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LINGUIST List 21.2269

Wed May 19 2010

Calls: General Ling, Ling & Lit, Translation, English/Czech Republic

Editor for this issue: Di Wdzenczny <dilinguistlist.org>

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        1.    Dagmar Machova, Theories and Practice

Message 1: Theories and Practice
Date: 17-May-2010
From: Dagmar Machova <machovafhs.utb.cz>
Subject: Theories and Practice
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Full Title: Theories and Practice

Date: 07-Sep-2010 - 08-Sep-2010
Location: Zlin, Czech Republic
Contact Person: Dagmar Machova
Meeting Email: conference.uaafhs.utb.cz
Web Site: http://conference.uaa.utb.cz/

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

Subject Language(s): English (eng)

Call Deadline: 10-Jun-2010

Meeting Description:

Theories and Practice
Second Annual International Conference in English and American Studies

2nd Call For Papers

Theory and practice are inseparable, as new theories have a direct impact
on practice, and empirical research has proven to be fertile ground for new
theories. In this regard, you are cordially invited to attend our second
annual conference, during which well-established theories will be
challenged, expanded upon or related to practice, and new theories will be
introduced. Selected papers will be published in a peer-reviewed
conference proceedings.
We look forward to your contributions in the following fields:

-translation studies
-cultural studies

Expected Plenary Speakers:

Prof. Joseph E. EMONDS (Linguistics)
-representative of the first generation of Generative grammar
-author of several books on Generative syntax and morphology
-research fellow at Institutes of Advanced Studies in Japan, California,
Illinois and Netherlands
-professor on 3 continents

Prof. Josef JAŘAB (Literature)
-foremost Czech scholar in the field of American studies
-author, co-author and editor of more than 30 books or collections of essays
-recipient of a Woodrow Wilson Freedom Award for promotion of U.S. -
Czech relations
-former Czech senator

Tomas Bata University in Zlín
University Centre
T. G. Masaryka 5555
760 01, Zlín, Czech Republic

Date: 7-8 September 2010

The conference will be opened the evening of 7 September with plenary
addresses followed by a social gathering during which refreshments will be
served. The next day, you will have the opportunity to present your latest
research as well as to attend sessions in your academic field and engage in
interesting discussions with your peers.

The deadline for submitting paper proposals is 10 June 2010. The
registration fee of 1000 CZK covers the publication costs of the conference
proceedings, organizational costs, and refreshments, including lunch. The
fee shall be paid by invoice by 15 June 2010. Participants from abroad may
pay in cash upon arrival.
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