Field linguistics workshop: Technical workshop: Two-day lecture and workshop on "linguistic fieldwork and language documentation"

Wednesday, 15th March, Tuesday, 14th March 2017

This workshop aims to share the information and knowledge useful for linguistic fieldwork and documentation of endangered or minority languages. Dr. Sonja Riesberg has been working on endangered languages in Papua Province, Indonesia and taught about field linguistics and language documentation in Indonesia and Japan. The workshop will accept the participants who are working on or have a plan to work on endangered/ minority languages.

Date/Time 14 March 2017 (Tue.) 10:30 ‐ 16:00
15 March 2017 (Wed.) 10:30 ‐ 16:00
Venue Room 304, ILCAA, TUFS
(Asahicho 3-11-1, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo, 183-8534)
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Main topics - How to use the data annotation software ELAN (lecture and practice)
- Method of linguistic fieldwork: how to elicit linguistic data from speakers (lecture)
Lecturer Dr. Sonja Riesberg (Australian National University, University of Cologne, ILCAA Joint Researcher)
Program 14 March
10:30-12:00 Lecture: annotation software ELAN: outline of its function and use
13:00-16:00 Practice: ELAN
15 March
10:30-12:00 Method of linguistic fieldwork: how to elicit linguistic data from speakers
13:00-16:00 Personal clinic

Lectures may be taken individually. Please bring your own laptop for the practice session.
Pre-registration Pre-registration is required. Please see here .
[Deadline for applications]: 11:59 AM (JST),09 March 2017 (Thu.)
Languages English
Admission Free
Organized by JSPS Program for Advancing Strategic International Networks to Accelerate the Circulation of Talented Researchers, "A collaborative network for usage-based research on lesser-studied languages"
Supported by Linguistic Dynamics Science 3 (LingDy3) , ILCAA, TUFS