Upcoming Events

Social
Film Night
Wednesday, March 10th, 2021
05:00 PM
Online - LingSoc MS Teams

Come unwind with us. We'll be watching the classic, vaguely-linguistics related Atlantis: The Lost Empire!


How to join:

The talk will take place on Microsoft Teams (“LingSoc 2020/21”). You will already have access to the team if you have purchased free membership to the Society for this semester through the EUSA website. If you are not a member but are interested in joining, drop us an email (eulingsoc@gmail.com) so we can send you a link.

Talk
Forensic Speech Science
Richard Rhodes, senior forensic consultant at J P French Associates
Wednesday, March 17th, 2021
05:00 PM
Online - LingSoc MS Team
How to join:
The talk will take place on Microsoft Teams (“LingSoc 2020/21”). You will already have access to the team if you have purchased free membership to the Society for this semester through the EUSA website. If you are not a member but are interested in joining, drop us an email (eulingsoc@gmail.com) so we can send you a link.
Abstract: TBA
Social
Conlanging Session
Wednesday, March 24th, 2021
05:00 PM
Online - LingSoc MS Teams
Other
PhD Panel
Thursday, March 25th, 2021
05:00 PM
Online - LingSoc MS Team

Have you thought about doing a PhD in Linguistics at the University of Edinburgh? LingSoc is organizing a panel with four current PhDs. Each panellist will have ten minutes to address some points of general concerns, and then there will be a 20-minute Q&A with the audience towards the end.

Talk
Cloaks and Candyfloss: Truth and Falsity in the Metaphor Map of English
Wendy Anderson, University of Glasgow
Wednesday, March 31st, 2021
05:00 PM
Online - LingSoc MS Team
For our last talk of the semester, Wendy Anderson, Professor of Linguistics at the University of Glasgow, will talk to us about the Metaphor Map of English.


How to join:
The talk will take place on Microsoft Teams (“LingSoc 2020/21”). You will already have access to the team if you have purchased free membership to the Society for this semester through the EUSA website. If you are not a member but are interested in joining, drop us an email (eulingsoc@gmail.com) so we can send you a link.

Abstract: TBA