LINGUIST List 4.593

Mon 02 Aug 1993

Confs: Discourse

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  1. Brita Warvik, Conference: Organization in Discourse

Message 1: Conference: Organization in Discourse

Date: Mon, 2 Aug 1993 16:59 EET Conference: Organization in Discourse
From: Brita Warvik <>
Subject: Conference: Organization in Discourse


The English Department of the University of Turku will be hosting
a conference on

 * Turku, Finland *
 * 11 - 14 August, 1994 *

Sections are planned on topics dealing with linguistic aspects of textual
organization in, for example, speech and writing, and in narrative and
scientific discourse. Papers are invited on questions relevant to such topics.

The plenary speakers will be Douglas Biber, Svetla Cmejrkova,
Nils Erik Enkvist, Jan Firbas, Michael Hoey, and Eija Ventola.

Please send your preliminary registration by 31 August, 1993 to the organizing
committee; e-mail

The second circular will be sent in the autumn of 1993 to those who have
sent in their preliminary registration. It will include information on the
deadline for abstracts and the conference fees and other costs.




Mailing address

I intend to present a paper on:

Rooms are available at the Conference Centre for FIM 155/double room and
FIM 255/single room. Prices are per person per night including breakfast and
morning sauna.

I will need accommodation SINGLE ROOM / DOUBLE ROOM

Please send your preliminary registration by 31 August, 1993 to

Organizing Committee: Risto Hiltunen, Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen, Brita Warvik

Department of English
University of Turku
20500 Turku, Finland
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