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Full Title: International Society for Gesture Studies

Short Title: ISGS 6
Location: San Diego, CA, USA
Start Date: 08-Jul-2014 - 11-Jul-2014
Contact: Seana Coulson
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting Description: The International Society for Gesture Studies (ISGS) is pleased to announce the Sixth Conference of the Society for Gesture Studies: Gesture in Interaction. It will be held on the campus of the University of California, San Diego, July 8-11, 2014.

Devoted to the study of multimodality in communication, the ISGS is an interdisciplinary group of researchers including anthropologists, cognitive scientists, computer scientists, linguists, neuroscientists, psychologists, and semioticians. The Society convenes for a major international conference every two years, and the 2014 meeting will be the sixth.

Plenary Speakers:

Herbert Clark, Stanford University
Susan Wagner Cook, University of Iowa
Marjorie H. Goodwin, UCLA
Marianne Gullberg, Lund University
Asli Özyürek, MPI Nijmegen and Radboud University
Andy Wilson, Microsoft Research

Conference Language:

The conference language will be English. American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters will be available.

The conference website is: isgs.ucsd.edua
Linguistic Subfield: Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition; Neurolinguistics; Pragmatics; Sociolinguistics
LL Issue: 24.3534

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