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Events

Below is a list of the all significant events held by the School of Welsh. Unless noted otherwise, all events are held in the Humanities Building, Colum Road, Cardiff (usually in Room 1.69 or Room 0.31). But please note that the list also includes details of lectures and seminars given by School of Welsh staff at other institutions. All speakers noted below are members of the School of Welsh unless otherwise noted.

June 2014

25 June 2014: In Pécs, Hungary

Professor E. Wyn James
‘Code-Switching in Popular Welsh Poetry’
Paper at the 44th International Ballad Conference,
Department of English Literatures and Cultures, Institute of English Studies,
University of Pécs, Hungary

 

July 2014

1 July 2014: In Cardiff

Professor Colin H. Williams
‘Promoting  and Safeguarding Language’
Plenary Opening  Address, The National Welsh College International Conference
Milennium Centre, Cardiff

 

August 2014

5 August 2014: In Llanelli

Professor E. Wyn James
‘Revolutionary Times in Bala: Thomas Charles, Ann Griffiths and Mary Jones’ [in Welsh]
Lecture in ‘Trafod Caerdydd’ (Discuss Cardiff), one of Cardiff University’s tents at the Carmarthenshire National Eisteddfod, 2.00pm

7 August 2014: In Llanelli

Professors E. Wyn James and Bill Jones
‘Llanelli Tinplate, American “Thieves” and the “Mugwump” from Tregaron’ [in Welsh]
Annual Eisteddfod Lecture of the Cardiff Centre for Welsh American Studies,
Societies Tent 2, Carmarthenshire National Eisteddfod, 10.30am

 

 

September 2014

18 September 2014: In Slovenia

Professor Colin H. Williams
‘Plurilingulism and Interculturalism’Keynote Opening  Address to the  EDUKA/INTEREG Conference, The University of  Primorska, Koper, Slovenia.

 

October 2014

24 October2014: In Austria

Professor Colin H. Williams
‘Language Strategies, Institutional Competence and the Limits of Regulatory Provisions’, The WU Seminar (Vienna University of Economics and Business),  Vienna,  Austria.