21.4551, Confs: Gaelic, Scottish, Scots, Historical Ling, Socioling/UK

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Subject: 21.4551, Confs: Gaelic, Scottish, Scots, Historical Ling, Socioling/UK

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Date: 12-Nov-2010
From: Robert McColl Millar [r.millar at abdn.ac.uk]
Subject: Language Attrition; Dialect Attrition

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Date: Sun, 14 Nov 2010 16:49:20
From: Robert McColl Millar [r.millar at abdn.ac.uk]
Subject: Language Attrition; Dialect Attrition

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Language Attrition; Dialect Attrition 

Date: 04-Dec-2010 - 04-Dec-2010 
Location: Scotland, United Kingdom 
Contact: Robert McColl Millar 
Contact Email: r.millar at abdn.ac.uk 
Meeting URL: http://abdn.ac.uk/frlsu 

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics; Sociolinguistics 

Subject Language(s): English (eng)
                     Gaelic, Scottish (gla)
                     Scots (sco)

Meeting Description: 

Language Attrition, Dialect Attrition
A One-Day Symposium
A.K. Bell Library, Perth
1000-1700, 4 December 2010

Fee: £30; Students, Unwaged and OAP: £25
This fee will include a sandwich lunch.

The FRLSU December Symposia provide the opportunity for speakers to give more in-depth papers than other conferences in an intimate and sympathetic environment.

Contact Robert McColl Millar (r.millar at abdn.ac.uk) for further details 

Theoretical and Methodological Insights on Attrition 
David Britain (Bern)
Attrition in Shetland Dialect 
Mercedes Durham (Aberdeen) 

Lexical Attrition in East Central Scots
John Kirk (Belfast)

Lunch and Forum for Research on the Languages of Scotland and Ulster AGM

Attrition in the Dialects of the Scottish Fishing Communities 
Lisa Bonnici and Will Barras (Aberdeen)
The Place of Dialect in Scottish Gaelic Revival Efforts
Will Lamb (Edinburgh) 

For whom is Language Attrition an Issue? Perceived Attrition of Scots in a Small Central Belt Town: A Sociolinguistic Perspective.
James Costa (Lyon)

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