Welcome to the homepage of the CreteLing Summer School 2017!

We are excited to be able to present this opportunity for a linguistic experience on a Mediterranean island. The school will take place in the town of Rethymnon, from July 10 to July 21, 2017. There will be introductory courses and more advanced seminars on phonology, sign language, morphology, syntax, semantics, animal communication and language and society.

The instructors are:

Artemis Alexiadou (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin & Leibniz- ZAS Berlin), Elena Anagnostopoulou (University of Crete),
Rajesh Bhatt (University of Massachusetts at Amherst), Eulàlia Bonet (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona),
Carlo Cecchetto (CNRS-Paris 8 & University of Milan-Bicocca), Kai von Fintel (Massachusetts Institute of Technology),
Sabine Iatridou (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Meltem Kelepir (Boğaziiçi University), Winfried Lechner (University of Athens),
Joan Mascaro (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) , Shigeru Miyagawa (Massachusetts Institute of Technology),
Roumi Pancheva (University of Southern California), Doug Pullleyblank (University of British Columbia),
Josep Quer (ICREA - Universitat Pompeu Fabra), Ivy Sichel (University of California Santa Cruz),
Sergei Tatevosov (Moscow State University), Hedde Zeijlstra (Universität Göttingen)

There is limited availability in the dorms, so if you are interested in the summer school, please
apply early and help us organize your needs better.

Important Dates:

Application deadline for early registration: 10 April

Notification of acceptance for early registration: 20 April

Early registration (i.e. payment of tuition and dorm fees): 21 April - 20 May

Late registration: 21 May - 20 June


For information about tuition, dorm fees and fellowships check the category Fees & Application.
For academic and/or practical questions see who to contact here!

Please keep checking this page as more information will appear in the course of the spring

The organizing committee