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LINGUIST List 24.43

Tue Jan 08 2013

Calls: General Linguistics/USA

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

Date: 07-Jan-2013
From: Christian Hempelmann <c.hempelmanntamuc.edu>
Subject: 3rd North East Texas Humor Research Conference
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Full Title: 3rd North East Texas Humor Research Conference
Short Title: NETHRC

Date: 22-Feb-2013 - 24-Feb-2013
Location: Dallas, TX, USA
Contact Person: Christian F. Hempelmann
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.tamuc.edu/humor

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 09-Jan-2013

Meeting Description:

3rd North East Texas Humor Research Conference (NETHRC) 2013
Humor in the Professions, Psychology, Pedagogy: Intercultural Perspectives
http://www.tamuc.edu/humor
February 22-24, 2013 | Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas

Hosted by:

The Division of Communication Studies
SMU Meadows Schools of the Arts

The College of Humanities, Social Sciences & Arts
Texas A&M-Commerce

The 3rd North East Texas Humor Research Conference 2013 invites submissions for a multidisciplinary 3-day conference in Dallas, TX. The conference theme is ‘Humor in the Professions, Psychology, Pedagogy: Intercultural Perspectives.’ NETHRC 2013 will include an opening plenary roundtable and reception, paper sessions, panels, posters, and workshops.

Conference Fee:

$40 preregistration by January 22, 2013 ($50 on site)
$20 for students (please provide proof of student status)

Conference fee includes conference refreshments, Friday night reception, Saturday lunch, and Saturday dinner for students.

Address for Preregistration Checks:

NETHRC 2013
College of Humanities, Social Sciences & Arts
P.O. Box 3011
Texas A&M University-Commerce
Commerce, TX 75429-3011

Accommodation:

Holiday Inn Dallas Central - Park Cities
6070 North Expressway, Dallas, TX 75206
(214) 750-6060

- $95/night if booked by February 8, 2013
- Group reservation code: Humor Conference
- Booking link: http://ichotelsgroup.com/redirect?path=rates&brandCode=HI&GPC=HUM&hotelCode=DFWHI&_PMID=99801505
- 0.8 mi from campus
- Hotel offers breakfast and a shuttle to the SMU campus.
- If you’re a student interested in sharing a room, please email: CHSSAtamuc.edu.
- Closer and more expensive rooms are available at the Lumen: http://www.hotellumen.com/

Conference Venue:

Umphrey Lee Center, 3300 Dyer Street, SMU campus

Call for Papers:

The deadline has been extended to January 9, 2013, 11:59pm Central. Notifications of acceptance will now be sent by January 15, 2013

While submissions on the theme are strongly encouraged, all submission in humor research are welcome.

Please submit:

- Abstract for general submission (up to 250 words; plus 1 extra page for images, references, etc.); indicate if paper (20m + Q/A) or poster or either.
- Panels of 3 papers (90 minutes)
- Workshops (90 minutes)
- Submission email: CHSSAtamuc.edu

Important Dates:

January 9, 2013: Submission deadline
January 15, 2013: Notification of acceptance
January 22, 2013: Preregistration deadline
February 8, 2013: Deadline for special hotel rate

Conference Organizers:

Christian F. Hempelmann, Ph. D.
Department of Literature & Languages
Texas A&M-Commerce
Hall of Languages
Commerce, TX 75429
c.hempelmanntamuc.edu

Owen Hanley Lynch, Ph. D.
Communication Studies
Meadows School of the Arts
Southern Methodist University
Umphrey Lee Building
Dallas, TX 75275
olynchmail.smu.edu

Program Committee:

Salvatore Attardo, Texas A&M-Commerce
Sean Guillory, Dartmouth
Christian F. Hempelmann, Texas A&M-Commerce
Owen Hanley Lynch, SMU
Lucy Pickering, Texas A&M-Commerce
Jyotsna Vaid, Texas A&M-College Station



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