The entrance to the Department of History’s office in Sidney Smith Hall
 

From Quaint to Cool: 150 Years of Language Change in Toronto

Start Date and Time:

Friday, March 3, 2017, 11:00AM

End Date and Time:

Friday, March 3, 2017, 4:00PM

11-12pm: Canadian Language Museum Exhibit, Canadian English, Eh?
12-2pm: Foundations of Toronto English
              Professors J.K. Chambers, Sali A. Tagliamonte, University of Toronto
              The New Frontier: 800 years of ‘like’
              Professor Alexandra D’Arcy, University of Victoria
2-2:30pm: Coffee
2-4:00pm: Graduate Student Roundtable on Funky Features
                 Bridget Jankowski, Katharina Pabst, Emily Blamire, Lex Konnelly
3:30-4pm: Discussion

For further information: lingdept@chass.utoronto.ca, #LgCan150

Sponsor(s)

  • Department of Linguistics and Canada’s Sesquicentennial Initiatives Fund
  • University of Toronto

Location:

1st Floor Conference Room, Jackman Humanities Institute, 170 St. George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C5 view full map

Categories:

Lectures

Audiences:

Faculty, Alumni and Friends, Community, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students

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