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,

Appels à contribution "Le nom propre en poésie"

Journée d’étude "Le nom propre en poésie"
Université de Lille, le 6 avril 2018

Welsh Place-Name Society annual conference

2017 Conference / Cynhadledd2017
Drwm, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth / Drwm, Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru, Aberystwyth
7 October 2017 / 7 Hydref 2017

Having visited several parts of Wales over the last five years the Welsh Place-Name Society's Annual Conference returns to Aberystwyth. The resources of y Drwm at the National Library will be a great bonus.

II Xornada de Onomástica Galega

O vindeiro sábado, 30 de setembro, a Real Academia Galega organiza en Pontevedra a II Xornada de Onomástica Galega, nesa ocasión centrada no tema Os nomes e os apelidos: aspectos legais, sociais e lingüísticos. A entrada é libre ata completar aforo. Pódese consultar todo o relativo a este acto neste enlace:

Publication of ICOS 2017

Dear Participants of ICOS 2017,

Thank you very much for participating in ICOS 2017.

Names as Memorials Session at the 25th International Medieval Congress

IMC Leeds 2018

Call for Paper Proposals for a session at the 25th International Medieval Congress on Names as Memorials, July 2-5, 2018, Leeds, England

This year the International Medieval Congress celebrates its 25th anniversary with the special thematic strand “Memory”. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources intends to organize a session (or more than one if they receive sufficient interest!) at the IMC on the subject of “Names as Memorials”.

Nominees for the next ICOS Board of Directors (2017-2020)

The next Board of Directors will be elected by the General Assembly on 1 September 2017 during the 26th International Congress of Onomastic Sciences in Debrecen. The General Assembly will elect officers for the following positions: 1 President, 2 Vice‐Presidents, 1 Secretary, 1 Treasurer, 1 Assistant Secretary and Web Officer, 1 Postgraduate Representative (Non‐Executive) and 5 other Non‐Executive Members.

Nominations are now closed, and the following nominees have been proposed (follow the link below to read more about the nominees):



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