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LINGUIST List 22.2403

Thu Jun 09 2011

Calls: English, Sociolinguistics/United Kingdom

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <alisonlinguistlist.org>

LINGUIST is pleased to announce the launch of an exciting new feature: Easy Abstracts! Easy Abs is a free abstract submission and review facility designed to help conference organizers and reviewers accept and process abstracts online. Just go to: http://www.linguistlist.org/confcustom, and begin your conference customization process today! With Easy Abstracts, submission and review will be as easy as 1-2-3!
        1.     Natalie Braber , Northern Englishes Workshop 5

Message 1: Northern Englishes Workshop 5
Date: 09-Jun-2011
From: Natalie Braber <natalie.braberntu.ac.uk>
Subject: Northern Englishes Workshop 5
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Full Title: Northern Englishes Workshop 5
Short Title: NEW5

Date: 02-Apr-2012 - 04-Apr-2012
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Natalie Braber
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: https://sites.google.com/site/ntu5new/

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 28-Oct-2011

Meeting Description:

We are pleased to announce the call for papers for the 5th Northern Englishes Workshop. The conference will take place at Nottingham Trent University between the 2nd and 4th April 2012. These are confirmed dates, so you can mark them in your diaries.

The Keynote Speakers at NEW5 will be:

Professor Joan Beal (The University of Sheffield)
Mr Jonnie Robinson (The British Library)

The workshop will hold a special workshop on historical methodology, and we are delighted to announce that Deborah Skinner (Nottingham Trent University) will present a special session on Oral History and Film Archives.

Call for Papers:

This workshop encourages papers from academics and post-graduates examining language variation in the 'Linguistic North' of the UK.

Please submit an abstract of no more than 500 words by Easy Abs to: http://linguistlist.org/confcustom/new2012

You can submit a paper on historical methodology, but papers are not limited to this topic and can cover other linguistic fields focused on a variety of Northern English.

Please contact the conference organiser at natalie.braberntu.ac.uk or visit our website at https://sites.google.com/site/ntu5new/ for further information. This page is currently under construction but details about registration and accommodation will be posted on the website in due course.

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