10 March 2014: Morana Lukač, Q&A session on research, blogging and social media at the Pre-University College (‘The Public Dimension of Science’), Leiden University
10 March 2014: Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade, “Prescriptivisme en Engels taalgebruik”, SVVT, Pulchri Studio, The Hague
10-12 April 2014: key note lecture by Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade at Norm(s) and Margin(s) in English(es), “The grammatical margins of class”, English Department, Aix-Marseille Université (France); papers by:
- Carmen Ebner Concepts of Correctness and Acceptability in British English: Exploring Attitudes of Lay People
- Viktorija Kostadinova: Correcting English: Josephine Turck Baker and the American Usage Guide Tradition
- Morana Lukač Shakespeare wrote ‘Between You and I”: Changing Perspectives on Authority and Language
26 and 27 June: symposium on usage guides and usage problems in Cambridge. More information to follow soon.