LINGUIST List 13.1559

Fri May 31 2002

Calls: Lang Processing, Politeness & Power

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  1. Christer Johansson, Bergen Workshop Statistical Methods
  2. B.L. DAVIES, Call for Papers (Extended Deadline]

Message 1: Bergen Workshop Statistical Methods

Date: Fri, 31 May 2002 05:51:33 +0000
From: Christer Johansson <>
Subject: Bergen Workshop Statistical Methods

We are arranging a workshop in 

 Statistical Language Processing

 aimed at graduate students, 
 and interested researchers and teachers.

You will find more information at:

 with more information about how to sign up, 
 and how to submit a poster abstract.
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Message 2: Call for Papers (Extended Deadline]

Date: Fri, 31 May 2002 13:09:02 +0100
Subject: Call for Papers (Extended Deadline]

Bethan Davies ( on behalf on the Linguistic
Politeness Research Group

One day conference at Loughborough University, UK. 
Saturday, 14th September 2002

Politeness and Power

Keynote speaker: Richard Watts

Proposals for papers are now invited on any aspect of politeness
scholarship that relates to power:

- Papers should be for sessions of 40 minutes, including at least 10
minutes for discussion.

- Deadline: **now extended to 15th June**

- Proposals shuld be of 300 words, and sent in by email / email
attachment to

Registration, refreshment and lunch $40 / Postgraduates $15.

Further information will be available via Chris Christie at the above
address, or from the Group's website:
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