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LINGUIST List 23.4510

Mon Oct 29 2012

Calls: Lexicography/Italy

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

Date: 29-Oct-2012
From: Olga Karpova <olga.m.karpovagmail.com>
Subject: Life Beyond Dictionaries
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Full Title: Life Beyond Dictionaries

Date: 12-Sep-2013 - 14-Sep-2013
Location: Florence, Italy
Contact Person: Ekaterina Shilova
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://lex2013.16mb.com/

Linguistic Field(s): Lexicography

Call Deadline: 01-Jun-2013

Meeting Description:

Location: Florence, Auditorium al Duomo, Italy (http://www.auditoriumalduomo.com)
Dates: September 12-14, 2013
Working languages: English

Keynote Speakers:

Mr. Paolo Del Bianco, President of the Romualdo Del Bianco® Foundation - Life Beyond Tourism®, Professor Emeritus of Ivanovo State University (Florence, Italy)
Prof. Janet DeCesaris (Barcelona Pompeo Fabra University, Spain)
Prof. Geoffrey Williams (Université de Bretagne-Sud, France)

Topics of the lectures will be announced in January 2013.


- Sessions:
1. Cultural Tourism and Heritage Dictionaries
2. Cultural Aspects of Learner Lexicography
3. New Dictionaries Projects
- International students' workshop A Dictionary without Boundaries: Florence in the Works of World Famous People. Project of a Dictionary for Guides and Tourists. Moderators: Prof. Dr. Olga Karpova and General Secretary of the Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation®- Life Beyond Tourism® (http://www.lifebeyondtourism.com) Mr. Simone Giometti
- Round-table discussions
- Poster sessions
- Video bridge with Ivanovo State University
- Book exhibition

Participation Fee:

Participants: 390 Euro to cover:

Opening at Palazzo Medici Riccardi
A conference kit for each participant
Welcome reception at Auditorium al Duomo
3 coffee breaks
Discount cards for lunches
2 days conference room at al Duomo
Entrance to the Palazzo Medici Riccardi museum
Support for accommodation through discounted hotels
Organizing secretariat before and during the conference (support with visa, registration, payment, etc.)

Early bird reduced fee (registration before May 30, 2013): 330 Euro
Accompanying persons: 330 Euro

Several options of accommodation will be provided by promo Florence Events in Circular 2.

Additional fee is required for:

Closing dinner (60 Euro)
Post conference tour: Laurenziana Library + Accademia della Crusca

Publication of the Conference Proceedings will be provided at the expenses of Ivanovo State University (Russia).

The official site of the conference is under construction.

The programme of the conference will be announced on June 30, 2013.

Call for Papers:

The deadline for submission is June 1, 2013.

Papers of no more than 3 pages should be sent as an attached file by email to florencelexgmail.com. Please use surname (of the first author for co-authored papers) as the name of the file. Specify the author's name (no titles), affiliation, and paper title.

Paper size: A5 (NB!)
Font for the main text: Times New Roman, 11 pt
Font for the references: Times New Roman, 10 pt
Spacing: single line-spacing throughout
Margins of 2 cm (top and bottom) and 1,9 cm (left and right)

Presentation Times:

Plenary sessions - 30 minutes
Sessions - 15 minutes

Important Dates:

Registration and presentation of abstracts: March 15, 2013 (Registration Form is available in Appendix 1)
Notification of acceptance to the selected speakers: April 1, 2013
Early bird registration (reduced fee): May 30, 2013
Presentation of final papers for publication: June 1, 2013
Program of the conference: June 30, 2013

Scientific Secretariat:

To get further information, please contact the Conference manager, Dr. Ekaterina Shilova.
Email address: florencelexgmail.com
Tel/fax: +7 (4932) 37 54 02
Mailing address: Ivanovo State University, 39 Yermak St., Ivanovo 153025 Russia

Logistic Secretariat:

Promo Florence Events (http://www.fly-events.com)


Alekseeva L., Karpova O. Florence as Reflected in the New Type of Lexicographic Work // New Trends in Lexicography: Ways of Registrating and Describing Lexis / Ed. by Olga Karpova and Faina Kartashkova. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 2010. P. 131-138.
Varantola K. Dictionary Use // International Journal of Lexicography. 2008. Vol. 21. N.3. P. 34-45.

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