Theory of language and the Debate on Language Origins
The University of Trento (Department of Humanities) in cooperation with the University Ludwig Maximilian of Munich (Institut für Deutsche Philologie) is pleased to announce an international workshop on theory of language and language origin. It will be held at the Department of Humanities (aula 007) of the University of Trento, Italy, from Wednesday to Friday, 18-20 November 2015.
Call for Papers: The Effects of Prescriptivism in Language History
Leiden University Centre for Linguistics 21-22 January 2016 Invited speakers Lieselotte Anderwald (Kiel) Stephan Elspaß (Salzburg) Shana Poplack (Ottawa) Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade (Leiden) Rik Vosters (Brussels) Language norms and prescriptivism play an important role in many histories or European languages.