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Heritage Language Syntax Workshop

We are happy to announce the 1st Microcontact Workshop on HERITAGE LANGUAGE SYNTAX to be held at Utrecht University on 12-13 March 2020 Invited speakers – Terje Lohndal (NTNU Norwegian University of…

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Talk by Silvia Terenghi at WoSSP 16 (Madrid)

Silvia will give a talk about Romance demonstratives in diachrony and the organisation of person features at WoSSP 16 (Madrid, 17-18 June). The webpage of the workshop is: https://eventos.ucm.es/27328/section/15791/16th-workshop-on-syntax-semantics-and-phonology.html

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Talk by Alberto Frasson in Osnabrück

On May 23rd Alberto will give a talk at the University of Osnabrück (Germany) with the title Patterns of subject agreement in heritage northern Italo-Romance.

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Jan’s interview for ItBuenosAires.it

During his fieldwork in Argentina, Jan was interviewed by the web magazine ItBuenosAires.it, part of www.italiani.it. You can read his interview (in Spanish) here: https://buenosaires.italiani.it/es/jan-casalicchio

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Microcontact is on fieldwork!

We have started our fieldwork! Please check our daily updates on the atlas, and you’ll hear Italo-Romance heritage varieties in Argentina, Brazil, and Canada!

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New publication!

Eliciting Big Data From Small, Young, or Non-standard Languages: 10 Experimental Challenges, co-authored by Roberta D’Alessandro with Evelina Leivada and Kleanthes K. Grohmann, has just appeared. The article is in…

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CGG 29, Ciudad Real

CGG 29 will take place on 22-24 May in Ciudad Real. Roberta D’Alessandro will participate as a keynote speakers. More information can be found here.

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EMLAR XV

Roberta D’Alessandro will give a lecture at EMLAR XV, which will take place on April 16-18 in Utrecht. The lecture will be entitled “Personal data protection and ethical protocol for fieldwork and…

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