Introducing endangered languages: Csango

2 November 2016 5.15pm 6.15pm

Venue:

Taylor Institution Library, Room 2 (Map)

Speaker(s):

Dr Zsuzsanna Varga

Contact:

Johanneke Sytsema johanneke.sytsema@bodleian.ox.ac.uk | 01865 278159

Description

A seminar series with a book display organized by the Taylor Institution Library.

This talk will introduce Csango - an old Hungarian dialect, still spoken in Romania. It preserves an interesting culture and some specific features in which it differs from Hungarian. Dr Varga will speak about linguistic and cultural aspects of the language and give her view on the future of this small language.

Booking

Free and open to all. No booking required.

This event is listed under: Lectures and talks; Free events
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