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Call for paper: Language Endangerment: Language Contact and Language Change

The Seventh Cambridge Conference on Language Endangerment

http://www.mml.cam.ac.uk/news/seventh-cambridge-conference-language-endangerment

Venue

Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DT

Organisers

Mari Jones (Department of French/ Peterhouse, University of Cambridge) mcj11@cam.ac.uk

Damien Mooney (Department of French, University of Bristol) damien.mooney@bristol.ac.uk

Call for Papers

Languages become endangered when their speakers are in contact with other speech varieties which are often considered to carry greater social prestige. These interactions commonly lead to some change in how one or more of the languages are spoken...