2018

The 12th triennial meeting of the Forum for Research on Languages of Scotland and Ulster will be hosted by the English Language & Linguistics department at the University of Glasgow on 23-25 August 2018.


Registration now open at Eventbrite:

  • Early-bird registration: 1 May – 30 June 2018
  • Regular registration: 1 July – 15 August 2018

The plenary talks (see here for abstracts) will be delivered by:

  • Karen Corrigan (Newcastle University): “I don’t like feel that I would fit in in Lithuania anymore”: The linguistic identities of new speakers in Northern Ireland
  • Robert McColl Millar (University of Aberdeen): Marginal Scots, past and present
  • Roibeard Ó Maolalaigh (University of Glasgow): ‘Risk-free’ corpus planning for Scottish Gaelic? Collaborative development of basic grammatical norms for 21st century speakers

Important dates:

  • Deadline for abstracts: 30 March 2018
  • Notification of acceptance: late April 2018
  • Early-bird registration: 1 May – 30 June 2018
  • Regular registration: 1 July – 15 August 2018
  • Conference dates: 23-25 August 2018

We hope to see you in Glasgow!

The FRLSU2018 Organising Committee

Joanna Kopaczyk
Fraser Dallachy
Rachel Fletcher
David Selfe
Katrina McNeil

Contact us on arts-frlsu2018@glasgow.ac.uk

Find us on the Sociolinguistic Events Calendar: https://baal.org.uk/resources/slxevents/

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