Seminars and Workshops in Semester 1, 2019/20
REGULAR DEPARTMENT EVENTS
Department seminars are usually scheduled each Wednesday during term time in the Reading Room (Blk AS5-05-09) unless otherwise stated. Speakers are staff members and guests to the Department. All are welcome.
|Thur, 22 Aug 4pm – 5.30pm
||Suppletion in Children’s Novel Comparatives and Superlatives
By Lyn Tieu, Western Sydney University
|Thur, 5 Sep 4pm – 5.30pm
||The Critical Lateral Move in the Making of Meaning and Mind
By Jonathan J. Webster, City University of Hong Kong
|Thur, 12 Sep 4pm – 5.30pm
||Toward a Feminist Poetics of the Commons
By Yanbing Er, National University of Singapore
|Wed, 18 Sep 4pm – 5.30pm
||“Who Owns the Victorians?: Possession and the Questions of Cultural Property
By Waiyee Loh, University of Warwick
|Wed, 2 Oct 4pm – 5.30pm
||Biography: Life after Death
By Ira Nadel, University of British Columbia
|Wed, 16 Oct 4pm – 5.30pm
||Speaking Truth to Power: Forms of Biblical Authority in Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale
By Walter Lim, National University of Singapore
Sociolinguistics Reading Group
The Sociolinguistics Reading Group is open to anyone who is interested in sociolinguistics.
The group meets for around one hour every Thursday afternoon at 1pm during term time in the Reading Room (Blk AS5-05-09) unless otherwise stated. The reading group will discuss current research articles from sociolinguistic journals (Language in Society, Journal of Sociolinguistics, etc).
For more information, please email Christian Go at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ENDDOC Reading Group
The ENDDOC (on Endangered Languages & Language Documentation) Reading Group usually meets alternate Mondays during term time at Meeting Room 6, PC Commons, Education Resource Center (ERC) Level 2 University Town (above Starbucks) unless otherwise stated. All are welcome. Details: Enddoc general.