LINGUIST List 23.2919

Tue Jul 03 2012

Calls: Cognitive Sci, Language Acquisition, Neuroling, Psycholing/Finland

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 03-Jul-2012
From: Jussi Niemi <>
Subject: 4th Conference of Scandinavian Association for Language & Cognition
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Full Title: 4th Conference of Scandinavian Association for Language & Cognition Short Title: SALC IV
Date: 12-Jun-2013 - 14-Jun-2013 Location: Joensuu, Finland Contact Person: Jussi Niemi
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
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Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics

Call Deadline: 01-Jan-2013

Meeting Description:

The 4th Conference of the Scandinavian Association for Language and Cognition (SALC IV) will take place on the Joensuu campus of the University of Eastern Finland (UEF), June 12-14, 2013.

The conference will be organized by the Scandinavian Association for Language and Cognition (SALC), the Finnish Cognitive Linguistics Association (FiCLA) and the UEF language departments.

Keynote Speakers:

Elisabeth Engberg-Pedersen, University of CopenhagenRaymond Gibbs, University of California, Santa CruzIrene Mittelberg, RWTH Aachen UniversityAnatol Stefanowitsch, Universit├Ąt HamburgEmile van der Zee, Lincoln University

Call for Papers:

The conference is aimed at covering all areas of linguistics with a cognitive flavour, including, for instance:

Cognitive impairment and language useLanguage acquisition and cognitionLanguage and cognitive development and evolutionLanguage and consciousnessLanguage and gestureLanguage change and cognitionLanguage structure and cognitionLanguage use and cognitionLinguistic relativityLinguistic typology and cognitionMulticultural communication and cognitionPsycholinguistic approaches to language and cognitionTranslation and cognition

We now invite submissions of abstracts for paper, workshop and poster presentations.

The deadline for abstract submission is January 1, 2013.

Section papers will be allocated 20 minutes plus 10 minutes for discussion. Organizers of workshops should submit a one-page general abstract of their workshop as well as enclose one (one-page) abstract for each workshop presentation.

The language of the conference is English.

The abstracts should be sent by email as a Word, rtf or Open/Libre Office attachment to

For SALC, see: FiCLA, see:

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