Logo Spring School DGfS-CNRS Summer School on
Linguistic Typology
August 15 - September 3, 2010

Social events


Especially during the weekends we will arrange some social events.

We will organize sight seeing tours in Leipzig as well as to Berlin and Weimar.

Furthermore there are some activities which call for some preparation (with regards to equipment and finances):

There will be the possibility to do a hiking tour in the Elbe Sandstone Mountains. You will need sturdy shoes and a rain jacket for this tour.

From August 20-22 there will be the Highfield festival at Störmthaler See, a lake in the vicinity of Leipzig. The line-up includes Placebo, Blink-182, Billy Talent, Fettes Brot, The Gaslight Anthem and many more. (see
If you want to go there, you may buy a ticket in advance and contact us in case you can’t bring a tent and so on with you to the summer school - we will try to find a solution for you.


For questions concerning the social events, please contact sslt at (replace 'at' by the '@' sign to obtain a working e-mail address)