On 19 December 2014, Marijke van der Wal, professor in the History of Dutch, will deliver her farewell lecture. Prior to the lecture, the Leiden University Centre for Linguistics and the department of Dutch Language and Culture will organize a farewell symposium.
In this overview, you will find all LUCL-related events that take place in the coming months. This section will be updated regularly.
How does language work and how do we learn a language? The more we know about language, the better we can understand how people interpret the world in words. Roberta D'Alessandro carries out research on the architecture of language. There is now a dossier about her work online.
Leiden University has a long tradition in research in the world’s languages and boasts unique linguistic expertise in all corners of the earth. Coupled with current theoretical insights and modern experimental methods our university considers this research as one of its 11 research profile areas.