• Course on Linguistic Update organized by the CNSE
    • Dates: November 26th to 29th, 2014
    • Attendants: deaf teachers and Sign Language interpreters from all over Spain
    • Contents: Pragmatics of LSC (taught by Gemma Barberà); Verbal aspects of LSE (David Sánchez); Issues on discourse coherence in sign languages (Saúl Villameriel); Stylistic resources in literature and poetry (Miguel Ángel Sampredor). Click here for more information (link is external).
  • Workshop on Impersonality and Sign Languages
    • Date: February 6th, 2015
    • Place: Paris 8 University
    • Additional information: Organized by Gemma Barberà. Check the program and other information here (link is external).
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  • Past events
  • PhD. thesis defence: Relative constructions in Catalan Sign Language (LSC)
    • Defender: Marta Mosella
    • Date: April 18th, 2012
    • Place: Sala de Graus of the University of Barcelona, historical building
    • Additional information: interpreted to LSC.
  • Icelandic Sign Language and the Deaf Community in Iceland
    • Speaker: Rannveig Sverrisdóttir (University of Iceland)
    • Date: April 18th, 2012, at 9h.
    • Place: Room 52.737 of the Tànger Building at the Campus de la Comunicació of the UPF
    • Additional information: interpreted to LSC.
  • Workshop: Combining Clauses in Sign Language
    • Date: April 19th, 2012
    • Place: Room 52.101, Campus de la Comunicació of the UPF
    • Additional information: interpreted to LSC. Check the program here.
  • PhD. thesis defence: The meaning of space in Catalan Sign Language (LSC). Reference, specificity and structure in signed discourse
    • Defender: Gemma Barberà
    • Date: April 20th, 2012
    • Place: Sala de Graus of the Tànger building of the Campus de la Comunicació of the UPF
    • Additional information: interpreted to LSC.
  • The grammar of space in Catalan Sign Language (LSC): the expression of especificity
    • Speaker: Gemma Barberà (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
    • Date: May 11th, 2012, at 18:30h.
    • Place: Sala d'actes of the Casa del Mar (Albareda street, 1-13, Barcelona)
    • Additional information: the presentation will be in LSC, and will be interpreted to Catalan.
  • IV seminar on LSC
    • Date: May 25th, 2012
    • Place: Institut d'Estudis Catalans (c/Carme, 47, Barcelona)
    • Additional information: check the program here.
  • Formal and Experimental Advances in Sign Language Theory
    • Dates: June 1st and 2nd, 2012
    • Place: University of Warsaw (Poland)
    • Additional information: check the program here.
  • Texas Linguistics Society Conference
    • Dates: June 23rd and 24th, 2012
    • Place: University of Texas at Austin
    • Additional information: check the program here.
  • COST training school
    • Dates: August 3rd and 4th, 2012
  • Hamburg SL corpora summer school
    • Dates: August 6th to 17th, 2012
    • Place: University of Hamburg
    • Additional information: check the program here.
  • Workshop: Quotation - Perspectives from Philosophy and Linguistics
    • Dates: September 27th to 20th, 2012
    • Place: Ruhr University Bochum
    • Additional information: check the program here.
  • Göttingen Fall School: Shifting perspectives - non canonical forms of reported discourse in spoken and sign languages
    • Dates: October 1st to 5th, 2012
    • Place: University of Göttingen
    • Additional information: check the program here.
  • Workshop: Journée Langues des signes et référence nominale
    • Date: February 27th, 2013
    • Place: Université Paris 8
    • Additional information: Josep Quer and Gemma Barberà will talk about Nominal referential values of semantic classifiers in signed discourse. Check the program here.
  • DGfS Workshop: Linguistic Foundations of Narration in Spoken and Sign Languages
    • Date: March 13th to 15th, 2013
    • Place: University of Potsdam
    • Additional information: Josep Quer and Gemma Barberà will talk about Contrastive topics and role shift in Catalan Sign Language (LSC) narratives. Check the program here.
  • TISLR 11 (Theoretical Issues in Sign Language Research)
    • Dates: July 10th to 13th, 2013
    • Place: Deafness, Cognition and Language (DCAL) center at the University College of London (UCL)
    • Additional information: Josep Quer, Gemma Barberà, Marta Mosella and Celia Alba will participate with presentations and posters. Check the program here.
  • National conference on Spanish Sign Language
    • Date: September 26th and 27th, 2013
    • Place: conference room Ernest Lluch in the Ministerio de Sanidad, Servicios Sociales e Igualdad
    • Additional information: Josep Quer will give a speech on "Linguistic research in Sign Language as a basis for normalization" as invited speaker, and Gemma Barberà will take part in a round table and will give a talk on "Catalan Sign Language corpus project". The conference will be broadcasted live. You will find more information here.
  • V Seminar on LSC
    • Date: May 15th, 2014
    • Place: Institut d'Estudis Catalans (c/Carme, 47, Barcelona)
    • Additional information: check the schedule and additional information here and here.
  • Talk: The psycholinguistic and neural consequences of bimodal bilingualism
    • Speaker: Karen Emmorey (San Diego State University)
    • Date: May 19th, 2014 at 15.00
    • Place: Auditorium of the Campus de la Comunicació of the UPF
    • Additional information: there will be interpreting English-LSC.
  • V Seminar on LSC
    • Date: May 15th, 2014
    • Place: Institut d'Estudis Catalans (c/Carme, 47, Barcelona)
    • Additional information: check the schedule and additional information here and here.
  • Talk: The psycholinguistic and neural consequences of bimodal bilingualism
    • Speaker: Karen Emmorey (San Diego State University)
    • Date: May 19th, 2014 at 15.00
    • Place: Auditorium of the Campus de la Comunicació of the UPF
    • Additional information: there will be interpreting English-LSC.
  • COST SignGram Summer School
    • Dates: June 6th to 8th, 2014
    • Place: Università Ca'Foscari, Venezia
    • Additional information: Josep Quer, with doctor Chiara Branchini, will present his work on Subordination and Role Shift. Find more information here (link is external).
  • Venice FEAST 2014
    • Dates: June 9th to 11th, 2014
    • Place: Università Ca'Foscari, Venezia
    • Additional information: Gemma Barberà, with doctor Patricia Cabredo Hofherr, will present her research in the talks Is there a signed passive? and R-impersonal constructions in Catalan Sign Language: Indefinite pronouns and contrastive meaning. Josep Quer will participate with the talk Brow raise revisited: a case study in conditionals and related complex sentences). Check the program and more information here (link is external).
  • CNLSE Conference on the acquisition, learning and evaluation of Spanish Sign Lanugage
    • Date: October 3rd, 2014
    • Speakers: Santiago Frigola, Delfina Aliaga, Gemma Barberà and Cristina Gelpí
    • Talk: La lengua de signos en los estudios universitarios de grado de la Facultad de Traducción e Interpretación de la Universitat Pompeu Fabra [Sign Language in the university degree studies of the Department of Translation and Interpreting at the Pompeu Fabra University]
    • Additional information: you can watch the presentation here (link is external).
  • ProSign Conference at Hamburg
    • Speaker: Delfina Aliaga
    • Date: Septembrer 25th, 2014
    • Talk: Nivell B1: LSC will present the work that's being carried out at the University Pompeu Fabra to adapt content and teaching materials to LSC in the framework of MCER's Level B1. You can see the presentation here (link is external).
  • Diplomas for the course on LSC Applied Linguistics and LSC Award to Juan Frigola
    • Date: October 11th, 2014
    • Act: Award ceremony of the diplomas of the course on Applied Linguistics organized by FESOCA
    • Course teachers: Santiago Frigola, Delfina Aliaga and Gemma Barberà
    • Additional information: in a subsequent ceremony, FESOCA awarded the LSC prize to Juan Frigola, the first deaf LSC teacher in Catalonia and Spain. You can watch a report here (link is external).