Pia Quist

Pia Quist

Professor

  • Department of Nordic Studies and Linguistics

    Emil Holms Kanal 2, 22 Bygning 22 (Afsnit 1), Building: 22-3-59

    2300 København S

    Phone: +4535328513

Pia Quist's research interests include:
Multilingualism
Dialects
Language and Gender
Youth and language
Language in the city
Language and social mobility

Research projects:

Speaking Up. Language and Social Mobility 
(2021-2024, The Danish Council for Independent Research for Culture and Communication)

The Sound of Copenhagen
(2019-2023, funded by the VELUX Foundation)

Language, Body and Place in the 21st Century
(2018-2019, The Carlsberg Foundation's 'Semper Ardens' Fellowships within the Humanities and Social Sciences)

Language and place - linguistic variation in country and city in Denmark
(2014-2018, The Danish Council for Independent Research for Culture and Communication) 

Dialect in the Periphery
(2015-2018, VELUX)

Recent publications:

Quist & Skovse 2020, 'Regional dialect and multiethnic youth style in a Danish social housing project', Journal of Multilingual & Multicultural Development. DOI: 10.1080/01434632.2020.1725527

Monka, Quist, Skovse, 2020, 'Place attachment and linguistic variation: A quantitative analysis of language and local attachment in a rural village and an urban social housing area', Language in Society, bind 49, nr. 2, s. 173-205. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0047404519000733

Pia Quist disseminates her research as a columnist in the Danish newspaper Weekendavisen, in textbooks, and, together with colleagues at the Section of Dialect Research, at www.dialekt.dk 

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