University of Osnabrück, University of Cambridge

July 18 – August 1, 2021
First week: Athens, Greece ("hybrid") / or: Online
Second week: Naxos, Greece / or: Online

If the sanitary situation does not allow for physical meetings, we will offer an online alternative to the 6th Naxos Summer School on Diachronic Linguistics.

Apply here: https://forms.gle/mEQCjMmM8QWTbVR1A
http://LVCNaxos2021.uoa.gr

We are happy to inform you that registration is now open for the 5th Naxos Summer School on "Language Variation and Change in Ancient and Medieval Europe. Comparing Diachronies".
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Arizona State University, University of Osnabrück and University of Cambridge are coordinating a summer school program, a workshop and master classes on ancient and medieval languages and linguistics, to be held on July 18 - August 1, 2021 in Athens ("hybrid" - first week) and on the island of Naxos, Greece (second week).

The summer school will offer intensive language classes and linguistic classes on language change and variation in Ancient and Medieval Europe (with emphasis on Old and Middle English, Gothic, Old Romance and Ancient Greek) for a period of two weeks. Ten courses will be offered as well as ten master classes and a workshop. The aim is to attract students and scholars to study ancient and medieval languages in a relaxed yet very focused and stimulating atmosphere that promotes in depth analysis and discussion. Students will be able to earn up to 7 ECTS from the summer school.

The 6th Naxos Summer School on Language Variation and Change in Ancient and Medieval Europe-Comparing Diachronies (July 18-August 1, 2021) will also be organizing a workshop on “Language Change in Indo-European” III, to be held on July 28, 2021.

Practical information:
Location: Athens and Naxos: Ursuline School in Naxos, Cyclades, Greece
Accommodation: We can offer 40 beds at the municipality hostel (Vivlos/Tripodes village) for the whole period of the summer school.

Students and participants will also be offered a discount of 30% for the ferry tickets.

More information (on schedule, registration etc.) can be found on the summer school webpage:
http://LVCNaxos2021.uoa.gr/
Nikolaos Lavidas (University of Athens), Elly van Gelderen (Arizona State University), Alexander Bergs (University of Osnabrück), Ioanna Sitaridou (University of Cambridge)


Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics


Subject Languages: English, Middle
                    English, Old
                    Gothic
                    Greek, Ancient
                    Spanish, Old


Language Families: Indo-European

Tuition: 200 EURO
Tuition Explanation: Registration fees: 200 euros

Financial Aid: Applications accepted until 25-Apr-2021
3 scholarships available (that cover the registration fees) for university (BA, MA, PhD) students.

Financial Aid Instructions:
Applications accepted until 25-Apr-2021 3 scholarships available (that cover the registration fees) for university (BA, MA, PhD) students. Applications accepted until April 25, 2021. Financial Aid Instructions: In order to apply for a scholarship, please email your motivation and your CV to nlavidasenl.uoa.gr [Nikolaos Lavidas] before April 25, 2021.

Registration: 15-Feb-2021 to 25-Apr-2021
Contact Person: Nikolaos Lavidas
                Email: nlavidasenl.uoa.gr


Registration Instructions:
To apply for the summer school, please use the online application form: https://forms.gle/mEQCjMmM8QWTbVR1A (Places are limited, we therefore advise you to enroll as quickly as possible).


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