Distant and neglected voices

Posted on April 8, 2016 by



On 28th-29th June, the British Academy is hosting a two-day conference on Distant and Neglected Voices: Women in the History of Linguistics. From the blurb:

The role played by women in the history of linguistics has not yet received the scholarly attention it deserves, despite current interest in linguistic historiography and questions of language and gender. This conference will consider the contribution of women as linguists in different linguistic and cultural contexts, both European and non-European.

One of the sessions will be chaired by LEL emeritus professor Nigel Vincent. The poster is below, and you can find out more, and register, here.

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