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LINGUIST List 20.3651

Wed Oct 28 2009

Calls: General Ling, Socioling/USA

Editor for this issue: Kate Wu <katelinguistlist.org>


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        1.    Delano Lamy, 5th Colloquium Linguistics/Literature at UF

Message 1: 5th Colloquium Linguistics/Literature at UF
Date: 27-Oct-2009
From: Delano Lamy <coloquioufgmail.com>
Subject: 5th Colloquium Linguistics/Literature at UF
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Full Title: 5th Colloquium Linguistics/Literature at UF

Date: 25-Feb-2010 - 27-Feb-2010
Location: Gainesville, FL, USA
Contact Person: Delano Lamy
Meeting Email: coloquioufgmail.com

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 17-Feb-2010

Meeting Description:

The graduate students of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese Studies at the
University of Florida cordially invite submissions for their 5th Annual
Interdisciplinary Colloquium on Spanish and Latin American Literatures,
Linguistics, and Cultures on February 25 - 27, 2010. The colloquium will bring
together graduate students and professors from a wide variety of disciplines
whose work explores the concepts of 'Worlds in Contact'.

Los estudiantes graduados del Departamento de Estudios de Español y Portugués de
la Universidad de la Florida invitan cordialmente la entrega de resúmenes para
su Quinto Coloquio Interdisciplinario Anual sobre Literatura, Lingüística y
Cultura Española y Latinoamericana el 25 - 27 de febrero del 2010. El coloquio
reunirá a estudiantes graduados y profesores de una amplia gama de disciplinas
cuyo trabajo explore los conceptos de 'Mundos en contacto'.

V Interdisciplinary Colloquium on Spanish and Latin American Literatures,
Linguistics, and Cultures
University of Florida
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
170 Dauer Hall
Phone: (352) 392-2016
Fax: (352) 392-5679
Gainesville, FL 32611-7405
E-Mail: coloquioufgmail.com

Call for Papers

Deadline extended: Febrery 17, 2010

Open to all relevant topics, with thematic emphasis on the following: Language
contact, transmutations of art, cities and spaces, literary and film space,
globalization, bilingualism and multilingualism, race and ethnic relations, the
Other / the Outsider, biculturalism, second language acquisition, picturing
women's voices and silences, code-switching, memory, language change and
variation, syncretism / hybridism, new technologies and literary communication,
language and gender, immigration, and exile and diasporas.

The colloquium will have the distinction of featuring three outstanding keynote
speakers:

Rena Torres Cacoullos
Spanish Linguistics
Penn State University

Shifra Armon
Spanish Literature and Culture
University of Florida

Philip Williams
Latin American Studies
University of Florida

Please send your one-page, single-spaced abstract attached as a Word document to
coloquioufgmail.com by Feb 17, 2010. Specify in the subject line whether
your abstract is intended for Linguistics, Literature, or Cultural Studies. With
your submission, please make sure you include: the title of your paper, your
name, institutional affiliation, and email address. The selection committee will
respond to proposals as soon as possible. All presentations will have a
20-minute limit. A $30 donation will be greatly appreciated.

Abierto a todos los temas relevantes, con énfasis temático en lo siguiente:
Lenguas en contacto, transmutaciones en el arte, ciudades y espacios espacio
literario y cinematográfico, la globalización, bilingüismo y multiculturalismo,
relaciones raciales y étnicas, El Otro y El marginado, biculturalismo,
adquisición de segundas lenguas, visualización de las voces y silencios
femeninos, alternancia de lenguas, memoria, variación y cambio lingüístico,
sincretismo / hibridismo, tecnología nueva y comunicación literaria, lengua y
género, la inmigración, y el exilio y la diáspora.

El coloquio tendrá la distinción de presentar a tres excelentes plenaristas:

Rena Torres Cacoullos
Lingüística del español
La Universidad de Penn State

Shifra Armon
Literatura Peninsular
La Universidad de la Florida

Philip Williams
Ciencias políticas en Latinoamérica
La Universidad de la Florida

Por favor, mande su resumen de una página a simple espacio adjuntado como
documento de Word a coloquioufgmail.com para el 7 de enero del 2010.
Especifique en el espacio de asunto si su resumen está destinado a la
lingüística, la literatura o a los estudios culturales. En su resumen, por favor
asegúrese de incluir: el título de su trabajo, su nombre, afiliación
institucional y correo electrónico. El comité de selección contestará a
propuestas lo antes posible. Las presentaciones tendrán un límite de 20 minutos.
Se agradecería una donación de $30.

V Interdisciplinary Colloquium on Spanish and Latin American Literatures,
Linguistics, and Cultures
University of Florida
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
170 Dauer Hall
Phone: (352) 392-2016
Fax: (352) 392-5679
Gainesville, FL 32611-7405
E-Mail: coloquioufgmail.com
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