LINGUIST List 9.1117

Fri Aug 7 1998

Calls: Sinn und Bedeutung 1998

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Message 1: SINN UND BEDEUTUNG 1998 - 2nd CALL

Date: Wed, 29 Jul 1998 18:29:51 -0700
From: Johannes Doelling <doellingrz.uni-leipzig.de>
Subject: SINN UND BEDEUTUNG 1998 - 2nd CALL



SINN UND BEDEUTUNG 1998
 
3rd annual meeting of the 
GESELLSCHAFT FUER SEMANTIK ('Association for Semantics')

The third annual meeting of the GESELLSCHAFT FR SEMANTIK ('Association
for Semantics') will be held at the University of Leipzig, between
December 11 - 13, 1998. The main purpose of the conference, SINN UND
BEDEUTUNG 1998, is to provide a forum for presenting work in progress
and receiving feedback from other members of the semantics community.
Papers describing research contributions on any aspect of semantics are
welcome for discussion. Conference languages will be German and English.
Continuously updated information on SINN UND BEDEUTUNG 1998 (including
accommodation, conference program, location etc.) can be found at the
website:

http://www.uni-leipzig.de/~asw/sinn98/index_eg.htm

INVITED SPEAKERS: 

Peter Gaerdenfors (Lund University, Cognitive Science Kungshuset, Lund):
	Concept Combination - A Geometrical Model

Manfred Krifka (University of Texas, Department of Linguistics, Austin): 
	t.b.a.

Alice ter Meulen (Indiana University, Department of Linguistics,
Bloomington): 
	Three Degrees of Dynamic Interpretation: Dynamic Aspect Trees

SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS: 

All researchers in the area, but especially Ph.D. students and young
researchers, are invited to submit an abstract for a 30-minute
contributed talk (plus 15 minutes for discussion) on any topic in
semantic theory. Abstracts (in English or German) should be no more than
1500 words (excluding references), but not less than 1000 words long. 

* DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS: SEPTEMBER 15, 1998 *

Authors should send 3 anonymous copies, plus 1 additional copy including
the author's name, affiliation and e-mail address.

Please use the following address:

"SINN UND BEDEUTUNG 1998"
Universitt Leipzig
Institut fr Sprach- und bersetzungswissenschaft
Abteilung Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft
Augustusplatz 9
D-04109 Leipzig
Germany

Submissions by e-mail will be also accepted but only as plain text (no
attachments!). Fax submissions will not be accepted. 

All contributions will be reviewed by at least three members of the
program committee. Criteria for selection will include clarity,
originality, and significance of results. 

PROGRAM COMMITTEE: 

Josef Bayer (University of Jena) 
Johannes Doelling (University of Leipzig) 
Gerhard Heyer (University of Leipzig) 
Ewald Lang (Humboldt University Berlin) 
Ingolf Max (University of Leipzig) 
Susan Olsen (University of Leipzig) 
Peter Staudacher (University of Potsdam) 
Anita Steube (University of Leipzig) 
Heinrich Wansing (University of Leipzig) 

The conference program and short versions of the abstracts (to be
submitted by the accepted speakers, see below) will
be made available at this website by November 20, 1998. 

DATES TO NOTE: 

Deadline for abstracts: September 15, 1998
Notification of acceptance: November 1, 1998
Deadline for short versions of the abstracts: November 10, 1998
Conference program: November 20, 1998
Conference: December 11 - 13, 1998

CONTACT: 

"SINN UND BEDEUTUNG 1998"
Universitaet Leipzig
Institut fr Sprach- und Uebersetzungswissenschaft
Abteilung Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft
Augustusplatz 9
D-04109 Leipzig
Germany

Fax: 
+49-341-97-37649

Phone: 
+49-341-97-37342 (James Witt)
+49-341-97-37343 (Holden Haertl)
+49-341-97-37864 (Andreas Spaeth)

E-mail: 
sinn98rz.uni-leipzig.de 

In order to have an idea of the number of participants we can expect, we
would like to ask you for early registration by e-mail with the form
below. 

THE ORGANIZERS: 

Anita Steube, Susan Olsen, Johannes Doelling, Holden Haertl, Andreas
Spaeth, James Witt 

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REGISTRATION FORM

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