Talks

2021

(with M. Rocker, forthcoming). ‘Der hund war am nei gucke gwest’: Towards a variationist analysis of progressive aspect in Pennsylvania Dutch and Cité Duits, New Ways of Analyzing Variation 49 (NWAV), Austin, Texas, 19. – 24 October.

2020

Progressive aspect in a Dutch-German-Limburgish contact variety, SLE 2020 (Societas Linguistica Europaea), Online Conference, 26. August – 1. September 2020.

Analyzing mixed-language data: A methodological perspective on variation, International Conference on Methods in Dialectology (Methods XVII), Mainz, 3.-7. August 2020 [postponed due to COVID 19 pandemic].

(with L. Cornips). Meertaligheid in de mijnen. Meertaligheid op laaggeschoolde werkplekken in grensregio’s. 12 March 2020. CBS, Heerlen [canceled due to COVID 19 pandemic].

2019

Progressive aspect in Cité Duits, German(ic) in Language Contact: Grammatical and sociolinguistic dynamics, Freie Universität Berlin, 5. July 2019.

The use of personal pronouns in Cité Duits, a moribund Dutch-German-Limburgian contact variety, iClave, Leeuwarden, 27. June 2019.

The pronominal paradigm in Cité Duits: Systematic patterns and variation, TIN-dag 2019 (Taalkunde in Nederland-dag), Utrecht, 2. February 2019.

2018

The pronominal paradigm in Cité Duits: Systematic patterns and variation, Meertens Instituut Amsterdam/KNAW, 19. November 2018.

Exploring the limits of variability: The pronominal system in two language contact settings, Short-term fellow talk, Universität Potsdam, 26. October 2018.

2017

A mixed variety? Grammatical features and sociolinguistic aspects of Cité Duits in Belgian-Limburg, Symposium on Mixed Languages, Bremen, 28.-29. September 2017.

Emergence and social meaning of an in-group variety in a multilingual coalmining community, Multilingualism as Migration, Luxemburg, 1.-2. July 2017.

Language contact in a Belgian mining neighborhood: Morphosyntactic features of Cité Duits, 24th LIPP-Symposium Language in Contact: Yesterday-Today-Tomorrow, Munich, 21.-23. June, 2017.

A mixed variety? Grammatical features and sociolinguistic aspects of Cité Duits in Belgian-Limburg, Contact-Driven Multilingual Practices, Helsinki, 1.-2. June 2017.

Grammatical features of a moribund coalminers variety, poster presentation, Sociolinguistics Circle 2017, Tilburg, 31. March 2017.

Socio-historical development and grammatical features of a miners variety, TIN-dag 2017 (Taalkunde in Nederland-dag), Utrecht, 4. February 2017.

2016

Language practices and attitudes in a cité, Sociolinguistics Symposium 21, Murcia, 15.-18. June 2016.

(with L. Cornips und P. Auer). (Socio)linguistic aspects of Cité Duits in Eisden (Limburg-Belgium), Spoken Language in the Mines: Euregion and beyond, Symposium, Maastricht, 25.-26. April 2016.

2015

The postfield in Cité Duits: Syntactic variation in in-group speech, Anéla (Nederlandse Vereniging voor Toegepaste Taalwetenschap) Applied Linguistics Conference 2015, Egmond aan Zee, 22.-23. May 2015.

Speaking Cité Duits in a Limburgian coalminers neighborhood: The use of the postfield, Anéla Junior Conference, Nijmegen, 6. March 2015.

Syntactic variation among speakers of a multilingual coal miners neighbourhood in Limburg (B), TIN-dag 2015, Utrecht, 7. February 2015.

Organized Conferences

Sociolinguistics Circle 2018, Maastricht, 6. April 2018.