Prof. Thorsten Andersson passed away ...

Karl Thorsten Gunnar Andersson passed away on April 22, 2018, at the age of 89.

Onomastics Training Week by Persia & Babylonia project

From 29 May to 1 June, the Persia & Babylonia project (ERC project at Leiden University) is organising an interactive Onomastics Training Week in Venice, Italy.

During this week, participating graduate students (MA/PhD) will learn from experts about the many-faceted name material in Neo-Babylonian and Late Babylonian sources. This includes names in other languages such as Egyptian, Anatolian, Greek, Old Persian and Elamite. Each topic will be explored in a lecture, followed by a workshop allowing students to deal with concrete examples.

Programme of the Conference "NAMING, IDENTITY and TOURISM"


May 3–5, 2018

Confirmed Keynote Speakers

Maoz Azaryahu, University of Haifa, Israel
Richard Coates, University of the West of England, UK
Peter Jordan, University of Vienna, Austria

Jornada d’onomàstica de les terres de Penyagolosa

Programa (març 2018)
Inscripció (fins al 20 d’abril)

La zona d’estudi, que d’ara en avant queda batejada com «terres de Penyagolosa», abasta l’àmbit comarcal de l’Alcalatén, els termes de la Setena de Culla del Maestrat històric i pobles veïns de l’Aragó i de l’Alt Millars.

Call for Papers: 2019 ANS Conference Special Panel on Literary Names

The ANS is inviting abstract submissions for a panel on Literary Names for the 2019 annual conference to be held in conjunction with the Linguistic Society of America.

The purpose of the panel is to highlight research in, and study of, names in works of fiction.

All professional names enthusiasts are invited to submit an abstract for a 20-minute presentation. Abstract proposals should answer one or more of the following questions:

Programme of the 2nd Ostrava Onomastic Meeting EVENT 2018

The Department of Czech Language at the Faculty of Arts, University of Ostrava, the Historical Geography Research Centre, Prague, the Institute of the Czech Language at the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, the conference committee, and the local organizing committee have the honor of inviting you to take part in the 2nd Ostrava Onomastic Meeting Event (2. ostravské onomastické setkání; OOME), which will be held in Ostrava, Czech Republic, from April 23 to April 24, 2018.

Appel à contribution "Des noms propres en littérature"

Des noms propres en littérature

La Société française d’onomastique (SFO) a pour but de « favoriser l’avancement de la science dans le domaine de la toponymie et de l’anthroponymie, de coordonner les travaux des spécialistes de ces disciplines et d’établir un fichier central des noms de lieux et de personnes de la France. » Depuis 1983, pour mener à bien sa mission, elle publie tous les ans une revue qui a pour titre la Nouvelle Revue d’Onomastique.

Call for proposals: “Borrowed Names and interactions in Literature”

ANS Panel at the Modern Language Association Conference
January 3-6th, 2019 in Chicago, IL

6th Panhellenic Conference of Onomastics

The 6th Panhellenic Conference of Onomastics

Programme du colloque lillois « Le nom propre en poésie »

Symposium « Le nom propre en poésie »

Maison de la Recherche

Laboratoire(s) organisateur(s) : ALITHILA, EA 1061
Autre(s) organisateur(s) : Yves Baudelle et Jérôme Hennebert
Lieu : Maison de la recherche, bâtiment F, salle F0.13
Contact : Laëtitia Ceugnart


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