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Thu Oct 27 2011

Calls: Discourse Analysis, Forensic Linguistics/China

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

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        1.     Le Cheng , Law and Semiotics Strand at 11th World Congress of Semiotics

Message 1: Law and Semiotics Strand at 11th World Congress of Semiotics
Date: 27-Oct-2011
From: Le Cheng <chengle163hotmail.com>
Subject: Law and Semiotics Strand at 11th World Congress of Semiotics
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Full Title: Law and Semiotics Strand at 11th World Congress of Semiotics
Short Title: Law and Semiotics

Date: 05-Oct-2012 - 09-Oct-2012
Location: Nanjing, China
Contact Person: Le Cheng
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.semio2012.com/english.asp

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis; Forensic Linguistics

Call Deadline: 31-Dec-2011

Meeting Description:

We plan to organize a strand on 'Law and Semiotics' at the World Congress of Semiotics, 5-9 October 2012, Nanjing, China. This strand will be composed of several roundtables/sessions on the following themes:

Court Interpreting and semiotics
Court recording and semiotics
Court Interaction and semiotics
Judicial discourse and semiotics
Legal drafting and semiotics
Legal interpretation and semiotics
Legal translation and semiotics
Legal transplant and semiotics
Legal writing and semiotics
Police interrogation/interview and semiotics

Call for Papers:

If you are interested in making contribution to such an initiative, please kindly send your abstracts or session/roundtable proposals to Le Cheng (chengle163hotmail.com) before 31 December 2011. We will have an edited volume and/or special issues with the International Journal of Law, Language and Discourse, and International Journal for the Semiotics of Law.

For more information, please kindly visit 11th World Congress of Semiotics at:


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