New LinguistMix!

Posted on November 6, 2013 by

The interdisciplinary language-related get-together LinguistMix is officially back for 2013-14! The first meeting is this Thursday (7th Nov, tomorrow) and will feature short talks by Maciej Baranowski and Georg Christ, as well as drinks, snacks and general mingling.

Maciej will be speaking about Variation and change in Manchester’s back vowels, while Georg Christ from the History department will be talking about Authority of the spoken word? Islamic and Christian attitudes towards written knowledge containers and mnemonic transmission of knowledge.

University Place 6.207, 5.30-7pm. You can find the Facebook event page here.