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


BBAW, Academy building at Gendarmenmarkt, Einstein Hall,
Jägerstraße 22/23, 10117 Berlin, Germany
6. September 2018, 18:00 o'clock - 20:00 o'clock
Accompanying the exhibition "What foreign languages make different" (Was fremde Sprachen anders machen) at the Museum für Kommunikation on 6 September, four lectures 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.