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In Focus

The Romance Linguistics Seminars

The seminars start again this Michaelmas Term, and they will take place in person. Come and join us at 5pm, Thursdays, weeks 2, 3, 4, 6, 7 and 9, in 47 Wellington Square. All welcome!


Dr Afra Pujol i Campeny  

19 October: ‘Verb position in early Catalan’ .  

Prof Martin Maiden  

26 October: ‘A prickly problem: the Romance words for “stinging nettle”’  

Dr Valentina Ferrari  

2 November: ‘The lexicon of medieval legal documents from southern Italy’  

Dr Anna Paradís and Dr Marc Olivier  

16 November: ‘Restructuring: one phenomenon, one size?’ 

Dr Olivia Cockburn, University College London  

23 November: ‘Contact-induced language change in the late Latin verbal system and propagation in Ibero-Romance.’  

Dr Chiara Cappellaro  

30 November: 'Morphomic structures in cognition: evidence from Italian'  


People and their research