22nd Biennial Conference on Balkan and South Slavic Linguistics, Literature, and Folklore

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The Oval at OSU main campus
April 7 - April 10, 2022
9:00AM - 6:00PM
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Add to Calendar 2022-04-07 09:00:00 2022-04-10 18:00:00 22nd Biennial Conference on Balkan and South Slavic Linguistics, Literature, and Folklore The 22nd Biennial Conference on Balkan and South Slavic Linguistics, Literature and Folklore will be held at The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH (USA) from Thursday April 7 to Sunday April 10, 2022. There will be two keynote speakers: Victor Friedman (University of Chicago) Andrey Sobolev (Marburg University), delivering the 2022 Kenneth E. Naylor Memorial Lecture Our current plan is to hold the conference as an in-person event, though we recognize that there are possible problems, even in these days of greater openness, associated with an in-person event, especially issues for everyone with regard to access to travel funding and for those coming from abroad with regard to visas and potential travel restrictions. The Organizing Committee will periodically assess the situation and may ultimately opt for an all-virtual or a hybrid-style conference depending on local and global circumstances; most importantly, we will keep participants informed as to the modality to be employed for the conference. The conference is sponsored by the Center for Slavic and East European Studies at The Ohio State University and by the Kenneth E. Naylor Professorship of South Slavic Linguistics. Questions about the conference may be directed to the conference organizers, Brian Joseph and Andrea Sims, at balkanconference2022@gmail.com. The conference website can be accessed at https://u.osu.edu/bssc/.   TBA Department of Linguistics linguistics@osu.edu America/New_York public
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The 22nd Biennial Conference on Balkan and South Slavic Linguistics, Literature and Folklore will be held at The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH (USA) from Thursday April 7 to Sunday April 10, 2022.

There will be two keynote speakers:

Victor Friedman (University of Chicago)

Andrey Sobolev (Marburg University), delivering the 2022 Kenneth E. Naylor Memorial Lecture

Our current plan is to hold the conference as an in-person event, though we recognize that there are possible problems, even in these days of greater openness, associated with an in-person event, especially issues for everyone with regard to access to travel funding and for those coming from abroad with regard to visas and potential travel restrictions. The Organizing Committee will periodically assess the situation and may ultimately opt for an all-virtual or a hybrid-style conference depending on local and global circumstances; most importantly, we will keep participants informed as to the modality to be employed for the conference.

The conference is sponsored by the Center for Slavic and East European Studies at The Ohio State University and by the Kenneth E. Naylor Professorship of South Slavic Linguistics.

Questions about the conference may be directed to the conference organizers, Brian Joseph and Andrea Sims, at balkanconference2022@gmail.com.

The conference website can be accessed at https://u.osu.edu/bssc/.

 

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