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Conference Information

Full Title: Inaugural Conference of the International Association of Literary Linguistics

Location: Mainz, Germany
Start Date: 15-Apr-2015 - 17-Apr-2015
Contact: Anja Müller-Wood
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting Description: Literary linguistics – that is, research exploring the interface of two academic fields all too often deemed irreconcilable – has enjoyed renewed popularity in recent years, as a growing number of scholars have come to acknowledge the value of this kind of interdisciplinary endeavour. The aim of this conference is to take stock of the scholarly work conjoining linguistics and literary studies, identify current research interests and point out possible future directions of the field.

Keynote Speakers:

Nigel Fabb (Strathclyde)
Johanna Laakso (Vienna)
Deirdre Wilson (UCL)
Linguistic Subfield: Ling & Literature; Text/Corpus Linguistics
LL Issue: 25.2254

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