Avestan, ergativity, Fritz Thyssen Stiftung, Goethe Universität Frankfurt, Middle Iranian languages, Modern Iranian languages, Old Iranian languages, Thomas Jügel, Uppsala University, verbal morphology
The Scandinavian Society for Iranian Studies is happy to invite you to a lecture entitled “Development of Ergativity in Iranian languages” held by Dr. Thomas Jügel at The Department of Linguistics and Philology, Uppsala University.
Dr. Thomas Jügel is a specialist on modern Iranian languages. At the present he is conducting a project on the verbal morphology of Iranian languages (language formation and language classification) with a scholarship from the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung. Among his other research interests are Avestan stemmatology and the emergence and development of ergativity in Old and Middle Iranian.
The lecture will be held in English.
Time: 19 November 2014 13:15-15:00
Place: Room 9-3042, Engelska parken