A conference took place in New Orleans last month exploring the links between music and endangered languages. Here is a paper presented at the conference that examines links between a revival in devotional music among young Muslims and language maintenance.
Author Archives: Andrey Rosowsky
Heavenly Acts II – London symposium – March 2016
Heavenly Acts II. The next symposium of our partner network ‘Heavenly Acts’, ‘Language, Performance and Identity in Faith Contexts’, takes place on Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 March 2016 at the University of Roehampton in London.
Hong Kong – Binding and Shifting panel
Photos and abstract from our successful panel at the Sociolinguistics of Globalisation conference in Hong Kong have now been uploaded to here.
Hong Kong panel
Some members of the SLR network are meeting in Hong Kong later this week to participate in a panel at the conference on Sociolinguistics and Globalisation at the University of Hong Kong.
The Music of Endangered Languages
This conference in New Orleans may be of interest.
International Symposium on performance and religion – September 2015
Details of the first event of ‘Heavenly Acts – aspects of performance through an interdisciplinary lens’ can be found here.
An obituary for Joshua A Fishman
An obituary for Joshua A Fishman has been written by Bernard Spolsky and appears here.
We now have our own URL – http://www.sociologyoflanguageandreligion.com
Please link to this through your webpages, social media etc.
Just completed an overdue update of the website including details of last summer’s events in Jyväskylä and Brisbane and forthcoming June 2015 event in Hong Kong.
Naat in Punjabi transcribed in Roman alphabet