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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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FARM CHALLENGE – Clitics

The FARMM initiative organizes the first Challenge, a workshop oriented at providing an answer to specific questions to a specific dataset within a relevant phenomenon. The event will be held…

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Andrés Saab visiting Microcontact

Andrés Saab (CONICET, Buenos Aires) will give the next set of Utrecht Theoretical Linguistics Lectures. His crash course will be entitled Case conflicts and A-movement: DOM, doubling and clitics in Rioplatense Spanish.    The course…

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Talk by Jan Casalicchio in Konstanz

Today, Thursday 15 November, Jan Casalicchio will give a talk at the University of Konstanz with the title Acquiring a minority language in a trilingual society: the influence of German and…

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