Monthly Archives: March 2014

Workshop Maps & Grammar

The Workshop Maps & Grammar will be held on Wednesday 17 September 2014 and Thursday 18 September 2014 at the Meertens Institute in Amsterdam. The workshop deals with geographic linguistics, putting language and dialect information on maps, and aims to bring together researchers with a background in linguistics and researchers with a background in mapping. We invite the submission of abstracts on the relation between linguistics and geographical maps. The submission deadline is 1 July 2014 1 June 2014. For more information, see the call for abstracts

Zürich meeting 20/21 March 2014

On 20 and 21 March 2014, the Maps & Grammar team visited the University of Zürich in Switzerland. Erik, Gertjan, Hans, Lotte, Nina and Sjef each gave a talk. We listened to talks by Curdin Derungs, Péter Jeszenszky, Philipp Stöckle and Steven Moran. We received a system demonstration by Gabi Bart and Sandro Bachmann, and we spoke with prof. Elvira Gasler and prof. Robert Weibel. We would like to thank our hosts from the University of Zürich for their hospitality and for a nice and interesting meeting!

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