English in Contact

28–29 March 2019 | Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

Welcome

Kyushu University, Faculty of Languages and Cultures, will host a two-day symposium on current research into language contact and the development of varieties of English.


Keynote speakers

Eric Anchimbe (University of Bayreuth)

Ariane Macalinga Borlongan (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies)

Philip Durkin (Oxford English Dictionary/University of Oxford)

Stephanie Hackert (University of Munich)

Kazuko Matsumoto (University of Tokyo)

Edgar Schneider (University of Regensburg)

Sali A. Tagliamonte (University of Toronto)


Venue

Nishijin Plaza, Fukuoka City, Japan


Contact

Stephen Laker (laker@flc.kyushu-u.ac.jp)


Sponsor

Kyushu University, RINK Progress 100


Other Supporters

John Benjamins Publishers