School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

QMUL at Sociolinguistics Symposium 21 | 15-18th June | Murcia

QMUL is going to be well represent at the Sociolinguistics Symposium 21 to be held 15-18th June in Murcia, Spain.

30 June 2016

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QMUL is going to be well represent at the Sociolinguistics Symposium 21  to be held 15-18th June in Murcia, Spain.

 

Dr Jonathan Kasstan: Exploring attitude and prestige in the 'heritage language' context: a cross-linguistic perspective

Hui Zhao: Social meaning and salience: Young Beijingers' attitudes towards variation in Beijing Mandarin

Professor Devyani Sharma: Cognitive limits on style shifting in bilectal speech

Dr Erez Levon, Buchstaller, and Mearns: Toward an integrated model of sociolinguistic perception

 and Bekker: Perception in contact: Evaluation of new language practices among Afrikaans-English bilinguals in South Africa

 

For more details and the full programme see here.