As well as all the exciting activities we have around the room at the Dublin Language Garden, we will also be running a busy programme of talks around a variety of topics in the study of language, from the reasons why we study linguistics, to the experience of learning English as a second language.
Dr. John Bosco Conama
This year, Culture Night comes at the end of Irish Sign Language Awareness Week. To highlight this, our plenary presentation this year is from Dr. John Bosco Conama, a leading academic in Irish Sign Language.
Keeping it short and sweet, our lightning talk presenters have 5 minutes to tell you about their research
Dr. Francesca La Morgia
“Why should we raise bilingual children?”
“Death, Taxes and Language Change”
Dr. Adrien Tien
“I Speak Who I Am”
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