13th Himalayan Languages Symposium

 Indian Institute of Advanced Study

 Shimla, India


The 13th Himalayan Languages Symposium is being hosted by Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla in collaboration with Institute of Himalyan Studies research Center, H.P University, Shimla and Himachal Academy of Art, Culture and Language, Shimla. The Symposium will be held at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, India, from October 22-24, 2007.  Alongwith the sessions which will be focused on topics such as language change and language variation, multilingualism and language contact; historical and comparative studies, typological studies, corpus-based analysis, language endangerment, language planning, ethnolinguistics, etc. a special session will be devoted to the languages of Himachal Pradesh. Contact Address: Prof. J.C. Sharma (jcxjcxin@yahoo.com), Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, Shimla - 171 005. Phone: (0177) 2831375, 2832195.