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14th EFNIL Conference, Warsaw

14th Annual EFNIL Conference
in Warsaw on 20-21 September 2016

 hosted by

the Presidency of the Polish Academy

of Science

"Stereotypes and linguistic prejudices in Europe"



19 September

18:00-19:30: Welcome reception (at hotel Gromada Warszawa Centrum)

(Welcome by Vice-Mayor of Warsaw Włodzimierz Paszyński)

20 September

9:30-10:30, Opening session

Prof. Andrzej Markowski, President of the Council for the Polish Language: Welcome Address

Adresses by:

     Prof. Piotr Gliński, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Culture and National Heritage

     Minister Wojciech Kolarski, Member of the Presidential Office

     Mateusz Werner PhD, Vice-President of the National Centre for Culture

     Prof. Elżbieta Frąckowiak, Polish Academy of Sciences

     Filip Majcen, European Commission, Head of the Directorate General for Translation

     Javier Hernández Saseta, European Commission, Head of the Multilingualism Unit at the Directorate General for Interpretation

Gerhard Stickel, President of EFNIL: Introduction

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-13:00, 2nd session

Virginie Mamadouh: Europeans among themselves: Geographical and linguistic stereotypes

Bernd Six: Stereotype in der Sozialpsychologie/Stereotypes in social psychology

Klaus Reichert: French Disease or Maladie Anglaise. Figures of Contempt and of Self-Assertion

Loïc Depecker: Stéréotypes et préjugés: quelques idées reçues sur le français/Stereotypes and prejudices: some misconceptions about French language

   Moderation: Johan Van Hoorde

13:00-14:00, Lunch

14:00-15:30, 3rd session

Hans Henning Hahn: Obraz własny i obraz obcego – co je łączy? Roz¬ważania nad funkcją tożsamościową stereotypów w ciągu historii europejskiej/Self-image and foreign image – How are they connected?

Jerzy Bartmiński: Stereotypy mieszkają w języku/Stereotypes reside in language

Monika Łaszkiewicz: National stereotypes in Polish studies and research

   Moderation: Walery Pisarek

15:30-16:00 Coffee break

16:00-17:30, 4th session

Chloé Lybaert, Steven Delarue: Stereotypes and linguistic prejudice in a pluricentric language area: the case of the Low Countries

Jutta Ransmayr: Insiders´ and outsiders´ views on German from Austria´s perspective: Austrian Standard German and German Standard German – the odd couple

Renata Coray: "Les Suisses s’entendent bien, parce qu’ils ne se comprennent pas!"/Stereotypen und sprachliche Vorurteile in der Schweiz/Stereotypes and linguistic prejudices in Switzerland

Marko Snoj: Brief presentation of the Institute for the Slovenian Language

   Moderation: Pirkko Nuolijärvi

19:00 - 21:30: Concert and Conference Dinner (at Belweder Palace)

21 September

9:00-11:00, 5th session

Tony Jones: Outmoded stereotyping and language prejudice in the UK

František Cermak: Gypsies among Czechs

Tore Kristiansen: The hows and whys of language-related stereotypes: A discussion based on Scandinavian examples

Nuala Ní Scolláin: Stereotypes and prejudices in Ireland

   Moderation: John Simpson

11:00-11:30, Coffee break

11:30-13:00, 6th session

Sabine Kirchmeier, Pirkko Nuoljärvi, Aasa Wetaas, Harriet Kowalski: Stereotypes and prejudices in Scandinavia – differences and similarities.

   Moderation: Tamás Váradi

13:00-14:00 Lunch


14:00- 16:00 General Assembly (for members of EFNIL only)





Registration is closed.

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