II Международная конференция «Региональная ономастика: проблемы и перспективы исследования»

Приглашаем Вас принять участие во II Международной научной конференции «Региональная ономастика: проблемы и перспективы исследования», которая состоится в учреждении образования «Витебский государственный университет имени П.М. Машерова» 15–16 марта 2018 г.

The Cameron Lecture celebrating 50 years of the English Place-Name Society

Don't miss this year's Cameron Lecture celebrating 50 years of the English Place-Name Society in Nottingham. Book your place, now!

The biennial Cameron lecture is held in memory of Professor Kenneth Cameron. Members of the English Place-Name Society and the general public are warmly invited to attend this free event.

This year’s lecture celebrates 50 years of the English Place-Name Society (EPNS) in Nottingham, and will feature additional events around the main lecture. The programme begins at 18.00 on Friday 1st December.

Call for papers for the 2018 Spring Conference of Scottish Place-Name Society



The Society’s spring conference and AGM will be held at Perth Museum in Perth. Offers of papers are welcome. A title and short abstract should be sent to the Convener by 4 December 2017: carole.hough@glasgow.ac.uk

Joint Conference of Scottish Place-Name Society with Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland


Scottish Place-Name Society (Comann Ainmean-Àite na h-Alba) is holding a joint conference with Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland

November 4th 2017
Mitchell Library, Glasgow

1030 Registration *

Session 1:

1100 Irene O’Brien: Glasgow City Archives – sources for people and places

1140 Peter Drummond: Some interesting and local Scots place-names

Colloque "Neonoma : néologismes et noms propres"

Prénoms originaux (Charlolivier, Alkapone), noms commerciaux évocateurs (BlaBlaCar, Fautif Hair, Oasis), toponymes à enjeux identitaires (Hauts-de-France, Nouvelle-Austrasie), acronymes militants ou scientifiques (LGBT, PETA ; IDEX), désignations péjoratives de personnes (la marie-chantal, la conchita, le kévin), formation de noms communs ou d’adjectifs (macronite, trumperies ; vallsiste), appellations politiques (Grexit, Ayraultport), pseudonymes ludiques dans les réseaux sociaux (@outofpaprika, @aeris22), noms propres fictionnels (Assurancetourix, Lara Croft, Jason Bourne), etc.

Call for papers: "Dickens and onomastics" at the 2018 Dickens Society Symposium

"Dickens and Language": 2018 Dickens Society Symposium

deadline for submissions: November 1, 2017
full name / name of organization: Dickens Society
contact email: scgrass@iastate.edu

Call for papers: Namenkunde und Niederdeutsch (VndS-Tagung 2018)

131. Jahrestagung des Vereins für niederdeutsche Sprachforschung (VndS) vom 21. bis 24. Mai 2018 in Kiel

Call for Papers

Der Verein für niederdeutsche Sprachforschung bietet mit seinen Jahrestagungen ein Forum für alle Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler, die zur niederdeutschen Sprache und Literatur in Vergangenheit und Gegenwart forschen. Das Vortragsspektrum umfasst die sprachlichen und kulturellen Ausformungen des Altsächsischen, Mittelniederdeutschen und Neuniederdeutschen mit jährlich wechselnden Themenschwerpunkten.

Themenschwerpunkt 2018: Namenkunde

VI Fórum sobre “Toponímia da Guarda"

27 de Outubro de 2017
Auditório dos Serviços Centrais do Instituto Politécnico da Guarda

III Международные ономастические чтения им. Е.С. Отина

Глубокоуважаемые коллеги!

Приглашаем вас принять участие в работе III Международных ономастических чтений, которые пройдут 20 – 23 октября в Донецке.

Тематика конференции:

The 2nd Ostrava Onomastic Meeting EVENT 2018

The 2nd Ostrava Onomastic Meeting EVENT on Place Names as a Mirror of Political Developments in Modern European Society 1848–2018

Dear friends of inter- and multidisciplinary approaches to place names,


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