Minority Languages from the Perspective of Language Rights

The Kurdish Case
Thursday, 5 April 2018 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Location
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FTX570
Registration
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Yes
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Cost to attend: 
Free of charge
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Event sponsors: 
Human Rights Research and Education Centre; Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute

The Human Rights Research and Education Centre is pleased to partner with Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute to present:

Minority Languages in Iran from the Perspective of Language Rights: The Kurdish Case

The key question is “How Iranian governments have dealt with multilingualism (speech communities) throughout Iran’s modern history?"

All are welcome
This event will be in English.
RSVP at HRREC@uOttawa.ca.

Speaker:
  • Rahim SURKHI | Specialized in Kurdish linguistics, he is a Scholar at Risk hosted at uOttawa
Commentators:
  • Jérémie SÉROR | Associate Professor & Associate Dean, Faculty of Arts & Director, Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute, uOttawa
  • John PACKER | Associate Professor, Faculty of Law & Director, Human Rights Research and Education Centre, uOttawa

*The Human Rights Research and Education Centre may take pictures at this event for use on the website.