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Message 1: Call for Paper Proposals, Language & Law

Date: Fri, 24 Jan 92 12:27 EST
From: <DUMASBUTKVX.bitnet>
Subject: Call for Paper Proposals, Language & Law


I am in the final stages of proposing three sessions on Language & Law for
the 1992 Law and Society Ass'n Annual Meeting in Philadelphia May 28-31. I can
consider one additional paper, preferably by a linguist reporting on
analysis in a legal case. I also have room for discussants, each of
whom will be asked to read drafts of papers (4) in advance, then
discuss papers (as a group) following their presentation. If you
want to talk to me about this, please e-mail me (DUMASBUTKVX) of
call my home 615-637-6080 or my office 615-974-6965 SOON. Thanks.
Bethany Dumas/English/Univ of TN/Knoxville 37996.
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Message 2: ICHoLS VI

Date: Fri, 24 Jan 1992 13:10 ESTICHoLS VI
From: <JANKOWSKYGUVAX.bitnet>
Subject: ICHoLS VI


 FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT OF ICHoLS VI

 The Sixth International Conference on the History of the
Language Sciences (ICHoLS) will take place at Georgetown University,
Washington, D.C., U.S.A., from Monday, 9 August, to Saturday, 14 August
1993, under the auspices of the University's School of Languages and
Linguistics and the North American Association for the History of the
Language Sciences (NAAHoLS). Meetings will be held at the facilities of the
Intercultural Center on the Main Campus of the University.

 As the general topic of the ICHoLS VI, the following has
been selected:

 "FROM THE DIVERSITY OF LANGUAGES TO THE UNITY OF
LANGUAGE"

Papers are invited on all aspects of the history of the language
sciences.
Deadline for submission of a one-page abstract for either plenary
sessions (20
minutes plus 10 minutes for discussion) or poster sessions (30
minutes plus 15
minutes for discussion) is 31 October 1992. Abstracts in 5 copies
should be
submitted in a separate envelope without any name attached to it.
Name and
complete address of the author as well as title of the proposed
paper should be
written on a post card size (approx. 3x5 inches) card and mailed,
together with
the closed envelope containing the abstract copies, to the
Conference Organizer.
Decisions of the Selection Committee will be made public by 1
February 1993.

 The participation fee has been established at US $145.00.
Checks or
international money orders should be made payable to ICHoLS VI,
George-
town University, and must be received no later than 15 April 1993.
Thereafter
an additional late fee of US $30 will be charged until 31 July
1993, after which
no enrollment for the Conference will be possible. Students, with
the appropri-
ate endorsement of their department chair, may register at a
reduction of 25%,
provided their fees of US $114.00 are received before 1 June 1993.
 As on previous occasions, a volume of selected papers
presented at the
Conference will be published by the firm John Benjamins, Amsterdam
& Phila-
delphia. A Selection Committee will make the necessary
recommendations.

 For further details, contact: Dr. Kurt R. Jankowsky
 Organizer, ICHoLS VI
 German Department
 Georgetown University
 Washington, DC 20057-0994,
U.S.A.
 Tel.: (202) 687-5812; Fax:
(202) 687-5403 or -5712
 E-mail: JANKOWSKYGUVAX
(bitnet).
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