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Mon Nov 06 2006
Calls: Historical Ling, Sociolinguistics/Cyprus; Translation/Austria
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The International Conference on Language Variation in Europe 4
Marie Curie Conference Series MuTra
Message 1: The International Conference on Language Variation in Europe 4
From: Stavroula Tsiplakou <stavucy.ac.cy>
Subject: The International Conference on Language Variation in Europe 4
Full Title: The International Conference on Language Variation in Europe 4
Short Title: ICLaVE 4
Date: 17-Jun-2007 - 19-Jun-2007
Location: Nicosia, Cyprus
Contact Person: Pavlos Pavlou
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.ucy.ac.cy/~iclave4
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
Call Deadline: 30-Dec-2006
The International Conference on Language Variation in Europe (ICLaVE) is a biannual meeting addressing any aspect of linguistic variation observed in languages spoken in present-day Europe. The conference is intended to provide a platform for every scholar interested in issues related to this topic, be it as a historical linguist, a sociolinguist, a specialist in grammatical theory, a dialectologist, a psycholinguist or from any other point of view.
4th International Conference on Language Variation in Europe
University of Cyprus
17-19 June, 2007
The University of Cyprus is hosting the 4th International Conference on Language Variation in Europe (ICLaVE 2007) from 17 to 19 June 2007 in Nicosia, Cyprus.
ICLaVE is one of the most important for research in the area of language variation in Europe. It aims to bring together specialists in European languages/languages spoken in Europe with the purpose of discussing methodological and theoretical issues in the study of language variation and change. Scholars in any area of linguistics, such as historical linguistics, psycholinguistics, dialectology, sociolinguistics etc., are invited to submit their proposals.
We invite abstracts for paper (20-minute presentation + 10-minute discussion) and poster presentations in all areas of language variation in European languages and languages spoken in Europe.
Participants wishing to present a paper or a poster should send an anonymous copy with the title of their paper/poster and an abstract of 350 words maximum, including references. Please send your contact information (name, affiliation and a contact address) in a separate file, and clearly state which kind of presentation you prefer.
Authors should use Times New Roman 12pt, 1.5 space. All proposals should be in English. Abstracts should be submitted as Word or RTF documents by e-mail to iclave4ucy.ac.cy (preferably) or by surface mail to ICLaVE4, Stavroula Tsiplakou, University of Cyprus, P.O. Box 20537, CY-1678 Nicosia, by December 30th 2006. Please use the following name format for your file: [surname of major author]Iclave4, e.g. SmithIclave4.
The organizing committee invites workshop proposals on specific topics related to the general theme of the conference. We have defined three broad areas for workshops: (a) intonational/prosodic variation, (b) delineating dialect continua (c) lexical variation. Proposals for workshops in other areas are also welcomed. Workshops are to be organized as two to four-hour sessions on a specific topic with 4 to 8 20-minute papers and time for discussion. In their proposal, workshop organizers should briefly describe the workshop topic and give the names, affiliation and e-mail addresses of presenters, as well as the abstracts of individual papers.
Proposals for workshops should be 2 pages long (maximum) and should reach the organizing committee by November 30th 2006. Authors should use Times New Roman 12pt, 1.5 space. All proposals should be in English. Abstracts should be submitted as Word or RTF documents by e-mail to iclave4ucy.ac.cy (preferably) or by surface mail at ICLaVE4, Stavroula Tsiplakou, University of Cyprus, P.O. Box 20537, CY-1678 Nicosia.
Please note that the deadlines for workshop proposals and the deadlines for paper/poster presentations are different.
- Deadline for workshop proposals: November 30th
Notification of acceptance: December 30th
- Deadline for paper/poster abstracts: December 30th
Notification of acceptance: February 1st
Peter Auer (University of Freiburg)
Frans Hinskens (Meertens Instituut & Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
Paul Kerswill (Lancaster University)
Inge Lise Pedersen (University of Copenhagen)
Mats Thelander (University of Uppsala)
M. Teresa Turell (University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)
Local Committee (University of Cyprus):
Pavlos Pavlou, Department of English Language and Literature, pavlospucy.ac.cy
Marilena Karyolemou, Department of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies, makarucy.ac.cy
Andreas Papapavlou, Department of English Language and Literature, andreaspucy.ac.cy
Stavroula Tsiplakou, Department of Education, stavucy.ac.cy
Elisabet Sivas, Department of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies, elsivashotmail.com
- Brian Joseph, Ohio State University
- Aggeliki Malikouti-Drachman, University of Salzburg
- Peter Trudgill, University of Fribourg
For questions or requests for information please contact: iclave4ucy.ac.cy
Conference URL: www.ucy.ac.cy/~iclave4
Message 2: Marie Curie Conference Series MuTra
From: Heidrun Gerzymisch-Arbogast <h.gerzymischmx.uni-saarland.de>
Subject: Marie Curie Conference Series MuTra
Full Title: Marie Curie Conference Series MuTra
Short Title: LSP Translation Scenarios
Date: 30-Apr-2007 - 04-May-2007
Location: Vienna, Austria
Contact Person: Heidrun Gerzymisch-Arbogast, www.atrc.de
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.euroconferences.info
Linguistic Field(s): Translation
Call Deadline: 31-Dec-2007
Marie Curie Conference Series MuTra 2007 - LSP Translation Scenarios
The Marie Curie Conference Series 'Multidimensional Translation' is intended to examine multiple (multilingual, multimedia, multimodal and polysemiotic) dimensions of modern translation scenarios and to address questions as to the impact of new technologies on the form, content, structure and modes of translated products. The third conference on the topic of 'LSP Translation Scenarios' will be held from 30 April - 04 may 2007 in Vienna, Austria. For further information please visit our website www.euroconferences.info.
Deadline for the Submission of Paper Abstracts: 31 December 2006
Deadline for Scholarship Applications: 31 December 2006
Notification of Acceptance of Paper Abstracts: 15 January 2007
Notification of Acceptance of Scholarships: 15 January 2007
Registration Deadline for Young Researchers: 1 February 2007
General Registration Deadline: 1 March 2007
All presentations should be based on research.
Within the framework of this conference on 'LSP Translation Scenarios' we especially welcome papers with a focus on the following domains:
- LSP Translation Scenarios
- Translation & Interpreting Theory & Methodology
- LSP Interpreting
- Audiovisual Translation Scenarios
Please find the call for papers and registration form on our website www.euroconferences.info.
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