Annual Meeting of the Gypsy Lore Society

The RomIdent Project will participate at the annual meeting of the Gypsy Lore Society, 19-23 of September 2012 in the historic district of Beyoğlu, in Istanbul, Turkey.

The project will contribute to the conference with four papers.

Daniele Viktor Leggio (University of Manchester): Being Roma on YouTube: language choice, identity representation and performance.

Yaron Matras and Hazel Gardner (University of Manchester). Attitudes of English and Welsh Gypsies towards their language and its revival.

For the full conference programme see the attached file.

Charlotte Jones (University of Manchester): A study in integration – the Romanian Roma cohort at Gorton Mount Primary School.

Yaron Matras (University of Manchester): Scholarship and the politics of Romani identity: Strategic and conceptual issues.