29 May 2012 - 1 June 2012
On Thursday 29 November, 2012, the symposium 'Slavic, Germanic, Romance in the Early Middle Ages' will take place at LUCL.
On Saturday 10 November, LUCL hosted the public symposium 'Albanian language and culture: 100 years of independence'. On Friday evening 9 November, the Albanian movie 'The forgiveness of blood' was screened in the Lipsius building.
On November 7, the workshop 'Rural signing varieties: social dynamics and linguistic structure' will take place at Leiden University. Co-organised by Leiden University and the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, this event presents results from the EuroBabel project on “Endangered Sign Languages in Village Communities”, as well as related work from collaborators.
On Friday 7 September, LUCL hosted the symposium entitled 'Morphology, Constructions and the Lexicon'. This symposium is in honour of Prof.dr. Geert Booij, who will gave his farewell lecture the same day.
On 27-29 August 2012, the 42nd Colloquium on African Languages and Linguistics (CALL) took place at LUCL.
On 23-26 August 2012 the final conference of the EUROCORES programme "Better Analyses based on Endangered Languages (EuroBABEL)" took place in Leiden.
On 14, 15 and 16 June 2012, LUCL hosted a workshop on evidentiality.
On 8 and 9 June 2012, the colloquium Van Schools tot Scriptie was organized by LUCL and the English language department.
LUCL Leiden and the Italian department of the University of Leiden are happy to announce the first Italian Dialect Meeting (CIDSM in Leiden + Italian Dialects in Diachrony) to be held at the Leiden University Centre for Linguistics on May 24-26, 2012.
On 21-23 December 2011, the 12th VIOT Conference took place at Leiden University.
On Saturday 12 November, the Leiden University Centre for Linguistics (LUCL) hosted a public symposium on standard language, dialect and accent.
On the 14th of October, a symposium will be organised on 'Media Constructions of Crime'.
During the Diversity Week of 2011, the Leiden University Centre for Linguistics (LUCL) organised the public event 'Schrift op Drift’; a day filled with talks and workshops on script and writing.
From 2-4 September 2011 the first Nuba Mountain Languages Conference was held at LUCL.
From 29-31 August 2011 the 41st Colloquium on African Languages and Linguistics (CALL) was held at LUCL.
From 18-29 July, the 6th Leiden Summer School in Languages and Linguistics was held at Leiden University.
The research project “Brieven als Buit/ Letters as Loot” organised the Historical Sociolinguistic Network Conference at Leiden University on 22-24 June 2011
On June 16 and 17, 2011, the NWO-Stylistics of Dutch research group hosted the international stylistics conference 'Stylistics across disciplines'. The aim of this conference is to bring together literary scholars, linguists and rhetoricians with an interest in stylistic research. The goal is to exchange ideas and to stimulate collaboration between these different disciplines.
The international conference 'Rethinking Contact Induced Change' took place at Leiden University from 9-11 June 2011.