Category Archives: Languages

Distant and Neglected Voices: Outside of Europe…

Pocahontas_by_Simon_van_de_Passe_1616By Professor Wendy Ayres-Bennett and Dr Helena Sanson

Women’s contribution to language codification across the ages extends well beyond Europe. Since many traditional histories of linguistics focus primarily on the western tradition, the contribution of women outside Europe is even …

Distant and Neglected Voices: Europe…

Women_in_the_History_of_LinguisticsBy Professor Wendy Ayres-Bennett and Dr Helena Sanson

Where are all the female linguists? If we look at most histories of linguistics, women are either completely absent or relegated to footnotes. Of the 1,500 entries in the first edition of …

Bridging science and education

By Dr Marina Puglisineuroscience

Over the past decades, science has provided evidence on how to most efficiently reduce language and literacy problems in the early years. Applying this knowledge, professionals from the Health and Human Sciences and Educationists could join …