Forum Publications




Conferences and Events

2010 Annual One-Day Conference
This year's conference theme is Language Attrition, Dialect Attrition. The Keynote Speaker is Professor David Britain (University of Berne).
The conference takes place on Saturday 5th December 2009, between 1000 and 1700, in the A.K. Bell Library, Perth. The cost for the day is £30, including a sandwich lunch. Students, unwaged and OAPs are entitled to a discounted admission fee of £25.
The poster for the event may be downloaded here. Directions to the library are available here.

Past themes have included:

Dictionaries, Glossaries and the Languages of Scotland and Ulster

Language and Literature in the Time of Burns

One Language or Two?.

2012 International Triennial Conference

News about venue and dates for this conference will be available in the near future. The First Call for Papers will be issued in the course of 2011.

Previous venues for the triennial conference:

2009 Orkney College, Kirkwall, Orkney

2006 Ionad Chaluim Chille Ìle, Islay

2003 Crichton Campus, Dumfries

2000 Queen’s University, Belfast

1997 University of Aberdeen

1994 Sabhal Mór Ostaig

1991 University of Edinburgh

1988 University of Glasgow

1985 University of Aberdeen