The University of Lausanne welcomes ‘r-atics7 on 18-19 November 2021 ! 🇨🇭🗣️

The Section des Sciences du Langage et de l’Information of the Université de Lausanne organizes the 7th edition of the workshop ’R-atics. The colloquium will be held in Lausanne on the 18th and 19th of November 2021. ‘R-atics gathers an international network of researchers working on different issues concerning /r/ sounds and has been previously organized in Paris (France), Nijmegen (The Netherlands), Bruxelles (Belgium), Bozen (Italy), Grenoble (France) and Leeuwarden (Nethrelands). This is an international mid-size specificconference that enhances mutual cooperation in a friendly environment on phonetic, phonological, sociolinguistic and diachronic aspects of rhotics. The 2021 edition will include, in addition to the usual themes, a workshop on data collection and analysis of air flow and air pressure measures.

🗓️ Abstracts deadline : 9 May 12 May 2021 (abstracts can be send at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=ratics7 – 500 words plus references, 11, Times News Roman – please take care to anonymize your communication )

Invited Speakers:

  • Patrycja Strycharczuk, University of Manchester
  • Jane Stuart-Smith, University of Glasgow
  • Hans van de Velde, Fryske Academy
  • Roeland van Hout, Radboud University

Organizing committee:

  • Marie-Hélène Côté : SLI, Université de Lausanne
  • Mélanie Lancien : SLI, Université de Lausanne