Jelena Živojinović’s Trial Lecture and Thesis Defense

We are happy to announce the trial lecture and thesis defense of Jelena Živojinović, this Thursday, September 30th, 2021. 

Jelena Živojinović’s position is part of a collaborative PhD programme between  The Arctic University of Norway (UIT) and the Università degli Studi di Verona (UniVr). She is supervised by Professor Dr. Eystein Dahl and Professor Dr. Paola Cotticelli. 

The defense will take place on site in Verona in the Aula Olimpia from 15.00-17.00 but will be streamed  for those wishing to attend from abroad. 

Jelena will hold a trial lecture on the topic of  The typological position of the Rhaeto-Romance varieties and of the Northern Italian dialects among the Romance languages: Convergences and divergence. 

Afterwards, she will defend her thesis entitled: The development of the Latin gerund in Rhaeto-Romance. 

A short abstract of her project work is linked here

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