In this interview, we talk to H. Walter Schmitz about pioneer of semiotics Victoria Lady Welby.
In this episode, we take a step back to explore the earliest beginnings of functional linguistics as represented by the work of Philipp Wegener.
In this episode, we talk to Chloé Laplantine about the life and work of French structuralist Émile Benveniste.
In this episode, we enter the age of classical structuralism by exploring the phonological research of Roman Jakobson and his colleague Nikolai Trubetzkoy undertaken within the Prague Linguistic Circle.
In this interview, we talk to Michael Ashby about the emergence and development of phonetics in the 19th and early 20th century.
In this episode, we look at Ferdinand de Saussure’s contributions to linguistics, which are widely considered to be foundational to the later movement of structuralism.
In this interview, we talk to Floris Solleveld about the character of linguistic research in the 19th century.
In this episode, we examine some of the major critiques directed against the Neogrammarians and see what they tell us about the state of linguistics around the turn of the nineteenth to the twentieth century. We focus in particular on…