Watch: online lecture on language and identity
Hoe does being confronted with other, or strange languages make you become aware of your own identity? Sjoerd-Jeroen Moenandar, one of our lecturers, explored this question yesterday in an online lecture for…May 26, 2020
15 May online Bachelor open day!
Join us for an online ‘open day’ session! On Friday 15 May, we will host two interactive webinar, which offer you another opportunity to hear all about the Minorities & Multilingualism programme,…April 30, 2020
Join the summit for young speakers of minority languages HIGA2020
An exciting event for minority speakers from around the world is coming up this year: HIGA2020!. From 6-9 September 2020, around 80 young speakers of minority languages from around the world gather…February 21, 2020
Carles Puigdemont in Groningen
Catalan politican Carles Puigdemont is visiting Groningen on Wednesday 13 February for a College Tour. Puigdemont was invited by our lecturer Eva Daussà on behalf of our department Minorities & Multilingualism. During his…February 13, 2019
Congratulations to our MA graduates!
We are so proud of our master students who received their diploma on 29 August 2018! To celebrate this happy occasion, family and friends gathered at the graduation ceremony in the Provincial…September 10, 2018
Minorities & Multilingualism at the 1ste Conference on Frisian Humanities
On 23 to 26 April 2018 the Fryske Akademy organised the first Conference on Frisian Humanities in the Municipal Theatre De Harmonie in Leeuwarden. This four-day conference brought together scholars from different disciplines to Ljouwert/Leeuwarden, the…May 21, 2018
Gronings is alive and kicking!
Our mysterious-looking Professor Goffe Jensma talks about Gronings and the project Wordwaark, a new language database. Gronings is alive! That the Groninger language is alive and kicking, was demonstrated at The Dag…April 5, 2018
Lecture: Exploring Language in the Amazon
What happens when you’re a linguist that steps out of a motorboat into an indigenous village in the Amazon? In this lecture, linguist Bernat Bardagil-Mas will talk about his time among the…March 19, 2018
Catalonia: nearby, but far away
Catalonia: nearby, but far away The event ‘Catalonia Nearby’ was a great success! In an attempt to provide more information about the Catalan situation, the referendum and the events leading up to…November 29, 2017
27th November 2017: Catalonia Nearby
27th November 2017: Catalonia Nearby An evening for speakers and discussions on the Catalan situation, in comparison to Fryslân Many Frisians feel solidarity for the Catalans. The emotions related to speaking a…November 23, 2017