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Welcome to the Language Research Centre!

The Language Research Centre (LRC) is an interdisciplinary hub of language, teaching and research. The LRC features several research groups, speaker series and other engaging academic events, and provides classrooms, meeting and study space for students.

Upcoming Events

Speaker Series 2017-18

Lectures are held on Fridays from 3:00 until 4:00 p.m. in the Language Research Centre (CHD 420), unless otherwise specified.

We look forward to another great year of talks! 


Friday, September 29, 2017                                                                      


CHD 420                                 

Rüdiger Singer (University of Minnesota): Private Eye Nick Knatterton; or, How the Germans Learned to Love the Speech Bubble

Tuesday, October 3, 2017                           

3:00 pm

CHD 419

Peter Siemund (University of Hamburg): From multilingualism to bilingualism: Singaporean students’ language repertoires and attitudes

Friday, October 13, 2017

3:00 pm

CHD 420

Jim Wood (Yale University): TBA

Friday, October 20, 2017

3:00 pm

CHD 420

Angeliki Athanasopoulou (University of Calgary): The acquisition of prosody above the word level