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Full Title: 8th Language at the University of Essex Postgraduate Conference

Short Title: 8th LangUE
Location: Colchester, Essex, United Kingdom
Start Date: 13-Jun-2013 - 14-Jun-2013
Contact: Gary Taylor-Raebel
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting URL: http://www.essex.ac.uk/linguistics/department/events/langue/2013/index.aspx
Meeting Description: LangUE 2013
8th Language at the University of Essex Postgraduate Conference
Thursday 13 - Friday 14 June 2013
University of Essex, Colchester, UK

The Department of Language and Linguistics at the University of Essex invites you to its eighth postgraduate two-day conference which will be held at the University of Essex on Thursday 13 - Friday 14 June 2013.

The conference aims at bringing together postgraduate students to present and discuss current research, results and problems from any field of linguistics.

Conference Format:

The conference will include presentations of papers, posters, workshops and plenary talks.

Invited Plenary Speakers:

We are pleased to announce Dr. Alan Waters (University of Lancaster) and Dr. Florence Myles (University of Essex) as this year’s plenary speakers.


Information regarding registration will be available on the website in due course.
Linguistic Subfield: General Linguistics
LL Issue: 24.950

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