A new research project is launched
Launching of the research project Roots of Europe - Language, Culture, and Migrations.
The homepage of the research project Roots of Europe - Language, Culture, and Migrations has now been finished and made available for the public at the URL http://rootsofeurope.ku.dk/ (Danish version).
Change of hours of Jenny Helena Larsson's block seminar
The scheduled hours of Jenny Helena Larsson's block seminar entitled Introduction to Lithanian/Baltic language and its history have been changed.
The deadline for registration of participation in the international conference The Sound of Indo-European - phonetics, phonemics, and morphophonemics is 1 December 2008.
Therefore, please remember to register soon by submitting a working title. You are reuqested to use the application form situated at the conference homepage.
Report from guest lecture and opening reception
On 5 September 2008, the opening of the centre was marked officially by a celebratory guest lecture by one of the centre's external members, Ph.D. George Hinge of the Institute of Language, Literature and Culture, University of Aarhus. The title of the lecture was: Sproghistorie og identitet: Lingvistiske glans- og trusselsbilleder.
Following the lecture, an opening reception was held. Speeches were given by the Rector of the University of Copenhagen, Ralf Hemmingsen and Jens Elmegård Rasmussen among others.