LINGUIST List 18.1459

Mon May 14 2007

Calls: General Ling/Georgia;Cognitive Science,Neuroling,Psycholing/Italy

Editor for this issue: Ania Kubisz <anialinguistlist.org>


Directory         1.    Tsira Baramidze, International Congress of Caucasiology
        2.    Matthew Finkbeiner, Third Annual Rovereto Workshop on Bilingualism


Message 1: International Congress of Caucasiology
Date: 14-May-2007
From: Tsira Baramidze <TSU.CAUC.avoe.ge>
Subject: International Congress of Caucasiology


Full Title: International Congress of Caucasiology

Date: 22-Oct-2007 - 25-Oct-2007 Location: Tbilisi, Georgia Contact Person: Tsira Baramidze Meeting Email: caucasinsttsu.ge Web Site: http://www.tsu.ge

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Georgian (kat) Russian (rus) English (eng)

Call Deadline: 20-Jul-2007

Meeting Description:

Faculty of Humanities of Tbilisi State University, Institute of Caucasiology provide International Congress of Caucasiology "Caucasian Civilizations in Lingvo-Cultural Context of the Near East" on October 22-25, 2007. The volunteers, who want to participate in Congress must represent thesis. Paper 15 minutes +10 minutes for discussion. Congress would be devoted to the problem Iberian-Caucasian languages, other languages of Caucasus, areal linguistic, history and culture of Caucasian Peoples (cultural anthropology).

The working languages on the Congress are Georgian, Russian and English. The thesis will be receipted by the format of electronic post pdf for special marks using with Unicode. It is possible to send the printed forms by e-mail. The thesis attached with their bibliography and materials must not exceed 2 printed pages. The title of the report, author/authors, e-mail should be send electronically, fax or post address. The final term of receiving thesis is 20.07.2007. The decision of organization committee will be announced to the authors on 05.09.2007.
Message 2: Third Annual Rovereto Workshop on Bilingualism
Date: 11-May-2007
From: Matthew Finkbeiner <matthew.finkbeinermaccs.mq.edu.au>
Subject: Third Annual Rovereto Workshop on Bilingualism



Full Title: Third Annual Rovereto Workshop on Bilingualism

Date: 20-Sep-2007 - 23-Sep-2007 Location: Rovereto, Italy Contact Person: Alessia La Micela Meeting Email: alessia.lamicelaunitn.it Web Site: http://www.unitn.it/events/bilingualism

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics

Call Deadline: 01-Jul-2007

Meeting Description:

The third annual Rovereto Workshop on Bilingualism will be held September 20 - 23 this year (2007) at the "Laboratorio di Scienze Cognitive" at the University of Trento in Rovereto (Italy). The topic for this year's workshop is Phonological processing in bilingual speech production and perception.

''Laboratorio di Scienze Cognitive'' The topic for this year's workshop is Phonological processing in bilingual speech production and perception. If you are interested in presenting a poster, please submit your abstract (500 words maximum) on the workshop's website (http://www.unitn.it/events/bilingualism). A limited number of posters will be accepted on the basis of their scientific merit. Although submission of posters related to the main topic of the workshop are encouraged, we will also consider any submission that deals with cognitive and/or neuropsychological aspects of bilingualism. For those individuals who do not have institutional support and who would benefit from financial assistance, a small number of travel grants funded by the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Trento e Rovereto are available on a competitive basis. Please indicate in your submission if you would like your abstract to be considered as an application for a travel grant.