We are pleased to announce the keynote lectures of the 42nd Annual Conference of the German Linguistic Society (DGfS):
Keynote 1: Contact linguistics and the evolution of the language faculty
Yaron Matras (University of Manchester)
Wednesday, 04.03.2020, 09:30 - 10:30, Audimax
Keynote 2: The multimodal basis of human language
Carol Padden (University of California, San Diego)
Wednesday, 04.03.2020, 11:30 - 12:30, Audimax
Keynote 3: Language variation and change: A communicative perspective
Elke Teich (Saarland University)
Friday, 06.03.2020, 09:00 - 10:00, Audimax
Keynote 4: Bilingual acquisition - diversity or divergence?
Jürgen Meisel (University of Calgary & Universität Hamburg)
Friday, 06.03.2020, 10:00 - 11:00, Audimax
Please find the complete conference program here.