Convegno Global Approaches to Multilingualism and Standardisation

Da lunedì 16 aprile 2018 a mercoledì 18 aprile 2018

University of Cambridge

Murray Edwards College


Convegno internazionale

Global Approaches to Multilingualism and Standardisation


Cambridge, 16-18 aprile 2018


Al convegno parteciperà, tra gli altri, la presidente onoraria dell'Accademia, Nicoletta Maraschio. Il programma completo delle giornate è disponibile nelle sezioni "Agenda" e "Correlati e info".



Monday 16 April

13:15 - 13:30 Wendy Ayres-Bennett, Saluti introduttivi


Revisiting models and theories of language standardisation
Chair: Wendy Ayres-Bennett
13:30 - 14:00 Gijsbert Rutten & Rik Vosters
Language standardization ‘from above’
14:00 - 14:30 Stephan Elspaß
Language standardization in a view ‘from below’
14:30 - 15:00 Raymond Hickey
Transnational standards of language
15:00 - 15:30 Patrick Heinrich
Language standardization in the Chinese character cultural sphere: China, Japan, Korea and Vietnam

Education and norms
Chair: Nicola McLelland
16:00 - 16:30 Alexandra Jaffe
Polynomic standards: the enactment of legitimate variation
16:30 - 17:00 Antony Kunnan & Nick Saville
Setting standards for language learning and assessment in educational contexts: a multilingual perspective
17:00 - 17:30 Josep Nadal & Francesc Feliu
Language norms, between united representation of reality and appreciation of internal diversity
17:30 - 18:00 Moira Saltzman
South Korean language policy and the erasure of Jejueo


Tuesday 17 April

Authority and legitimacy (I)
Chair: Eleonora Serra
09:30 - 10:00 Nicola McLelland
Language standardization ideologies and practices in grammars and dictionaries
10:00 - 10:30 Nicoletta Maraschio
The role of literature in standardization
10:30 - 11:00 Helena Özörencik
Acceptance, metalinguistic discourse and standard language ideology: the case of Standard Bosnian


Authority and legitimacy (II)
Chair: Joan Costa
11:30 - 12:00 Douglas Kibbee
Language policy and planning in the context of standard languages
12:00 - 12:30 Darren Paffey
State-appointed institutions
12:30 - 13:00 Michael Hornsby & Noel Ó Murchadha
Standardization, new speakers and the acceptance of (new) standards

Endangerment and revitalisation in multilingual and multicultural contexts (I)
Chair: Wim Vandenbussche
14:00 - 14:30 Sergio Romero
When language ideologies and language boundaries mismatch: standardization in multilingual situations
14:30 - 15:00 Friederike Lüpke
Developed to kill: how standard language culture threatens the diversity it purports to protect
15:00 - 15:30 Avelino Corral Esteban
The latent identity of an ancestral ethnic group in Asturias

Endangerment and revitalisation in multilingual and multicultural contexts (II)
Chair: Olivia Walsh
16:00 - 16:30 Lynn Drapeau
Standardization and endangerment of a fourth world language
16:30 - 17:00 Noel Ó Murchadha
Renegotiating language standards and standard language in minority contexts
17:00 - 17:30 Liliane Hodieb
Which language policy for Cameroon?


Wednesday 18 April

Borderlands and boundaries
Chair: John Bellamy
09:00 - 09:30 Minglang Zhou
Standardization of minority languages: nation-State building and globalization
09:30- 10:00 Bettina Migge
Creoles and variation
10:00 - 10:30 Serhii Vakulenko
Standardization across state boundaries: Modern Ukrainian as a paradigmatic case

Beyond traditional standardisation
Chair: Laura Wright
11:00 - 11:30 Ronice Müller de Quadros & Christian Rathmann
Sign language standardization
11:30 - 12:00 Tore Kristiansen
12:00 - 12:30 Catherine Miller & Jacopo Falchetta
Standardization and new urban vernacular varieties