Month: August 2012

Small World indeed

Here I am today, listening to the extremely enlightening presentation of Nancy Hornberger, after two really incredibly dense days. Never at a conference have I experienced this feeling of truly belonging, of being a member of one academic family. Most of my previous and extremely numerous conference experiences have meant […]

Back to Berlin

Almost exactly one year after my visit last year with my colleagues from ECG Piaget, sociolinguistics brings me back to this city. This time, I rented a flat for my friends and colleagues in order to get to feel the city. I arrived in the dead of heat at 5:00 […]