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“Non-binary Spanish Today”, with Ártemis López
February 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Welcome everyone for today’s talk with Ártemis López about non-binary Spanish today! This event is organised as part of LGBT+ History Month at Wolfson College This is the link to the talk on Teams: tinyurl.com/5bacqqzk
Ártemis López is a PhD Candidate in Linguistics at the Universidade de Vigo, where they research non-binary Spanish. They are an ATA-certified English to/from Spanish translator and a CCHI-certified medical interpreter, and hold an M.A. in Medical Translation from the Universitat Jaume I
Spanish, like many languages, has a grammatical gender that, traditionally, is binary and almost inescapable. So, how do non-binary Spanish users express themselves? What does this tell us about the rigidity or flexibility of language? (Talk will be in English)
Accessibility Statement: We are using Teams because it comes with live captions. If you want to use live captions, you can select that option during the meeting. You can choose to turn on your video and/or microphone, or leave them off and just use the chat function, it’s up to you! You are free to arrive late or leave at any time. We might have a short break between the talk and the Q&A in case people need to get some water, go to the toilet or just take their eyes off the screen for a bit. Please get in touch with David Sánchez, the Wolfson LGBTQ+ Officer, via email (email@example.com) or Facebook messenger if you have any questions or concerns.