prof. Katrijn Maryns

Spreekuren op afspraak (by email appointment)
Feedback examens Eerste semester: donderdag 15 februari 2018 van 14.30 tot 16.00, Lok. B014

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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