Laboratory Activities

LMGD is in close cooperation with foreign and national universities and academic institutions, as well as with numerous local foundations engaged in the preservation of linguistic diversity. Correspondingly, LMGD organizes occasional events for the dissemination and disclosure of the results of its numerous research projects that are ended or in-progress.

2014
September
6th International Conference of Modern Greek Dialects and Linguistic Theory (MGDLT)
For more information, visit the conference website.

 

2013
March
Talk by Prof. Angela Ralli at Diakidios Scholi
Prof. A. Ralli gave a talk in Patras, at Diakidios Scholi, on the city of Kydonies (Aivali). 
September
Organisation of Workshop on Language contact in the context of the 11th International Conference of Greek Linguistics.

2012
September
Co-organisation of the 5th Conference of Modern Greek Dialects and Linguistic Theory at Ghent University, Belgium.
December
Talk by Prof. Angela Ralli at Tirnavos.
Prof. A. Ralli gave a talk at Tirnavos in the context of Tzartzania Conference 2012 on Modern Greek Dialects. 

2011
January
Presentation of the Asia Minor town Moschonisia (history, socio-cultural situation and language)
Prof. Angela Ralli presented the results of the research project on the historical, social, and linguistic situation of the Asia Minor town Moschonisia (Cunda), at the Conference room of Diakidios Scholi, in Patras. The same presentation took place in Athens (Estia Neas Smyrnis)

2010
October
1. Publication of a book written in the dialect of Zante
LMGD had the honour to publish the book by Leneta Strani entitled "Stu ampelione tsi furkades i o gamos paei amonte". The book has been written in the dialect of Zante, and its presentation took place at the Cultural Center of the Municipality of Zante.
2. Presentation on the dialect of Megara
Upon completion of the research program "From the dialect of Old Athenian to the dialect of Megara", a workshop was organized for the dissemination of results, at the Cultural Center of the Municipality of Megara.
June
Honorary Doctorate to Paul Kiparsky
The Linguistics division of the Department of Philology and LMGD had the honour to grant to Paul Kiparsky (Stanford University) an Honorary Doctorate.

2009
September
Thessaloniki International Fair
The LMGD activities, along with those of other five laboratories of the University of Patras, were presented at the Thessaloniki International Fair.

2008
November
Talk by Prof. Angela Ralli at Diakidios Scholi
Prof. A. Ralli gave a talk in Patras, at Diakidios Scholi, on the LMGD activities, namely, the collection of dialectal data and the importance of the preservation of the cultural heritage.
June
Presentation of the results of the M.A. Programme "Comparative Linguistics and Linguistic Variation" of the Linguistics Division of the Department of Philology.
Prof. Dimitra Theophanopoulou-Kontou (Univeristy of Athens) was the guest speaker.
Honorary Doctorate to Brian Joseph
The Linguistics division of the Department of Philology and LMGD had the honour to grant to Brian Joseph (The Ohio State University) an Honorary Doctorate.
March
Patras Business Research Forum
Presentation of the LMGD research activities at the hotel Astir, in Patras.

Laboratory of Modern Greek Dialects
University of Patras, University Campus
265 04 Rio Patras, GREECE
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