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LINGUIST List 25.794

Mon Feb 17 2014

Calls: Socioling, Discourse Analysis, Anthropological Ling, Applied Ling/USA

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

Date: 17-Feb-2014
From: Dr. Sukari B. Salone <ssalonescsu.edu>
Subject: South Carolina Project on Language and Culture Conference
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Full Title: South Carolina Project on Language and Culture Conference
Short Title: SCPLC

Date: 10-Oct-2014 - 10-Oct-2014
Location: Orangeburg, South Carolina, USA
Contact Person: Sukari Salone
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.scsu.edu/scplc/callforpapers.aspx

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Applied Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 15-April-2014

Meeting Description:

South Carolina State University will host the South Carolina Project on
Language and Culture (SCPLC) Conference, which will be held October 10, 2014.

Conference Theme: South Carolina's Cultures and Languages: Identifying,
Documenting and Interpreting

The South Carolina Project on Language and Culture (SCPLC) is a program of
the Department of English and Modern Languages and the College of
Education, Humanities, and Social Sciences, SC State University,
Orangeburg, SC.

Call for Papers:

The organizing committee is soliciting proposals for 20-minute
presentations on topics related to language, culture, dialects, literature,
film, communities, and other areas that highlight research and
documentation studies on South Carolina’s (or regional) cultures and languages.

Please send a 250-300 word abstract by April 15, 2014 via email to
ssalonescsu.edu. Please send the following information with the abstract:

1. Name and affiliation of the presenter
2. Email address
3. Title of the presentation.
4. Abstract (approximately 250-300 words)
5. AV equipment requests, if any

Possible Topic Areas:

Southern Regional Cultures
African-American Cultures
Hispanic Cultures/Language Variation
Jewish Cultures
Native American Cultures
Gullah dialects
Geechee dialects
Gullah/Geechee Cultures
Non-standard dialects of South Carolina
Regional dialects of South Carolina
Languages of Native American ethnic groups
South-Eastern Regional Cultures and Languages
SC wedding, reunion, funeral traditions
Regional language varieties
Culture through literature
South Carolina authors
Culture and language through film
Culture and language from the perspective of broadcast and journalism studies

We will notify accepted applicants by June 15, 2014. Updates of the
conference will be posted on this website:

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