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The Multilingual Mind: Lecture series on multilingualism across disciplines

 

The lecture series ‘The Multilingual Mind’ will start again in November 2021 and will run until February 2022. The lectures will take place every Tuesday from 17.00 until 18.30 (CET/UTC+01). The lecture series is organised by the Department of Linguistics and Centre for Multilingualism at the University of Konstanz and the Multilingual Mind project. This semester the lectures will be hosted by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Jagiellonian University, University of Konstanz, University Milano-Bicocca, and University of Reading. As in the previous semesters, the speakers will present research findings on multilingualism across different disciplines, in line with the MultiMind project (linguistics, education, psychology, neuroscience, speech & language pathology). The lecture series is aimed at everyone interessted in Multilingualism.

To attend the lecture series, please click here to register and to receive an e-mail with the Zoom link.

The recordings of the talks will be made available here

Programme (You can download the programme here and the abstracts here.)

02.11.2021

Sergio Soares (University of Konstanz): Neurophysiological oscillatory correlates of heritage bilingualism

 

09.11.2021

Daniela S. Avila-Varela (Pompeu Fabra University): Cross-language phonological overlap in bilingual toddlers

 

16.11.2021

Desiré Carioti (University Milano Bicocca): A Reading-Free Tool for the screening of developmental dyslexia in monolingual and minority language children

 

23.11.2021

Elena Soare (University of Paris 8 & CNRS): The acquisition of the morphosyntax of Heritage Romanian in a dominant French setting

 

30.11.2021

Tess Fitzpatrick (Swansea University): Applied linguistics in minoritised language contexts: three case studies from Wales

 

14.12.2021

Juhayna Taha (University Milano Bicocca): What is wrong with rhythm in developmental dyslexia?

 

11.01.2022

Ana Belén García Gámez (University of Algarve): Gestures as scaffolding to learn vocabulary in a foreign language

 

18.01.2022

Narly Golestani (University of Geneva): Language processing in the healthy, multilingual and expert brain

 

25.01.2022

Konstantina Olioumtsevits (Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki): Properties of the L2 lexicon in refugee children: Evidence from a word association task in Greek

 

01.02.2022

Joe Barcroft (Washington University in St Louis): Patterned effects of acoustically varied input on vocabulary learning and speech processing

 

Registration

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Organisation

  • The Department of Linguistics (University of Konstanz)

  • Centre for Multilingualism (University of Konstanz)

  • The Multilingual Mind

    • Aristotle University of Thessaloniki: Department of Greek Linguistics, Me 2 Glosses

    • Jagiellonian University: Department of Psychology, Bilingualism Matters Kraków

    • University of Konstanz: Department of Linguistics, Centre for Multilingualism, Bilingualism Matters@Konstanz

    • University Milano-Bicocca: Department of Psychology, Bilinguismo contra@Milano-Bicocca

    • University of Reading: Centre for Literacy and Multilingualism, Bilingualism Matters@Reading