5-7 September: REELA

The fourth REELA conference (European Network for the Study of Andean Languages) will take place at Leiden University on 5-7 September, 2015.

35th American Indian Workshop

The American Indian Workshop (AIW) was founded in 1980 and has become the most important European scholarly platform for research concerned with topics related to the Indigenous Peoples of North America. In May 2014 the AIW’s 35th edition will be organized at the University of Leiden.

2 June: Workshop on Raddoppiamento Fonosintattico

On Monday 2 June, LUCL hosts a workshop on Raddoppiamento Fonosintattico. This workshop aims at discussing the syntactic, morphological and phonological conditions of occurrence of Raddoppiamento Fonosintattico. Different analyses for the phenomenon will be presented (phonological, historical, syntactic, morpho-phonological, etc) and different solutions will be discussed during a round table which will follow the presentations of different points of view by leading experts of this phenomenon. All invited!

2-3 November 2013: Arabic in Context

The year 2013 marks the 400th anniversary of Leiden’s chair in Arabic Language and Culture. To celebrate this memorable event, the Leiden Institute for Area Studies and the Leiden University Centre for Linguistics will convene a conference that will bring together Arabicists, Semiticists, historians, and epigraphists to discuss original research on the pre- and early history of Arabic. The conference will take place on 2 and 3 November.