LOT – Netherlands Graduate School of Linguistics

Landelijke Onderzoekschool Taalwetenschap

400 faculty members

300 PhD & RMa students

LOT unites about 400 faculty members and 300 PhD and RMa students and provides a meeting point to further national and international communication for the benefit of linguistic research and education. Researchers from the participating institutes share knowledge, work together on theoretical and methodological matters, discuss their data and research in seminars and lecture series and in collaborations of various other kinds.

Below you will find recent news and announcements of events from the institutes participating in LOT and from LOT itself.

Register for the LOT Winter School 2021

Open from 12 October till 7 December 2020.

News & Announcements

ACLC

ACLC Seminar | Dr Mark de Vries (RUG) – Online

Mark de Vries, associate professor at the University of Groningen, is the guest speaker at this *online* ACLC seminar on Friday 30 October 2020 from 16:15 till 17:30.

LOT Winter School 2021

LOT Winter School 2021 | Registration Opens on Monday 12 October

LOT and Radboud University are pleased to announce that registration for the LOT Winter School 2021 opens on Monday 12 October, 13.00 o’clock (CET).

Tickling the Brain About the Brain

How does your brain know when to talk? Can you forget your mother tongue? And why is swearing so #@$&!% great? These are typical questions that we all could be asking ourselves at some from time to time. At Donders Wonders we provide answers in simple language that everyone can understand – By Roeland Segeren

Nieuwe Taalpodcast ‘Waar komt pindakaas vandaan?’

Vanaf 5 oktober 2020 presenteert het Instituut voor de Nederlandse Taal (INT) een serie korte podcasts over woorden: ‘Waar komt pindakaas vandaan?’ Zes weken lang, twee keer per week een verrassend verhaal over de herkomst van een doodgewoon woord, verteld door Laura van Eerten, Caspar Stalenhoef en Frieda Steurs.

KHMW Jan Brouwer Scriptieprijs Taal- en Literatuurwetenschappen | Deadline 15 oktober

De inschrijving voor de Jan Brouwer Scriptieprijzen 2021 is nog 1 week geopend. Voordrachten dienen uiterlijk 15 oktober digitaal te worden ingediend.

‘Het wordt tijd dat politici echt het gesprek aangaan over het coronabeleid’

Premier Mark Rutte en minister Hugo de Jonge willen vaker met burgers in gesprek over corona. Maar hoe voer je een goed gesprek? Daar weet Diewertje Houtman alles van. Zij onderzoekt hoe je moeilijke onderwerpen, zoals het aanpassen van DNA, bij het grote publiek bespreekbaar maakt.

ACLC

ACLC Seminar | Klaske van Sluis (UvA, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek) – online

Klaske van Sluis is the guest speaker at this *online* ACLC seminar on Friday 16 October 2020 from 16:15 till 17:30.

LOT 576: The New Template Model and The Phonology Morphology Interface in Turkish

The Netherlands Graduate School of Linguistics is pleased to announce a new publication in the LOT Dissertation Series by Semra Baturay Meral.

Syntax Interface Lecture by Silvia Terenghi | October 5th

The upcoming Syntax Interface Lecture will take place on October 5th. We will host a talk by Silvia Terenghi (Utrecht University) with the title “Asymmetries in person indexicals”.

Een sprintje trekken in je spraak

Aan de telefoon met een vriend spreek je meestal sneller dan tijdens een sollicitatiegesprek. Voor een efficiënte communicatie is het van groot belang dat we onze spreeksnelheid kunnen aanpassen. Hoe we dat precies doen onderzocht Joe Rodd.

LOT 560: Variation and Change in Abui

The Netherlands Graduate School of Linguistics is pleased to announce a new publication in the LOT Dissertation Series by George Saad.

Perspectives | Autism, Constructionism and Nativism | Call for Target Articles

The Perspectives section of Language publishes invited target articles on topics of general interest to linguistics. Target articles typically have the character of an “opinion piece”, and are intended to generate discussion. The deadline for submission of responses is January 15, 2021.

ACLC

ACLC Seminar | Roland Pfau & Annemieke van Kampen (UvA/Kentalis) – Online

Roland Pfau and Annemieke van Kampen are the guest speakers at this *online* ACLC seminar on Friday 9 October 2020 from 16:15 till 17:30.

Write it up!

Teaching popular science to master’s students in Clinical linguistics – By Adrià Rofes

Save-the-date | Grote Taaldag 2021 | Dutch Annual Linguistics Day 2021

The Grote Taaldag / Dutch Annual Linguistics Day 2021 will take place on Friday January 29!

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