Inga Hilbig

Associate Professor at the Department of Lithuanian Studies, Institute of Applied Linguistics, Vilnius University.

Inga Hilbig is interested in (early) bilingualism, (non-)harmonious bilingualism, family language policy, and cross-cultural communication. Her main research focus currently lies on the emotional well-being of Lithuanian migrant women in situations of non-harmonious bilingualism in their inter-ethnic families. She also gives talks and seminars on children’s bilingualism for Lithuanian parents and community schools’ teachers in diaspora.

Inga has published the following article:

Inga Hilbig. (2022). “Zwei Sprachen gleichzeitig? Nein, das schaff’ ich nicht”: A Lithuanian-German Boy’s Journey to Active Bilingualism. Philologia Estonica Tallinnensis, 2022 (7), 126–147.