|Full Title:||5th Conference of International Society for Gesture Studies|
|Short Title:||ISGS 5|
|Start Date:||24-Jul-2012 - 27-Jul-2012|
|Meeting Email:||click here to access email|
The International Society for Gesture Studies (ISGS) announces the Fifth Conference of the International Society for Gesture Studies: The communicative body in development, to take place in Lund, Sweden, July 24-27, 2012.
The conference celebrates the tenth anniversary of the ISGS. Established in 2002, the ISGS is an international organization that gathers scholars interested in gesture and bodily communicative behaviour, different approaches to sign language, and communication in non-human species. Through its biennial conference series the ISGS constitutes a meeting place for researchers approaching the study of bodily communication from a range of different perspectives.
Plenary Speakers (confirmed):
Michael Corballis, University of Auckland
Jana Iverson, University of Pittsburgh
Spencer Kelly, Colgate University
Stefan Kopp, Bielefeld University
Lorenza Mondada, University of Basel
Wendy Sandler, University of Haifa
|Linguistic Subfield:||Cognitive Science; General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics; Sociolinguistics; Typology|
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