Steering group


Affliation Keywords

Prof Marco Tamburelli

(Chair and principal contact)

Dept of Linguistics, English Language & Bilingualism
Bangor University (UK).

Regional languages, language attitides, language policy, linguistic diversity, diglossic bilingualism, intelligibility.

Dr Paolo Coluzzi
Faculty of Languages and Linguistics,
University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia).

Endangered languages, language vitality, language planning, linguistic landscape, nationalism, language ideologies, globalization and minority languages.

Dr Claudia Soria
Institute for Computational Linguistics “A. Zampolli”,
National Research Council of Italy.

Computational linguistics, language resources, Lexical Markup Framework, computational lexicons, language technology, ethnolinguistic vitality.

Prof Mauro Tosco
Department of Human Studies, University of Turin (Italy).

Language typology, language contact, language-ethnicity relationship, comparative linguistics, language reconstruction, language maintenance, language revitalization.


Scientific committee

Prof Ronnie Ferguson
Emeritus Professor
School of Modern Languages
University of St Andrews

Prof Federico Gobbo
Professor in Interlinguistics and Esperanto
Amsterdam Center of Language and Communication,
University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Dr Aurelie Joubert
Assistant Professor
European Languages and Society,
University of Groningen, the Netherlands

Dr Emanuele Miola
Associate Professor
Department of Classical Philology and Italian Studies
University of Bologna

Dr Nicole Dołowy-Rybińska
Adjunct Researcher
Institute of Slavic Studies
Polish Academy of Sciences


Associate members

Dr Lissander Brasca
Dept of Linguistics, English Language and Bilingualism
Bangor University (UK).

Dr Mara Maya Victoria Leonardi
Faculty of Education
The Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Dr Abigail Ruth Price
Co-Founder at Both Feet Media Limited

Mr Andrea Musumeci
Freelance Translator and Interpreter