LINGUIST List 22.4445

Mon Nov 07 2011

Calls: Phonetics, Phonology/Estonia

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        1.     Eva Liina Asu , Nordic Prosody XI

Message 1: Nordic Prosody XI
Date: 07-Nov-2011
From: Eva Liina Asu <>
Subject: Nordic Prosody XI
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Full Title: Nordic Prosody XI
Date: 15-Aug-2012 - 17-Aug-2012 Location: Tartu, Estonia Contact Person: Eva Liina Asu
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:
Linguistic Field(s): Phonetics; Phonology

Call Deadline: 30-Apr-2012

Meeting Description:

The 11th Nordic Prosody conference will be held at the University of Tartu from 15 to 17 August 2012. The Nordic Prosody conferences are held every four years bringing together prosodists from the Nordic countries and beyond. This is the first time that a conference of this series will take place in Estonia.

We are delighted to announce the keynote speakers of the conference:

Carlos Gussenhoven (Radboud University Nijmegen and Queen Mary University of London)Oliver Niebuhr (Christian-Albrecht-University, Kiel)

Call for Papers:

We invite you to submit papers on all aspects of prosodic research concerning Nordic languages and languages spoken around the Baltic Sea. We welcome papers on both phonetic and phonological analyses of prosody including (but not limited to) topics related to the perception and production of prosody, rhythm and intonation, prosody in speech synthesis and speech recognition, the semantics and pragmatics of prosody, the acquisition of prosody, and cross-linguistic comparisons of prosody.

The deadline for abstract submission is 30 April 2012. Electronic abstract submission will open on 15 March 2012. More detailed information about the formatting requirements will be available shortly on the conference website. Oral presentations are currently planned to last 20 min with 5 min for questions and discussion. A poster session will be held if needed.

A volume of conference proceedings will be published after the conference. The deadline for full text submission is 17 September 2012.

For more information please visit the conference website:

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