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Results: 1 - 10 of 10
  • 25 Jun 2019
    NWO awards PhD position to Cindy van Boven

    Cindy van Boven has been awarded a PhD position in the highly competitive NWO PhDs in the Humanities programme, which she will carry out within ACLC. She will start her project in September 2019.

  • 4 Apr 2018
    The UvA and the Faculty of Humanities produce strong showing in latest International Student Barometer

    International students have ranked the University of Amsterdam (UvA) first in the Netherlands for being 'a good place to be'. With a rating above 97%, the Faculty of Humanities scores particularly high in this ...

  • 6 Mar 2018
    FEAST Conference 2018

     Right after the summer school, from June 18–20, 2018, the international conference ‘Formal and Experimental Advances in Sign Language Theory’ (FEAST 7) will take place at the University of Venice (Italy). FEAST is ...

  • 6 Mar 2018
    SIGN-HUB Summer School

    From June 11–15, 2018, the SIGN-HUB & CNRS summer school will take place in Como (Italy).

  • 6 Mar 2018
    SignGram Blueprint Publication

    Current grammatical knowledge about particular sign languages is fragmentary and of varying reliability. In general, comprehensive grammars are a rarity.

  • 20 Jun 2017
    Signing NOT (or not)

    New publication (May 2017) on an aspect of the grammar of Sign Language of the Netherlands: Oomen, Marloes & Roland Pfau. 2017. Signing NOT (or not): A typological perspective on standard negation in Sign Language of ...

  • 9 Jun 2017
    Formal and Experimental Advances in Sign Language Theory

    The sixth meeting of ‘Formal and Experimental Advances in Sign Language Theory’ (FEAST 6) will take place at the University of Iceland in Reykjavik on 21-22 June 2017. FEAST is the conference of the Horizon 2020 ...

  • 5 Nov 2015
    ACLC's Dr. Roland Pfau has been awarded participation in a HORIZON 2020 collaboration project

    The UvA has received funding for two HORIZON 2020 projects that aim at contributing towards a solution for the Societal Challenges that Europe is currently facing. Roland Pfau's project is one of them. Under the ...

  • 28 Apr 2015
    Signers and non-signers universally able to distinguish verb categories in sign languages

    Sign languages, even those that are unrelated, encode inherent meaning components of verbs in such a way that even non-signers can extract these meanings. This is one of the surprising results of research conducted ...

  • 8 Oct 2013
    Aanmelden Creatieve Geest Prijs 2014

    De Creatieve Geest Prijs 2014 wordt toegekend aan een jonge wetenschapper die met een origineel en sprankelend idee komt om eigen onderzoek uit te voeren, waarin creativiteit en de werking van de hersenen centraal ...