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LINGUIST List 25.2955

Thu Jul 17 2014

Calls: Portuguese, Spanish, Lang Acquisition, Applied Ling, Cognitive Sci, Socioling, Psycholing/Netherlands

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>

Date: 16-Jul-2014
From: Maria Carmen Parafita Couto <m.parafita.coutohum.leidenuniv.nl>
Subject: Bilingualism in the Hispanic and Lusophone World
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Full Title: Bilingualism in the Hispanic and Lusophone World
Short Title: BHL

Date: 14-Jan-2015 - 16-Jan-2016
Location: Leiden, Netherlands
Contact Person: Maria Carmen Parafita Couto
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics; Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): Portuguese; Spanish

Call Deadline: 08-Sep-2014

Meeting Description:

The first Bilingualism in the Hispanic and Lusophone world (BHL) conference will take place at Leiden University (The Netherlands) on January 14-16, 2015.

The goal of the BHL is to bring together researchers working on different aspects of bilingualism in the Hispanic and Lusophone world. Hence, the BHL will be dedicated to research in any area related to bilingualism, including theoretical linguistics, sociolinguistics, second language and bilingual acquisition, heritage languages, and psycholinguistics. By bringing together researchers from different perspectives we will be able to share new insights regarding methodology and get a better understanding of bilingualism.

Invited Speakers:

- Albert Costa (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
- Giuli Dussias (Penn State University)
- Pieter Muysken (Radboud University)
- Jason Rothman (University of Reading)
- Rafael Salaberry (Rice University)
- Scott Schwenter (Ohio State University)

Conference Organizers:

Paz González
Antje Muntendam
M. Carmen Parafita Couto

Call for Papers:

We invite talks and posters in any area related to bilingualism, including theoretical linguistics, sociolinguistics, second language and bilingual acquisition, heritage languages, and psycholinguistics.

Abstracts are invited for 20-minute talks (plus 10 minutes for discussion) and posters. The abstracts should be anonymous, written in English, and fit on 1 page. An additional page may be added for references. Abstracts are due on September 8, 2014 (midnight, Central European Time), and should be sent through the following Easychair website:

http://linguistlist.org/easyabs/BHL

Submissions are limited to one individual and one joint abstract per author, or 2 joint abstracts per author.

Notification of acceptance will be sent around October 15.

Important dates:
Deadline for abstract submission: September 8, midnight Central European Time Zone
Notification of acceptance: October 15, 2014
Conference dates: January 14-16, 2015

Conference organizers: Paz González, Antje Muntendam, M. Carmen Parafita Couto



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