LOT Summer School 2018 week 1: 18-22 June

09.00 - 11.00
Mon-Fri
Linguistic typology and language diversity
František Kratochvíl
Language and thought: How are they related?
Gary Lupyan
Introduction to nonlinear regression modeling
Jacolien van Rij
11.15 - 13.15
Mon-Fri
Mechanisms and methods in historical linguistics
Freek Van de Velde
Language and identity
Janet Fuller
The cognition and electrophysiology of multilingual learning and processing
Kristin Lemhöfer
14.15 - 16.15
Mon-Fri
Person, number and the architecture of grammar
Omer Preminger
Language, computation and technology
Yves Scherrer
Language and cognition in bilingualism: A neuroscientific perspective
Thomas Bak
Research Discussion Groups:
Thomas Bak

Yves Scherrer

Gary Lupyan


Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 16.30-18.30

Extra activities in Week 1

Poster session on Monday, 16.30-18.00 (see local info: Activities)

Location: the Weber Foyer and Exposition space in the Harmonie building


Open Access lecture on Tuesday, 13:15-14:15 (see local info: Activities)

Location: Marie Loke zaal, Harmonie building; Speaker: Johan Rooryck

Note: Free lunch for LOT participants!


Career event on Wednesday, 16.30-17.30 (see local info: Activities)

Location: Marie Lokezaal, Harmonie building

Note: reception afterwards!

LOT Summer School 2018 week 2: 25-29 June

09.00 - 11.00
Mon-Fri
State of the art: Language attrition
Merel Keijzer
Language and event representation
Anna Papafragou
Linguistic stylistics
Ninke Stukker
11.15 - 13.15
Mon-Fri
State of the art: Multilingualism at home and in school
Eva J. Daussà
Language and aging
Michael Ramscar
Formal semantics and the cognitive modeling of interpretation
Jakub Dotlacil
14.15 - 16.15
Mon-Fri
Perspectives on modern acquisition theory: the emergence of self-embedding recursion
Tom Roeper
Researching the Grammar-Writing Relationship
Debra Myhill
Phonetic correlates of word and sentence stress
Vincent van Heuven
Research Discussion Groups:
Tom Roeper

Debra Myhill

Anna Papafragou


Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 16.30-18.30

Extra activities in Week 2

Poster session on Monday, 16.30-18.00 (see local info: Activities)

Location: the Weber Foyer and Exposition space in the Harmonie building

Open Access lecture on Tuesday, 13:15-14:15 (see local info: Activities)

Location: Marie Lokezaal,Harmonie Building; Speaker: t.b.a.

Note: Free lunch for LOT participants!


Schultink lecture on Wednesday, 16.30-17.30 (see local info: Activities)

Location: Marie Lokezaal, Harmonie building; Speaker: Michael Ramscar

Note: reception afterwards!