2005-06 academic year:


The Fourth Annual Lectures

on Language and Human Rights

at Essex


Prof. Tove Skutnabb-Kangas

2004 Linguapax Laureate

University of Roskilde

[bio] [webpage]


"(Linguistic and cultural) Genocide in education

signals lack of Linguistic Human Rights

But why no discussion?"

[powerpoint version]


and Prof. Robert Phillipson

Copenhagen Business School

[bio] [webpage]


English in Europe: A lingua franca,

or an Anglo-American Frankenstein?

[powerpoint version]


Wed 16 Nov and

Thu 17 Nov 2005

Contact: Prof. Peter L Patrick



Sponsored by the Dept. of Language and Linguistics

the Human Rights Centre

the International Academy &

the Jean Monnet European Centre of excellence


Linguistic Human Rights: A Sociolinguistic Introduction (PL Patrick)