New book on Finnish onomastics

Cover of Names in Focus

From the publisher's web site:
TERHI AINIALA, MINNA SAARELMA, PAULA SJÖBLOM
Names in Focus
An Introduction to Finnish Onomastics

Translated by Leonard Pearl

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The International Conference on Onomastics “Name and Naming”

2nd Edition

Onomastics in Contemporary Public Space

Baia Mare, 9-11 May 2013


Please visit the website of ICONN 2

Sections

  • Names in public space
  • Anthroponomastics
  • Toponomastics

Official conference languages

  • Romanian
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • German
  • Spanish

Timing

Every paper presentation is allotted 25 minutes (20 minutes for presentation + 5 minutes for discussions).

Names in the Economy

Early bird registration deadline approaching

The fourth Names in the Economy symposium will be held at the University of Turku in 14 – 16 June 2012. We kindly remind that the registration to the symposium is under way. Please, note that registering by 15 April 2012 you will take advantage of the lower registration fee. More information on the registration page.

To ICOS student members travelling from abroad who are attending the 24th ICOS Congress in Barcelona

The ICOS Board has decided to subsidize parts of your travel costs for attending the Congress. Please contact the Treasurer, Dr. Katharina Leibring, during the Congress (or, after the Congress by email to treasurer@icosweb.net, giving proof of your Congress attendance) to submit your details about how this grant (30 Euros) can be paid out to you. The number of grants is limited, and they will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. No grants will be paid out before Sep. 9th (see below).

The 24th ICOS Congress in Barcelona – a good place to become an ICOS member

Do you wish to join ICOS as a new member, or have you forgotten to renew your subscription? The annual fee is 20 euros (10 euros if you are a student) which includes ICOS’ annual yearbook ONOMA.

If you are participating in the 24th ICOS Congress in Barcelona, you will have the chance to join or to renew your subscription. For those who wish to participate in the ICOS General Assembly on Thursday Sep. 8th at 18.30, the subscription for 2011 must be paid not later than Sep. 6th.

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Nominations for the ICOS Board of Directors

Nominations for the ICOS Board of Directors

2011-08-07 22:35 by Antti Leino (0 comments)

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XVIe Colloque d'Onomastique

Call for Papers: Trends in Toponymy 5

Trends in Toponymy 5 logo
The fifth Trends in Toponymy Conference will be held at the University of Berne (Switzerland), July 9-13, 2012. The conference provides an international forum for current issues of and recent advances in diachronic and synchronic research on place names. The aim is to bring together researchers and graduate students working within the domains of linguistics, onomastics, geography and related disciplines. The conference language is English.

Call for Papers: Challenges in synchronic toponymy

Please see the attached conference flyer.

Call for papers: Names in the Economy IV

Names in the Economy IV

International symposium, Turku 14–16 June 2012

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