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[Commlist] International Summer School on Critical Cultural Studies, Linguistics and Cognitive Science - St. Petersburg, Russia

Wed Mar 20 12:36:59 GMT 2019

The 17th annual New York-St. Petersburg Institute of Linguistics, Cognition and Culture (NYI-2019) is an advanced interdisciplinary summer school focusing on critical culture/media studies, generative linguistics, and cognitive science. NYI is open to PhD students and young researchers from all relevant backgrounds and countries. All classes are taught in English. Dormitory space and visa support are available.

Participants create their own study program from seminars in the following fields:

- Cultural Studies (Critical Cultural Studies, Women’s & Gender Studies, Film & Media Studies,…) - Generative Linguistics (Syntax, Semantics, Phonology, Morphology, Computational)
- Cognitive Science (Language & Mind, Ambiguity, Consciousness)

*2019 Cultural Studies Seminars:*

Islam, Women's Rights and Feminism (Asma Barlas, Ithaca College)
Data, Capitalism and Reality (Ulises Mejias, SUNY Oswego)
The Sociology of Everyday Technologies ina Globalized World (Kristen Karlberg, SUNY Purchase) Images and Representations of Greatness in American and Russian history (Gary Marker, Stony Brook University) 12 Perspectives on Language (and everything else) (Eugene Hammond, Stony Brook University)
Caribbean Critical Theory (Nikolay Karkov, SUNY Cortland)
Photography and the Post-human Image (Yola Monakhov Stockton, SUNY Buffalo State)
The Politics of Development: (Bekeh Utietiang Ukelina, SUNY Cortland)
An Introduction into intersectional Women and Gender Studies (Katharina Wiedlack, Humboldt University, Berlin)

*2019 Linguistics and Cognitive Studies Seminars: *

Introduction to Syntax (Omer Preminger (UMD))
Patterns of sound structure – An introduction to phonological analysis (Russell Tanenbaum, Stony Brook University) Alternatives in semantics and pragmatics (Clemens Steiner-Mayr, Universität Göttingen) The Stucture of Words: introduction to Morphology (Ora Matushansky, CNRS, Paris) How Languages Move their Heads (Asia Pietraszko, University of Connecticut)Language Typology: Major Constituent Order (Asya Pereltsvaig, Santa Clara University)
Language and Comics (John E. Drury, Stony Brook University)
Introduction to Second Language Acquisition (SLA) (Tania Ionin (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)) 3 Puzzles in Syntax and Semantics (John F Bailyn, Stony Brook University, Clemens Steiner-Mayr, Universität Göttingen, Sergei Tatevosov, Moscow State University)

*For more information, visit: <> *

*Apply now:* _

Address all your questions to (nyistudents /at/ <mailto:(nyistudents /at/>

Early application deadline: April 15 ($ 30 discount off the participation fee) Application deadline for students needing visas: May 15. (if space remains) -
Deadline for students not needing visas: May 31 (if space remains)
US/Canada residents MUST apply through Stony Brook Study Abroad: click here:

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