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Full Title: Santiago-Leuven-Edinburgh Seminar on Grammatical Variation and Change in English

      
Location: Leuven, Belgium
Start Date: 04-Apr-2017 - 05-Apr-2017
Contact: Hendrik De Smet
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting URL: https://www.arts.kuleuven.be/conference/gvce
Meeting Description: We invite participants to a two-day seminar, intended specifically for PhD students. The seminar is a combination of lectures given by well-established researchers in the field, and workshop sessions where PhD candidates are given the opportunity to present their own research and receive feedback from both fellow PhD candidates and senior colleagues.

Confirmed Guest Speakers are:

- David Denison
- Svenja Kranich
- Benedikt Szmrecsanyi

The organizing committee includes Hubert Cuyckens, Hendrik De Smet, Teresa Fanego, Liesbet Heyvaert and Graeme Trousdale. The seminar is organized as part of a research project on gradience, constructionalization and linguistic variation involving the universities of Santiago-de-Compostela, Edinburgh and Leuven. The project is funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (grant FFI2014-52188-P: Teresa Fanego).
Linguistic Subfield: Historical Linguistics
Subject Language: English
LL Issue: 27.4768


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