New Trends in Lithuanian Dialectology: Multimodal Research Model

  • Danguolė Mikulėnienė
Keywords: Lithuanian dialectology, traditional dialect, new dialectal variants, socio-cultural network, linguistic landscape, mental map, multimodal research model


    The modern trend of dialectology recognizes the shift and vitality of traditional dialects. The aim of this study is to submit a new dialect research model for modern language variations used by the researchers of the Centre of Geolinguistics in the Institute of the Lithuanian Language in the context of traditional and contemporary (multidimensional) Lithuanian dialectology.