Events archive

Similarity of vowel-formant ensembles in phonetic contexts: a vowel-axis shift in perspective

Friday 9 June 2017

Join us for a guest lecture on systematic effects of phonetic context on vowel-format ensembles.

Workshop: La gestualità italiana

Wednesday 7 June 2017

Workshop interattivo sulla comunicazione non verbale e la sua importanza nella cultura italiana.

Tertulia de Lectura y Cine - May 2017

Thursday 25 May 2017

A monthly Spanish social event to talk about social, historical and political aspects of the Spanish speaking world through literature and film.

Un caso di conservazione del dialetto: il ferrarese

Wednesday 17 May 2017

Studio di uno dei dialetti italiani attraverso un progetto di conservazione linguistica.

Toward a parallel corpus of Old English prose. Preliminary questions and initial design.

Wednesday 17 May 2017

Departmental Colloquium (Summer Week 5) - Javier Martín Arista, Universidad de la Rioja

Using smartphones to collect big data on English dialects

Monday 15 May 2017

Departmental Colloquium (Summer Week 5) - Giorgos Spathas, Adrian Leemann, Lancaster University

Results in the decomposition of verbal predicates: evidence from additive operators

Wednesday 10 May 2017

Departmental Colloquium (Summer Week 4) - Giorgos Spathas, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

What you can do with a degree in language and linguistics?

Wednesday 3 May 2017

Join York alumni to learn what they have achieved since graduation.

Tertulia de Lectura y Cine - April 2017

Thursday 27 April 2017

A monthly Spanish social event to talk about social, historical and political aspects of the Spanish speaking world through literature and film.

The laryngeal articulator's influence on voice quality and vowel quality

Monday 24 April 2017

Departmental Colloquium (Summer Week 2) - Dr. John Esling, Professor Emeritus at the University of Victoria

La libertà di stampa in Italia

Wednesday 19 April 2017

Esiste la liberta di stampa in Italia oggi? Una riflessione sul ruolo del giornalista nella società italiana contemporanea.

Language Teaching Forum @ York

Tuesday 21 March 2017

What is the relationship between learning words and learning grammatical features?

The Dirty Power Connection from Drax to Violence in Colombia

Thursday 16 March 2017

Johana will discuss first hand accounts of how demand for coal is causing violent displacement of poor communities in Colombia. She has worked extensively with communities affected by mining -- many of whom have been forced to leave their villages after the activities of mining companies made the local environment uninhabitable. Her talk will include videos and photographs from the affected regions.

Mina: una diva della musica leggera italiana

Wednesday 15 March 2017

La figura di Mina: una delle cantanti più amate della musica leggera italiana, star nazionale e icona senza tempo.

A tin ear for accents? Human vs. machine in accent classification and authentication tasks

Wednesday 15 March 2017

Departmental Colloquium (Week 10) - Dom Watt, University of York

**CANCELLED** Departmental Colloquium - Week 8

Wednesday 1 March 2017

Departmental Colloquium (Week 8) - Elliott Lash

Tertulia de Lectura y Cine - February 2017

Thursday 23 February 2017

A monthly Spanish social event to talk about social, historical and political aspects of the Spanish speaking world through literature and film.

LGBTQ History Month - 'La otra familia'

Thursday 23 February 2017

The language team at University of York will celebrate LGBTQ History Month with a series of international films, in the original language with English subtitles

Lifetime effects as presuppositional scalar strengthening

Wednesday 22 February 2017

Departmental Colloquium (Week 7) - Yasutada Sudo (UCL)

LGBTQ History Month - 'Tintenfischalarm'

Monday 20 February 2017

The language team at University of York will celebrate LGBTQ History Month with a series of international films, in the original language with English subtitles

Morte a Venezia

Wednesday 15 February 2017

L’assassinio di Lorenzino de’ Medici tra storia e mistero: Il 26 febbraio 1548 Lorenzino veniva ucciso a colpi di pugnale a Venezia da due sicari. Chi lo aveva voluto morto e perché?

L1 grammatical change in a bi-dilectal community: the case of Cuban Spanish speakers in Miami

Wednesday 8 February 2017

Departmental Colloquium (Week 5) - Laura Dominguez (University of Southampton)

LGBTQ History Month - 'Tomboy'

Monday 6 February 2017

The language team at University of York will celebrate LGBTQ History Month with a series of international films, in the original language with English subtitles

Shilluk noun morphology and noun phrase morphosyntax

Wednesday 1 February 2017

Departmental Colloquium - Bert Remijsen (University of Edinburgh)

Tertulia de Lectura y Cine - January 2017

Thursday 26 January 2017

A monthly Spanish social event to talk about social, historical and political aspects of the Spanish speaking world through literature and film.

La migrazione via mare vista dall'Italia

Wednesday 25 January 2017

La crisi nel Mediterraneo e le modalità del soccorso in mare: le implicazioni internazionali con relativi effetti sul mondo marittimo.

Presuppositions and decomposition – a double-base in the semantics of iteratives?

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Departmental Colloquium - Remus Gergel (Department of Anglistik, Amerikanistik und anglophone Kulturen at Universität des Saarlandes)

Tertulia de Lectura y Cine - December 2016

Thursday 15 December 2016

A monthly Spanish social event to talk about social, historical and political aspects of the Spanish speaking world through literature and film.

A cross-categorial definite determiner in Ga (Kwa)

Wednesday 30 November 2016

Departmental Colloquium

Tertulia de Lectura y Cine - November 2016

Thursday 24 November 2016

A monthly Spanish social event to talk about social, historical and political aspects of the Spanish speaking world through literature and film.

Synchronic theory and semantic change: Matching relatives in Middle English

Wednesday 23 November 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Rob Truswell (University of Edinburgh)

Paolo Virzì e la sua amara commedia della vita

Wednesday 16 November 2016

La risata come l'unica arma di riscatto al dolore della vita: sofferenze e disgrazie quotidiane descritte in chiave ironica nelle commedie di Paolo Virzì.

The tasty smell side of language: A quantitative study of English sensory adjectives

Wednesday 16 November 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Bodo Winter (University of Birmingham)

Exploring conditions on the emergence of metamorphomes

Wednesday 9 November 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Louise Esher (CNRS/Toulouse)

Tertulia de Lectura y Cine - October 2016

Thursday 27 October 2016

A monthly Spanish social event to talk about social, historical and political aspects of the Spanish speaking world through literature and film.

L’immigrazione nel cinema italiano

Wednesday 26 October 2016

Il tema dell’immigrazione come è stato rappresentato nel cinema italiano.

Digital Nicknames of Arab Tribes

Wednesday 26 October 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Amin Al Muhanna (University of Kuwait)

CANCELLED: Departmental Colloquium

Wednesday 19 October 2016

Departmental Colloquium - George Tsoulas (Department of Language and Linguistic Science, University of York)

Researching, Learning and Training Late Second Language Speech

Wednesday 5 October 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Kazuya Saito (Birkbeck University of London)

Innovative Language Teaching and Learning at University series (InnoConf16): ​Enhancing Employability

Friday 17 June 2016

The Department of Language and Linguistic Science and Languages for All will be hosting the 6th annual conference in the Innovative Language Teaching and Learning at University series at the University of York on 17th June

WRDTC Workshop for Linguists

Tuesday 14 June 2016

Is linguistics an empirical science?

Translation effects in Old English: A problem for models of syntactic change?

Wednesday 8 June 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Ann Taylor (Department of Language and Linguistic Science, University of York)

Changing the debate? Gender and language-use in the 2015 General Election campaign

Wednesday 1 June 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Deborah Cameron (University of Oxford)

Fuzzy contrasts in sound change

Wednesday 11 May 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Patrycja Strycharczuk (Queen Margaret University)

Computer tools for Computational Morphology

Wednesday 4 May 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Raphael Finkel (University of Kentucky)

How grammatical aspect influences situation model construction: evidence from expression, categorisation and event boundary marking of Chinese-English bilinguals

Wednesday 27 April 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Norbert Vanek (Department of Education, University of York)

Exploring the boundary of morphology and syntax in Japanese

Wednesday 20 April 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Peter Sells (Department of Language and Linguistic Science, University of York)

A role for onomatopoeia in early language development? Perspectives from production, perception and interaction

Wednesday 13 April 2016

Departmental Colloquium - Catherine Laing (Department of Language and Linguistic Science, University of York)

Language Teaching Forum @ York

Tuesday 15 March 2016

Language learning motivation research in action: practical applictaions in the foreign language classroom and beyond