Louis Coeyman

Email: l.coeyman.1@research.gla.ac.uk

Research title: Scots language revitalisation in the 21st century

Research Summary

My research explores the Scots language revitalisation in 21st century Scotland. I investigate Scots language policies and how they relate (or not) to the ideologies and practices of grass-roots revitalisation efforts.


2021-25 Collaborative Doctoral Award, Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities (AHRC)


Conference organisation

  • 2022      Linguacultural Spaces. 10th-11th May 2022. University of Glasgow

Conference papers

  • 2022      “An overview of the Scots revitalisation”, Linguacultural Spaces, Glasgow, UK


English Language and Linguistics

  • Language, Mind, and Expression (2021/2022)

Additional Information

Research Interests

  • Linguistic anthropology & Sociolinguistics
  • Language policy and planning
  • Minority languages and Endangered language revitalisation
  • Language attitudes and ideologies
  • French-speaking world
  • Scots, Picard