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LINGUIST List 22.1871

Thu Apr 28 2011

Confs: Romance, Lexicography, Socioling/Brazil

Editor for this issue: Amy Brunett <brunettlinguistlist.org>

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        1.     Ieda Maria Alves , 2nd International Conference on Neology in Romance Languages

Message 1: 2nd International Conference on Neology in Romance Languages
Date: 26-Apr-2011
From: Ieda Maria Alves <cineo2011usp.br>
Subject: 2nd International Conference on Neology in Romance Languages
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2nd International Conference on Neology in Romance Languages
Short Title: CINEO2011

Date: 05-Dec-2011 - 08-Dec-2011
Location: São Paulo, Brazil
Contact: Ieda Maria Alves
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.fflch.usp.br/dlcv/neo/cineo2011/

Linguistic Field(s): Lexicography; Sociolinguistics

Language Family(ies): Romance

Meeting Description:

CINEO2011 is addressed to researchers, students, public and private institutions and people interested in lexical creation and in the development of the lexicon of the Romance languages. The changes that occur in social groups are reflected in the lexicon of all languages and these languages need to create new words in order to name scientific, artistic, economic and social facts that affect a language in a given moment of its history.

The vitality of the Romance languages will be specially discussed in this Congress.

- Theoretical aspects of neology
- Methods of work in neology
- Typology of neologisms
- Sociological aspects of loanwords
- Neology and relations with Informatics
- Communicative and cognitive aspects of neology
- Diachronic aspects of neology
- Neology and minority or minorized languages
- Descriptive and contrastive studies on neology in Romance languages
- Neology and linguistic police
- Neology and languages for special purposes
- Neology and literary texts
- Neology and grammar
- Neology and specialized translation
- Presentation of projects and activities on neology (posters)

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