prof. Katrijn Maryns

Spreekuren op afspraak (by email appointment)
Feedback examens Eerste semester: vrijdag 7 juli 2017 van 10.00 tot 12.00, Mercator B 014

Vakgroep Taalkunde (LW06)

Adres Blandijnberg 2, 9000, Gent
Telefoon 09 264 37 91

Vakgroep Vertalen, tolken en communicatie (LW22)

Adres Groot-Brittanniƫlaan 45, geb. B, 9000, Gent
Telefoon 09 264 37 91
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Katrijn MARYNS (PhD Ghent University 2004) is postdoctoral researcher (FWO –Research Foundation Flanders) and a member of the LANG+ research group of the Linguistics Department (Language in Society and Multilingualism). Her research examines multilingualism and interpreting in legal-institutional settings of globalisation, with a specific focus on asylum and migration. She did linguistic-ethnographic work on multilingualism and translanguaging in asylum settings and examined issues of diversity and performance in the Belgian Assize Court. She is the author of The asylum speaker: language in the Belgian asylum procedure (Routledge 2006). She has published in international peer-reviewed journals and edited volumes including Language & Communication (2014), Language in Society (2013), Journal of Sociolinguistics (2013), Routledge Handbook of Multilingualism (Routledge 2012, M. Martin-Jones, A. Blackledge & A. Creese (eds.)) and Legal-lay communication: Textual travels in the law (Oxford University Press 2013, J. Conley, C. Heffer, F. Rock (eds.)). She co-organized the International Colloquium on Multilingualism and Interpreting in Settings of Globalisation: Asylum and Migration (MIAM 2015).

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