Top End Linguistic Circle

3 November 1995 Meeting

9:15 am to 4:30 pm in the Health Conference Room, Health Building
Batchelor College (Batchelor Campus)

Program:

9:15:
Alexandra (Sasha) Aikhenvald (ANU)
Linguistic diffusion in the north-west Amazon area
10:00:
Ian Green (Batchelor College)
Gene vs. contagion: Methods for distinguishing genetics from diffusion in the history of Australian prefixing
10:30:
Break for tea or coffee
10:45:
Workshop
Issues in the writing and use of teaching grammars for Australian languages
12:45:
Break for lunch
1:45:
Zane Goebel
Communicative competence in Indonesian: Language choice in Semarang
2:15:
Daudai Brown (Batchelor College)
Loan words, new concepts and ideas in KKY
2:45:
Ian Alexander (Wadeye)
NT language centres committee meeting: A short report
3:15:
Break for tea or coffee
3:45:
Business meeting:
1) Handling of TELC funds
2) Paper for the Language Rights Conference
3) Other business

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