LINGUIST List 16.1212

Sat Apr 16 2005

Calls: Pragmatics/Socioling/Spanish/UK; Phonology/Norway

Editor for this issue: Megan Zdrojkowski <>


        1.    Miranda Stewart, Spanish in Society Conference
        2.    Sylvia Blaho, Freedom of Analysis?

Message 1: Spanish in Society Conference
Date: 14-Apr-2005
From: Miranda Stewart <>
Subject: Spanish in Society Conference

Full Title: Spanish in Society Conference
Short Title: SIS

Date: 07-Apr-2006 - 09-Apr-2006
Location: Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Miranda Stewart
Meeting Email:
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Applied Linguistics; Discourse
Analysis; Language Description; Pragmatics; Sociolinguistics; Text/Corpus

Subject Language(s): Spanish (SPN)

Call Deadline: 01-Oct-2005

Meeting Description:

The aim of this conference is to bring together researchers working on
sociolinguistics, pragmatics, conversation and discourse analysis, and reflect
the growth of interest in these and related areas of Hispanic linguistics. To
see the programmes for previous related symposia (Surrey, 2002 and Southampton,
2004) go to and

You are invited to send abstracts (maximum 300 words). Methodologies used may
range from the theoretical to the empirical and studies should be drawn from the
following areas: Hispanic pragmatics, (interactional) sociolinguistics,
discourse and conversation analysis. You may also submit contrastive studies,
either between different varieties of Spanish or between Spanish and other
languages, or studies in applied linguistics relating to the teaching of Spanish
as a foreign language. Papers will be of 30 minutes duration including time for
discussion. The languages of the conference will be English and Spanish.
Message 2: Freedom of Analysis?
Date: 14-Apr-2005
From: Sylvia Blaho <>
Subject: Freedom of Analysis?

Full Title: Freedom of Analysis?

Date: 01-Sep-2005 - 02-Sep-2005
Location: Tromso, Norway
Contact Person: Sylvia Blaho
Meeting Email: