LINGUIST List 17.3098

Sat Oct 21 2006

Calls: Phonetics, Phonology/France

Editor for this issue: Dan Parker <danlinguistlist.org>


Directory         1.    Olivier Crouzet, Schwa(s) - 5èmes Journées d'Études Linguistiques


Message 1: Schwa(s) - 5èmes Journées d'Études Linguistiques
Date: 20-Oct-2006
From: Olivier Crouzet <olivier.crouzetuniv-nantes.fr>
Subject: Schwa(s) - 5èmes Journées d'Études Linguistiques



Full Title: Schwa(s) - 5èmes Journées d'Études Linguistiques Short Title: JEL'2007
Date: 27-Jun-2007 - 28-Jun-2007 Location: Nantes, France Contact Person: Olivier Crouzet
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.lettres.univ-nantes.fr/lling/jel2007/
Linguistic Field(s): Phonetics; Phonology

Call Deadline: 18-Dec-2006

Meeting Description:

Schwa(s) - 5èmes Journées d'études Linguistiques de Nantes (JEL'2007, 5th Nantes Conference on Linguistics). Organized by Olivier Crouzet and Jean-Pierre Angoujard (Laboratoire de Linguistique de Nantes, LLING - EA3827): http://www.lettres.univ-nantes.fr/lling/jel2007/.

Schwa(s) - 5th Nantes Conference in Linguistics (JEL'2007)

LLING - EA3827

2nd Call for papers

The 5th Journées d'Études Linguistiques de Nantes (JEL'2007) will takeplace on 27th and 28th, June 2007. They will be organized by [13]Olivier Crouzet and [14]Jean-Pierre Angoujard (Laboratoire de Linguistique de Nantes, LLING - EA3827). In the historical (and friendly) context of discussion that has taken place regularly in Nantes between phoneticians and phonologists, the theme and title of this workshop will be : ''Schwa(s)''.

You're invited to submit a summary (maximum 2 pages, including references, A4 paper) about any issue related to ''schwa(s)'' : - Nature of schwa in French and in any other language; - Schwa and central vowels; - Schwa and ''empty positions''; - ''Substance'' of empty positions; - Phonological change, [hi]storie(s) of schwa(s); - Dialectology, usage of schwa; - Instrumental (articulatory or acoustic) analyses of schwas and associated consonants; - Treatment of schwa(s) in speech synthesis; - Perceptual mechanisms relating to schwas and associated consonants; - Recognition of words including schwas; - etc.

(this list is not restrictive).

All information concerning this conference is available on the conference website:

[15]http://www.lettres.univ-nantes.fr/lling/jel2007/

Submission

The submission deadline is Monday, December 18th 2006.

Send an anonymous two page abstract (A4, times 12) in PDF formatincluding the title of the proposed communication at the following address : [16]jel2007univ-nantes.fr.]