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LINGUIST List 21.3526

Sat Sep 04 2010

Calls: Lang Acq, Lexicography, Translation/Spain

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        1.    Marian Aleson, 2nd International Seminar on English and ESP Lexicology

Message 1: 2nd International Seminar on English and ESP Lexicology
Date: 02-Sep-2010
From: Marian Aleson <alesonua.es>
Subject: 2nd International Seminar on English and ESP Lexicology
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Full Title: 2nd International Seminar on English and ESP Lexicology
Short Title: LEXESP

Date: 25-Nov-2010 - 27-Nov-2010
Location: Alicante, Spain
Contact Person: Isabel Balteiro
Meeting Email: lexespua.es
Web Site: http://web.ua.es/es/lexesp/

Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition; Lexicography; Translation

Call Deadline: 20-Sep-2010

Meeting Description:

The Seminar aims to bring together specialists in Lexicology and
Lexicography, professional lexicographers, researchers, and postgraduate
students interested in English Lexicology and Lexicography and Academic
and Professional Language.

The programme will include plenary lectures, parallel sessions and
workshops.

Call For Papers

Organized by the research group LEXESP
(Department of English, University of Alicante, Spain)


Organizers: Isabel Balteiro and Marián Alesón (convenors), José Ramón
Belda, José Ramón Calvo, Miguel Ángel Campos, and Raquel Martínez
Motos


Invited Speakers (who have already confirmed their participation):
Ricardo Mairal (UNED) Paula López Rúa (Universidade de Santiago de
Compostela)

We have great pleasure in inviting you to participate in the Second
International Seminar on English and English for Specific Purposes
Lexicology and Lexicography that will be held in the University of Alicante
(Spain) from 25th to 27th November 2010.

The Seminar aims to bring together specialists in Lexicology and
Lexicography, professional lexicographers, researchers, and postgraduate
students interested in English Lexicology and Lexicography and Academic
and Professional Language. The programme will include plenary lectures,
parallel sessions and workshops.

We would like to invite researchers to submit original, unpublished 20-
minute contributions (papers, software demonstrations, R&D projects) as
well as posters, or proposals for round tables and workshops, on the
following topics:

-Specialized Lexis/Lexicology
-Specialized Dictionaries
-General Dictionaries Structure and Composition
-Bilingual (English-Spanish) Lexicography
-Computational Lexicography and Lexicology
-English Historical and Scholarly Lexicography and Etymology
-Dictionary Use
-Word-formation processes in general and professional English
-Terminology and Terminography
-Phraseology and Collocation

Note that other proposals related to the teaching of English lexis or
vocabulary considering English as either L2 or Lingua Franca may also be
considered.

Proposals:

Proposals should include the following data:
1) Author's name, institutional affiliation, academic status, address,
phone/fax and e-mail.
2) Short bio-bibliography
3) Title of paper
4) Abstract: 250-500 words. It should be written in Times New Roman 12
point-font, single-spaced, and be submitted in Word or RTF format via
attachment to the e-mail address lexespua.es
5) Audio-visual or other equipment that you may require for your
presentation

Note that individual papers should be scheduled for a maximum of 20
minutes, allowing 10 for discussion.

The language of the Conference and proposals will be preferably English
but papers in Spanish may also be accepted.

Important Deadlines:

Abstracts should be submitted before 20th September 2010.

Notification of acceptance will be issued by 1st October 2010.

Registration by 15th November 2010, the latest.

Fees:

Students and unemployed people: 50 €
Delegates: 80 €
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