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LINGUIST List 21.1133

Mon Mar 08 2010

Calls: Discourse Analysis, Ling & Literature, General Ling/USA

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


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        1.    Maria Isabel Kalbermatten, XII Annual Conference of the ISLHHS

Message 1: XII Annual Conference of the ISLHHS
Date: 06-Mar-2010
From: Maria Isabel Kalbermatten <mkalbermgustavus.edu>
Subject: XII Annual Conference of the ISLHHS
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Full Title: XII Annual Conference of the ISLHHS

Date: 21-Oct-2010 - 23-Oct-2010
Location: Minneapolis, USA
Contact Person: Maria Isabel Kalbermatten
Meeting Email: islhhsumn.edu

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature

Subject Language(s): Spanish (spa)
Portuguese (por)

Call Deadline: 30-May-2010

Meeting Description:

The International Society for Luso-Hispanic Humor Studies announces the call for
papers for the XII Annual Conference.

Call for Papers

Proposals for papers and panels on any aspect of Luso-Hispanic humor are
invited. Presentations may be in English, Spanish, or Portuguese and may involve
any facet of Luso-Hispanic humor from any period or genre wherever Spanish or
Portuguese are spoken.

Presentations may focus on but are not limited to the following fields:
literature, culture, linguistics, semiotics, discourse analysis, art, music,
cartoons and graphic humor, film, humor theory, and cultural history.

Paper should be free of excessive jargon and accessible to the non- specialist.
Presentations will be limited to twenty minutes.

A refereed volume of papers presented at the Conference will be published.

Participation in the Conference is limited to members of the International
Society for Luso- Hispanic Humor Studies.

For further information on the Society and membership (US $20),
please contact: Dr. Paul Seaver at pseaveraxs2000.net, or Dr. Alita Kelley at
kak7psu.edu.

Please send the papers to: mkalbermgustavus.edu
Abstracts: Abstracts should not exceed one page (with an optional page for
bibliography), in Microsoft Word format. They may be written in English,
Spanish, or Portuguese.

Please include: name, affiliation, e-mail, phone, fax and regular mailing address.

Send abstracts to: islhhsumn.edu

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scholarship available (which pays for the Society Membership and Conference
Registration) must send the abstract by May 30 and the completed paper by July 15.
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