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Cfp: SHESL Conference 2023

Call for papersSHESL Conference 2023New historical and diachronic perspectives on grammaticalization Paris, 12‚Äď13 January 2023 The Soci√©t√© d‚Äôhistoire et d‚Äô√©pist√©mologie des sciences du langage (SHESL) invites abstracts for the 2023 annual conference on the topic ‚ÄúNew historical and diachronic perspectives

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Recent publications in the history and philosophy of the language sciences ‚Äď April 2022

Camille Joseph & Isabelle Kalinowski. 2022. La Parole inou√Įe. Franz Boas et les textes indiens. Toulouse: Anacharsis. 198 p. ISBN: 9791027904365Publisher’s website Franz Boas (1858-1942) est consid√©r√© comme le p√®re fondateur de l‚Äôanthropologie am√©ricaine. Par-del√† de vastes collectes d‚Äôobjets, il

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Recent publications in the history and philosophy of the language sciences – March 2022

Antoinina Bevan Zlatar, Mark Ittensohn, Enit Karafili Steiner & Olga Timofeeva, ed. 2021. Words, Books, Images, and the Long Eighteenth Century. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. FILLM Studies in Languages and Literatures,¬†16. 252 pp. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1075/fillm.16Publisher’s website The essays collected in this

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Call for papers: ICHoLS XVI, Tbilisi, 26‚Äď30 August 2024

26‚Äď30 August 2024, Tbilisi, Georgia Hosted by Giorgi Akhvlediani Society for the History of Linguistics Tbilisi Ivane Javakhishvili State University The Sixteenth International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences, ICHoLS XVI, will be held from 26 to 30

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Australian languages, histories of documentation, description and revival

Online workshop, 1‚Äď2 December 2022 Organisers: James McElvenny and Clara Stockigt This workshop will bring together linguists, anthropologists and historians to discuss the history of the documentation, description and revival of the Aboriginal languages of Australia. Central questions to be

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CfP: Colloquium Studienkreis Geschichte der Sprachwissenschaft, Flensburg 8‚Äď11 June 2022

On 8‚Äď11 June 2022, the 31st International Colloquium of the ‚ÄúStudienkreis ‚ÄėGeschichte der Sprachwissenschaft‚Äô‚ÄĚ (SGdS) on Language and Language Awareness in the History of Linguistics will take place at the Europa-Universit√§t Flensburg. The choice of topics may range from antiquity

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Recent publications in the history and philosophy of the language sciences ‚Äď December 2021

Marcin Kilarski. 2021. A History of the Study of the Indigenous Languages of North America. Amsterdam : John Benjamins. Studies in the History of the Language Sciences, 129. 443 p. ISBN : 9789027210494Publisher’s website The languages indigenous to North America are

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CfP: Henry Sweet Society Colloquium Leuven 2022

The 2022 annual colloquium of the Henry Sweet Society for the History of Linguistic Ideas will be held from Tuesday 20 September until Thursday 22 September 2022 at the University of Leuven (Belgium). The general theme of the colloquium is: 

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Podcast zum Wiener B√ľhler-Workshop 2021

Am 4. und 5. Februar 2021 fand an der Sigmund Freud Privatuniversit√§t Wien ein internationaler Workshop zu Karl B√ľhler und der Geschichte des Wiener Psychologischen Institutes statt, der von Janette Friedrich und Gerhard Benetka geleitet wurde. Janette Friedrich und Gerhard

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Recent publications in the history and philosophy of the language sciences – Novembre 2021

De Troia Paolo & Otto Zwartjes. 2021. Missionary Linguistics VI. Missionary Linguistics in Asia. Selected papers from the Tenth International Conference on Missionary Linguistics, Rome, 21‚Äď24 March 2018. Amsterdam : Benjamins. Studies in the History of the Language Sciences, 130. xii,

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Upcoming events

28-30 June 2023
Faro, Portugal
International Inter-association (History of Language Teaching) Conference
Language teachers, methodologies and teacher training in historical perspective

4-6 September 2023
Universidade de Tr√°s-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
2023 Annual Colloquium of the Henry Sweet Society
What counts as scientific in the History of Linguistics?

6-9 September 2023
Universidade de Tr√°s-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
XXXII. International Colloquium of the ‚ÄúStudienkreis ‚ÄėGeschichte der Sprachwissenschaft'‚ÄĚ (SGdS)
Controversies in the history of linguistics