Presentations and conference contributions

Inhaltsverzeichnis

  1. 2003
  2. 2004
  3. 2006
  4. 2007
  5. 2008
  6. 2009
  7. 2010
  8. 2011
  9. 2012
  10. 2013

2003

  • May 2003 Presentation at the University of Auckland/New Zealand (Institute of Linguistics) about my ethnolinguistic research topics ‘spatial deixis, honorifics, A- and O-possession and kinship terminology in Tonga’

 

2004

  • May 2004 Presentation at the University of Heidelberg (Institute for Social Anthropology: work group ‘Oceania’) about ‘field research in Tonga/Polynesia’
  • July 2004 Presentation at the University of Aix-Marseille/France (Institute of Social Anthropology: Oceanic Research Centre/CREDO & L'École des hautes études en sciences sociales/EHESS) about ‘space, possession & social structure – an ethnolinguistic research in Tonga’

 

2006

  • Sept. 2006 Moderation at the IADA-conference (International Association for Dialogue Analysis) at the University of Mainz/Germany: ‘Dialogue in and between different cultures’

 

2007

  • July 2007 Paper at the TRA-conference (Tonga Research Association) in Nuku‘alofa/Tonga about ‘Linguistic means expressing social stratification in Tonga’
    (sponsored by the German Research Foundation/DFG)

 

2008

  • July 2008 Paper at the ESfO-conference (European Society for Oceanists) in Verona/Italy about ‘Language of respect – Honorifics in Tongan’
  • Sept. 2008 Moderation at the conference on ‘Verbal morphology and the historical comparison of the Trans-Eurasian languages’ at the University of Mainz/Germany
  • Oct. 2008 Paper at the DGV/Oceania-conference (German Society for Social Anthropology: work group ‘Oceania’) in Göttingen/Germany about ‘Language of respect – Honorifics and verbal tapu in Tongan’

 

2009

  • June 2009 Presentation at the University of Köln/Germany (Institute of Social Anthropology) about ‘Expressions of social stratification in Tonga/Polynesia’

 

2010

  • May 2010 Special lecture at the University of Mainz/Germany (Centre for Intercultural Studies/ZIS) on ‘Intercultural communication from an ethno- and sociolinguistic perspective’
  • July 2010 Papers at the ESfO-conference (European Society for Oceanists) in St. Andrews/UK about ‘Tongan kinship terminology/descriptions and its underlying socio-cultural context’ and ‘Tongan-English – between two linguistic frames and socio-cultural systems’ and ‘Aging in Tonga’
  • Oct. 2010 Paper at the KogWis-conference (Society for Cognitive Sciences; workshop of work group ‘Cognitive Anthropology’) in Potsdam/Germany about ‘Theory of Mind across cultures: Bosmun (PNG) and Tonga (Polynesia)’ together with Anita von Poser
  • Oct. 2010 Paper at the international conference on ‘Multilingual individuals and multilingual societies’ at the University of Hamburg/Germany about ‘Tongan-English language contact – between two cognitive frames and socio-cultural systems’ (cancelled)

 

2011

  • Jan. 2011 Presentation at the University of Mainz (Linguistic colloquium on animacy hierarchy) about ‘Language of respect – politeness and animacy in Tongan (Polynesia)’
  • July 2011 Paper at the Sixth International Symposium on Politeness in Ankara/Turkey about ‘Honorifics in Polynesia - the Tongan language of respect’ (cancelled)

 

2012

  • Dec. 2012 Organisation of the Session ‘The power of Oceanic languages’ at the ESfO-conference in Bergen/Norway together with Gunter Senft and paper on ‘Conversational maxims throughout Oceania’

 

2013

  • June 2013 Presentation at the ZIS-event (Centre for Intercultural Studies) on ‘Interculturality and everyday life’ about ‘Intercultural communication – case studies from Oceania’