An overview of our past activities

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Nov

29

Talk by Dr Ruth Kircher (Mercator/ Fryske Akademy) - 'New speakers' attitudes towards West Frisian: Implications for language planning' (closed session)

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Nov

22

We are delighted to announce that this year's Mercator Multilingualism Lecture will be given by Prof Jean-Marc Dewaele (Birkbeck, University of London).

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Nov

16

Mercator researcher Ruth Kircher will talk (online) about 'Language attitudes and ideologies amongst new speakers of West Frisian' (closed session).

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Oct

20

The team behind the Global Citizenship and Multilingual Competences project gathers at the University of Newcastle for a meeting.

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Oct

17

Mercator researcher Cor van der Meer gives a guest lecture about sociolinguistics and minority languages for the Master students Multilingualism (not open to public).

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Oct

13

The Afûk/ Mercator WikiWomen team runs 4 workshops for students from Comenius Mariënburg on digi-sources and the gender gap on Wikipedia (not open to public).

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Oct

12

Dr Jelske Dijkstra and Ydwine Scarse (Fryske Akademy/ Mercator) deliver a lecture on Frisian at the alumni evening of the University of Groningen.

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Oct

03

Mercator researcher Ruth Kircher gives a guest lecture as part of the university's course 'Multilingualism: The Case of Frisian' (not open to public).

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Sep

30

Jelske Dijkstra (Fryske Akademy): 'Speakaboo: sustainable and inclusive speech therapy screening of speech development in multilingual children (3-6 years)'

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Sep

26

Our (former) researcher Helga Kuipers-Zandberg wil present her report 'Accessibility for regional or minority languages to EU programmes' on behalf of Mercator/ Fryske Akademy.

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