DYLAN

“Language Dynamics and Management of Diversity"

International Conference: Mediating Multilingualism: Meanings and Modalities, University of Jyväskylä, Finland, June 2-5, 2008

The conference Mediating Multilingualism, organized at the University of Jyväskylä as the 26th Summer School of Applied Language Studies, approaches mediation and multilingualism from the double perspectiveof the meaings and the modalities. In its focus are the different ways and means for mediating multilingualism, as well as multilingualism as a mediational system.

The High Level Group on Multilingualism presents its final report

The high-level group of experts, presented its final report on multilingualism in the European Union on 26 September. Read more.

Présentation de DYLAN au CILPR

Le projet DYLAN sera présenté par le Prof. Georges Lüdi au Congrès International de Linguistique et Philologie Romane, qui se tiendra à Innsbruck du 2 au 8 septembre. Résumé de la présentation.

Recent books in DAPSC series

Discourse Approaches to Politics, Society and Culture includes studies that investigate political, social and cultural processes from a linguistic/discourse-analytic point of view. Th e series includes monographs and edited volumes which combine language-based approaches with disciplines concerned with human interaction — disciplines such as political science, international relations, social psychology, social anthropology, sociology, economics, and race and gender studies. For further information please download the list of publications.

Third International Conference on “Bi- and Multilingual Universities”

The trilingual Free University of Bozen-Bolzano will host the third International Conference on “Bi- and Multilingual Universities” on 20-22 September 2007, with the goal of bringing together scholars, instructors, university leaders and administrative personnel working in bi- and multilingual universities, so as to provide them with a terrain for scientific and didactic discussion, comparison of practices, approaches and results and networking opportunities.

Second conference of the consortium

The second conference of the consortium is scheduled for 21 and 22 May 2007 in Basel.

Official launch of the DYLAN web site

The first version of the DYLAN web site was released to the public today. The web site will be the best place to stay up to date with the latest news from the project

DYLAN makes the news

The Swiss Newspaper Le Temps published an article about the DYLAN project the day after the kick-off meeting was held. The PDf file can be found here (login required) or here (no login)

Kick-off meeting of the DYLAN project

The Kick-off meeting of the DYLAN project was held in Lausanne on 30 and 31 October
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