Leibniz-Zentrum Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft Leibniz-Gemeinschaft

Small Languages - Big Questions: What Does Linguistic Field Research Examine?


BBAW, Academy building at Gendarmenmarkt, Einstein Hall,
Jägerstraße 22/23, 10117 Berlin, Germany
September 6th, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Accompanying the exhibition "What foreign languages do differently" (Was fremde Sprachen anders machen) at the Museum of Communication on September 6th, four lecturers will present projects from linguistic field research. Among others, Manfred Krifka and Frank Seifart from ZAS will talk about storytelling in the Daakie language and about the drum language of Bora Manguaré.