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Date: Tue, 30 May 1995 14:37:20 Appel: EURALEX96
From: Yvonne Cederholm <cedersvenska.gu.se>
Subject: Appel: EURALEX96

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 SEVENTH EURALEX INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS
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 EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR LEXICOGRAPHY

 University of Gothenburg, Sweden
 August 13-18, 1996

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 Congress organizers
 Martin Gellerstam
 Jerker J=E4rborg
 Sven-G=F6ran Malmgren
 Kerstin Nor=E9n
 Lena Rogstr=F6m

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FIRST CIRCULAR & CALL FOR PAPERS

Time and venue
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The congress starts on the evening of Tuesday, August 13, 1996, and ends on
the morning of Sunday, August 18. =20

The congress will be held in the Faculty of Arts building ("Humanisten"),
situated in park surroundings in the southern part of central Gothenburg.
The plenary sessions will be held at the Musicology building just across
the park.

The bus from Landvetter airport (twenty minutes from the centre of
Gothenbi]urg) stops at Korsv=E4gen, a few minutes walk from the
faculty building.

Contact addresses
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The following addresses should be used for all information:

Congress Organizers
EURALEX96
University of Gothenburg
Department of Swedish
Section of lexicology
412 98 Gothenburg
Sweden

Fax: +46-31773 44 55 ("Att. EURALEX")
E-mail: gellerstamsvenska.gu.se
Phone: +46-317734544 (Gellerstam)
+46-317734467 (Malmgren)
+46-317734468 (Nor=E9n)

Programme
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The EURALEX Congresses bring together scholars, professional
lexicographers, publishers and others interested in dictionaries
of all types. The programme wil{ include a workshop, plenary
lectures, parallel sections of individual papers, computer
demonstrations, a poster session, and social events for
participants and their guests. The opening address will be
given by Sture Alln, former professor of Natural Language
Processing at G=F6teborg University and
permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy.

Topics
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Papers are invited on all aspects of lexicography but the principal topics
of the Congress are:

1. Computational Lexicology & Lexicography
2. Lexical combinatorics
3. The Dictionary-making Process
4. Bilingual lexicography
5. Lexicographical and lexicological projects
6. Terminology and dictionaries for special purposes

Submission
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Submissions will be refereed by a panel of referees for each major topic
(see above), and the programme will be selected by the Programme Committee.
Individual presentations should be timed to last 20 minutes, followed by
a ten-minute discussion period. There are no restrictions on the language
of presentation, but it is not possible to offer interpretation.

Authors should send five copies of a six- to eight-page double-spaced
preliminary version of their paper by OCTOBER 1, 1995 to the Congress
Organizers at the address above.

The first page should contain the title of the paper, name(s),
affiliation(s) and complete address(es of author(s), a 10-line abstract
of the paper, and (in the top right corner) the title of the topic
panel to which the paper is submitted.

Authors whose papers are accepted will receive a style guide for
the preparation of a camera-ready copy for the Proceedings to be
published immediately before the Congress.

Important dates
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1 October 1995 Deadline for receipt of abstracts by Congress Organizers
15 February 1996 Despatch of notification of acceptance/rejection
15 April 1996 Deadline for receipt of paper for inclusion in the
 Proceedings

Demonstrations and Exhibitions
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Computer facilities will be available and presenters are
encouraged to offer software demonstrations.

There will be an exhibition of dictionaries and other reference
books. Intending exhibitors should contact the Congress Organizers.

Pre-EURALEX tutorial
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There will be a pre-Euralex tutorial on Special field vocabulary. Details
will be announced later.

Referees panel (the Euralex Board, the LexicoNordica Editorial Committee
and the local organizers)
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B.T.S. Atkins, H. Bergenholtz, H. B=E9joint, T. Fontenelle, M. Gellerstam,
D. Gundersen, R. Hartmann, U. Heid, J=F3n Hilmar J=F3nsson, J. J=E4rborg,
F. Knowles, S.-G. Malmgren, C. Marello, W. Martin, I. Meyer, K. Nor=E9n,
O. Norling-Christensen, K. Varantola=20

Programme Committee
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Henri Bejoint (University of Lyon, France), Ole Norling-Christensen
(The Society for Danish Language and Literature, Denmark), Martin
Gellerstam (University of Gothenburg, Sweden).

Registration
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The Registration fee is expected to be SEK 2000 (275 dollars at the present
rate of exchange) for Euralex members and SEK 2200 for non-members. The
Registration fee covers the academic programme, all documentation,
including the Proceedings, lunches and coffee break refreshments, the
Congress excursion and all receptions. The Congress dinner is not included.
The guest fee, payable by guests of the Congress participants is SEK 800.
It covers the excursion and other other social and cultural events which
form part of the programme. The fee for the Pre-Euralex Tutorial is SEK 500.

Accommodation
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Rooms have been reserved for Congress participants in the following hotel c=
ategories:

First class hotel: single room per night SEK 620
Tourist class hotel: single room per night SEK 400
Student rooms: single room per night SEK 250

Student rooms have bathroom (shower) and shared kitchen facilities.
The price is calculated on accomodation for five nights.

All accomodations are within 15 minutes' walk from the Congress venue.
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TO RECEIVE THE SECOND CIRCULAR IN AUGUST 1995, PLEASE COMPLETE AND
RETURN THE ENCLOSED FORM TO THE CONGRESS ORGANIZERS (SEE ADDRESS ABOVE)
BEFORE 31 JULY, 1995
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PRELIMINARY REGISTRATION FORM FOR SEVENTH EURALEX INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS

UNIVERSITY OF GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN
AUGUST 13-18 1996

To receive the second circular in August 1995, please complete and
return this form before 31 July, 1995, to

EURALEX 96
University of Gothenburg
Department of Swedish
412 98 Gothenburg
Sweden

NAME ........................................
ADDRESS ....................................
COUNTRY ....................................
TELEFAX ....................................
TELEPHONE ...................................
INSTITUTION ................................

PLEASE, TICK ONE OF THE FOLLOWING ALTERNATIVES
O I wish to present a paper at the congress
O I wish to present a poster at the congress
O I do not intend to present a paper/poster at the congress

ACCOMMODATION PREFERENCES
O First class hotel
O Tourist class
O Student's room
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Information about the SEVENTH EURALEX INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS
can also be obtained via WWW:

http://logos.svenska.gu.se/euralex.html

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