LINGUIST List 16.741

Fri Mar 11 2005

Calls: General Ling/Sweden; General Ling/UK

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        1.    Karina Vamling, Language, History and Cultural Identities in the Caucasus
        2.    Organising Committee Durham and Newcastle University, 8th Postgraduate Conference in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics


Message 1: Language, History and Cultural Identities in the Caucasus

Date: 09-Mar-2005
From: Karina Vamling <karina.vamlingimer.mah.se>
Subject: Language, History and Cultural Identities in the Caucasus


Full Title: Language, History and Cultural Identities in the Caucasus

Date: 17-Jun-2005 - 20-Jun-2005
Location: Malmoe, Sweden
Contact Person: Revaz Tchantouria
Meeting Email: revaz.tchantouriaimer.mah.se
Web Site: http://www.mah.se/imer/caucasus_conference

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Apr-2005

Meeting Description:

The conference 'Language, History and Cultural identities in the Caucasus' will
be hosted by the Language Department at the School of International Migration
and Ethnic Relations (IMER), Malmoe University (Sweden) in June 17-20, 2005.

We welcome both multidisciplinary papers in the area of language, history and
cultural identities in the Caucasus, and more narrowly focused papers in any of
these disciplines.

Invited speakers include:

Kevin Tuite (Dept. of Anthropology, Montreal University, Canada)
Mukhadin Kumakhov (Dept. of Comparative Linguistics, Institute of Linguistics,
Moscow, Russia
Zara Kumakhova (Dept. of Caucasian languages, Institute of Linguistics, Moscow,
Russia)
Gucha Kvaratskhelia (Chikobava Institute of Linguistics, Tbilisi, Georgia)
Giorgi Kipiani (Dept. of Social Psychology, Institute of Psychology, Tbilisi,
Georgia)
Helen Krag (Minority Studies, Copenhagen Univ., Denmark)
Manana Tabidze (Chikobava Institute of Linguistics, Tbilisi, Georgia)
Marta-Lisa Magnusson (Dept. of Political Science, Copenhagen University, Denmark)
Zaal Kikvidze (Dept. of Kartvelian languages, Kutaisi University, Georgia)

Organizing committee at IMER, Malmoe University:
Karina Vamling
Manana Kock Kobaidze
Revaz Tchantouria

The abstract, not exceeding one page, is to be sent as an attached Word-file to
revaz.tchantouriaimer.mah.se by April 15 2005 (notification of acceptance by
April 25).

English is the main conference language, but we would also like to have the
abstract in translation into either Georgian or Russian.

Those wishing to take part in the conference are kindly requested to send a
registration form no later than May 20, 2005 (conference fee: 45 EUR, students
30 EUR). Arrival day and registration: June 17, departure day June 20.

Message 2: 8th Postgraduate Conference in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics

Date: 09-Mar-2005
From: Organising Committee Durham and Newcastle University <pgconf.linguisticsdurham.ac.uk>
Subject: 8th Postgraduate Conference in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics



Full Title: 8th Postgraduate Conference in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics
in Association with The University of Newcastle

Date: 27-Jun-2005 - 27-Jun-2005
Location: Durham, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Organising Committee
Meeting Email: pgconf.linguisticsdurham.ac.uk
Web Site: http://www.dur.ac.uk/pgconf.linguistics

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Mar-2005

Meeting Description:

A chance for postgraduates from all fields of linguistics to share their research.

THE EIGHTH DURHAM POSTGRADUATE CONFERENCE
IN THEORETICAL AND APPLIED LINGUISTICS

in association with THE UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE

Monday, 27th June 2005

FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS

We are pleased to announce the Eighth Durham Postgraduate Conference in
Theoretical and Applied Linguistics in association with the University of
Newcastle on Monday 27th June 2005. The purpose of the conference is to provide
postgraduates studying in ANY area of linguistics with an opportunity to present
their research.

KEY DATES

Deadline for abstracts: 15th March 2005
Notification of acceptance: 19th April 2005
Pre-registration deadline: 20th June 2005
Conference (in Durham): 27th June 2005

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Abstract submission guidelines are available at
http://www.dur.ac.uk/pgconf.linguistics. Email submissions preferred (Word/PDF
format only). Abstracts should be sent to: pgconf.conferencedurham.ac.uk.

Otherwise, paper submissions should be sent to:
Abstract Submissions, Durham Postgraduate Conference, School of Linguistics and
Language, University of Durham, Elvet Riverside, New Elvet, Durham DH1 3JT, UK.

Accepted papers will be allotted 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for
discussion. Speakers will also be invited to submit their paper for publication
in the Durham & Newcastle Working Papers in Linguistics.

Sponsored by LAGB and Ustinov College, UNIVERSITY OF DURHAM

School of Linguistics and Language, UNIVERSITY OF DURHAM
School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics, UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE

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