|2017 Annual Meeting of the
Linguistics Association of Great Britain
Special events at LAGB 2017
Henry Sweet Lecture 2017
Lisa Matthewson (University of British Columbia)
'Variation in the semantics of tense and aspect: The view from the Pacific'
Linguistics Association Lecture 2017
Charles Yang (University of Pennsylvania)
'To 73 and Beyond: The Hidden Connections between Language and Number'
Workshop on synthesising approaches to language learning and adaptation
Organised by Laura Bailey and Christina Kim (University of Kent).
Details of invited speakers to be confirmed soon.
There will be a Language Tutorial on Huave (isolate, Mexico) by Dr Yuni Kim (Manchester University)
The LAGB Education Committee will run a special session at LAGB 2017 entitled 'Grammar teaching across the curriculum' focusing on grammar teaching across the curriculum at secondary school level in a national and international context. There will be talks by:
Sofie Ljungbo Jensen, Rungsted Gymnasium, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ian Cushing, University of Nottingham
Jessica J Clapham, University of Bangor
Susan Chapman, University of Aberystwyth
Lise Fontaine, University of Cardiff
For further details see http://lagb-education.org/lagb-education-sessions.