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Emeritus Professor Anthony Lodge

Professor Anthony Lodge Contact details

ral1@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Research and Teaching

Professor Lodge's central area of expertise lies in historical sociolinguistics, with particular reference to Gallo-Romance. Since February 2008, thanks to a two-year Leverhulme Emeritus Fellowship, he has been completing his edition of part of the medieval archives of Montferrand (Puy-de-Dôme, France) - the town's consular account-books, 1258-1388. These documents are of considerable value to social, economic and political historians, but Lodge is concerned with the information they provide about the Auvergnat dialect in this period. The edition is being published in three tranches (in hard copy and in electronic form) by the Ecole des Chartes, Paris. The project has involved frequent study-visits to Clermont-Ferrand and Paris, in addition to which Lodge has has examined two doctoral theses on medieval Auvegnat in Paris-Sorbonne, and has lectured in numerous universities (Limoges, Montpellier, New Orleans, Paris, Oxford, Chambéry, Aix-en-Provence, Bonn, Tokyo), both on the Montferrand project and on historical sociolinguistics, principally with respect to Parisian urban speech.

Publications

Les Comptes des consuls de Montferrand 1346-1373
Lodge, R. A. 2010 Paris: École des chartes.
Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

Les Livres de comptes des consuls de Montferrand t.2,1346-1385
Lodge, R. A. 2007 Unknown Publisher.
Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

Les comptes des consuls de Montferrand, (1273-1319)
Lodge, R. A. 2006 École des chartes.
Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

A Sociolinguistic History of Parisian French
Lodge, R. A. 2004 Cambridge University Press. 290 p.
Research output: Book/ReportBook

The Earliest Branches of the 'Roman de Renart'
Lodge, R. A. & Varty, K. 2001 Peeters.
Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

 

Sociolinguistique historique et l'histoire de la langue française
Lodge, R. A. 2011 Langue et Histoire. Paris: Publications de la Sorbonne, p. 79-90 11 p. (Homme et Société; no. 39)
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

'Variation and change in the Montferrand account-books (1259-1367)
Lodge, R. A. 2011 Corpus-based Analysis and Diachronic Linguistics. Kawaguchi, Y. (ed.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins, p. 59-74 15 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

'La question de la « langue commune » en français.: Normes « sociales » vs. normes « communautaires
Lodge, R. A. 2011 Langue commune et changements de normes. branca-rosoff, S. (ed.). Paris: Honoré Champion, p. 77-92 15 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

'French and Occitan in medieval Auvergne'
Lodge, R. A. 2010 Medieval Multilingualism : The Francophone World and its Neighbours. kleinhenz, C. (ed.). Tornhout: Brepols, p. 285-301 16 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Les Lettres de Montmartre (1749) et l'histoire du français parlé
Lodge, R. A. 2010 Les Voix des Français, t. 1. Abécassis, M. (ed.). Bern: Peter Lang, p. 11-29 18 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Reallocation and codification in seventeenth-and eighteenth-century Paris
Lodge, R. A. 2010 Proceedings of Methods XIII. : Papers from the Thirteenth International Conference on Methods in Dialectology, 2008. heselwood, B. (ed.). Frankfurt: Peter Lang, p. 3-20 17 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

The sources of standardisation in French - written or spoken ?
Lodge, R. A. 2010 Anglo-Norman Language and its Contexts. ingham, R. (ed.). Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, p. 26-43 17 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Les termes de bâtiment chez les consuls de Montferrand
Lodge, R. A. 2009 L'Occitan, une langue du travail et de la vie quotidienne. lemaître, J. (ed.). Ussel: Musée du Pays d'Ussel - Centre Trobar, p. 59-84 26 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

La sociolinguistique historique et le problème des données
Lodge, R. A. 2009 Sociolinguistique historique du domaine gallo-roman: Enjeux et méthodologies. Aquino-Weber, D., Cotelli, S. & Kristol, A. (eds.). Peter Lang, p. 199-219
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Le français et l'occitan en Auvergne au XIVe siècle: l'exemple de Montferrand
Lodge, R. A. 2009 Le français d'un continent à l'autre: Mélanges offerts à Yves Charles Morin. Baronian, L. & Martineau, F. (eds.). PUL, p. 269-289
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sociolinguistic stratification in 19th-century Paris
Lodge, R. A. 2008 Sprachen und Sprechen im städtischen Raum. Krefeld, T. (ed.). Peter Lang, p. 103-118
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The sources of standardisation in French - written or spoken?
Lodge, R. A. 2008 Latin écrit - roman oral? : de la dichotomisation à la continuité. Acker, M. V., van Deyck, R. & van Uytfanghe, M. (eds.). Brepols, p. 69-84
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

La sociolinguistique historique, est-elle possible?
Lodge, R. A. 2007 La Mise en oeuvre des langues dans l'interaction. Auzanneau, M. (ed.). L’Harmattan, p. 15-35
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The History of French
Lodge, R. A. 2007 French Applied Linguistics. Ayoun, D. (ed.). John Benjamins, p. 21-48
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The French-Occitan boundary in the late Middle Ages
Lodge, R. A. 2007 Language contact and minority languages on the littorals of Europe. Ureland, S., Lodge, R. A. & Pugh, S. (eds.). Logos Verlag, p. 211-224
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The medieval sources of standardisation in French
Lodge, R. A. 2002 Interpreting the History of French. Sampson, R. & Ayres-Bennett, W. (eds.). Rodopi, p. 265-295
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fam., pop., vulg. et arg., pour quoi faire?
Lodge, R. A. 2001 Tous Azimuts. Peacock, . M. D. (ed.). University of Glasgow, p. 85-107
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Convergence and divergence in the development of the Paris urban vernacular.
Lodge, R. A. 1999 Sociolinguistica (International Yearbook of European Sociolinguistics), vol 13. Niemeyer, p. 50-68
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The consular records of Montferrand (Puy-de-Dôme).
Lodge, R. A. 1997 De Mot en Mot: Aspects of Medieval Linguistics. Gregory, S. & Trotter, D. (eds.). University of Wales Press, p. 105-125
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

 

Standardisation, koinéisation et l'historiographie du français.
Lodge, R. A. 2011 In : Revue de Linguistique romane. 75, 299-300, p. 5-25 20 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Les Sarcelades de Nicolas Jouin (1684-1757)
Lodge, R. A. Sep 2007 In : Langage et Societe. 121-122, p. 113-128
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Le clivage oc-oïl au moyen âge: fiction méthodologique
Lodge, R. A. 2005 In : Mélanges de l'École française de Rome. Moyen Âge. 117, 2, p. 596-613
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Formation of the Dialect of Venice
Ferguson, R. G. & Lodge, R. A. (ed.) Oct 2003 In : Aspects of Linguistic Change. 39, 4, p. 450-464 15 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colloquial vocabulary and politeness in French.
Lodge, R. A. Apr 1999 In : Modern Language Review. 94, p. 355-365 11 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stereotypes of vernacular pronunciation in 17th-18th century Paris
Lodge, R. A. 1996 In : Zeitschrift für Romanische Philologie. 112, p. 205-231 27 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

 

Are there patterns in lexical variation in French?
Lodge, R. A., Abecassis, M., Ayosso, L. & Vialleton, E. 2007 p. 247-258
Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

 

Le Français en Amérique du Nord: État présent. Edited by Albert Valdma, Julie Auger and Deborah Piston-Hatlan. (2005)
Lodge, R. A. Feb 2008 In : Language in Society. 37, 1, p. 144-147
Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Études de philologie romane. Jaques Monfrin (2001)
Lodge, R. A. Mar 2005 In : Medium Aevum. 74, 1, p. 136-137 2 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Les Mots régionaux dans les farces françaises. Yann Greub (2003)
Lodge, R. A. Mar 2005 In : Journal of French Language Studies. 15, 1, p. 103-105
Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Evolution et variation en francais preclassique.  Etudes de syntaxe.  Bernard Combettes (Hg.) (2003)
Lodge, R. A. 2005 In : Romanische Forschungen. 117, 3, p. 386-387 2 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

 

Histoire sociolinguistique du français de Paris
Lodge, R. A. 2004
Research output: Other contribution

Introduction: On linguistic change
Lodge, R. A. Oct 2003 In : Forum for Modern Language Studies. 39, p. 355-356 2 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

L'insuffisance des théories internes du changement linguistique
Lodge, R. A. 2003
Research output: Other contribution

Reallocation between standard and vernacular in early modern Paris
Lodge, R. A. 2003
Research output: Other contribution

Francien et français de Paris
Lodge, R. A. 2002
Research output: Other contribution

Exploring the French language
Lodge, R. A. 1997
Research output: Other contribution