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LINGUIST List 25.196

Mon Jan 13 2014

Calls: French, Sociolinguistics/Germany

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhite93emich.edu>

Date: 12-Jan-2014
From: Claus D. Pusch <puschuni-freiburg.de>
Subject: Languages in the Public Space of the Francophone World
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Full Title: Languages in the Public Space of the Francophone World

Date: 24-Sep-2014 - 27-Sep-2014
Location: Münster in Westfalen, Germany
Contact Person: Claus D. Pusch
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.uni-muenster.de/Romanistik/Aktuelles/Frankoromanistenkongress/kongress.html

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): French

Call Deadline: 31-Jan-2014

Meeting Description:

Languages in the public space of the Francophone world
Linguistic Landscape Studies at the interface of contact linguistics, sociology of language and linguistic ecology

Session Organizers:

Mónica Castillo Lluch (University of Lausanne / Switzerland)
Alexandra Duppé (RWTH Aachen / Germany)
Claus D. Pusch (University of Freiburg im Breisgau / Germany)

This session is organized in the context of the 9th German Congress on French Language and Literature (9. Kongress des Frankoromanistenverbandes) at Westfälische Wilhelms University in Münster, Germany. Practical information on travel, accommodation, the inscription procedure etc. will be available on the conference website at http://www.uni-muenster.de/Romanistik/Aktuelles/Frankoromanistenkongress/kongress.html.

2nd Call for Papers:

In recent decades, Linguistic Landscape Studies (LLS) has established itself as an analytic approach towards the presence of (written) language(s) in the public space.

We invite case studies of LLS in the Francophone world and papers on methodological questions related to LLS. Please check http://www.romanistik.uni-freiburg.de/pusch/LLS_Muenster_2014/ for a detailed presentation of the panel's aims and the full CfP (available in French and English).

Paper proposals, which should not exceed 500 words (bibliographical references included), must be sent in PDF format, with the indication of the author's / authors' name(s), address(es) and contact details on a separate page, by email to the organizers of the panel:

Mónica Castillo Lluch (monica.castillolluchunil.ch)
Alexandra Duppé (alexandra.dupperomanistik.rwth-aachen.de)
Claus D. Pusch (puschuni-freiburg.de)

The talks, which will be organized in 30-minutes slots, can be given in French (preferred), German, or English. Proposals should be written in the language that the author(s) intend(s) to use in the oral presentation. The deadline for submissions is January 31, 2014. Notifications of acceptance will be sent out to the submitters before February 28, 2014.

Specific information on the panel is available at: http://www.romanistik.uni-freiburg.de/pusch/LLS_Muenster_2014/index_e.htm

General information on the conference can be found at: http://www.uni-muenster.de/Romanistik/Aktuelles/Frankoromanistenkongress/kongress.html

Don't hesitate to contact the panel organizers for further information.

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