LINGUIST List 23.3073

Mon Jul 16 2012

Calls: Iranian Languages, General Linguistics/UK

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 14-Jul-2012
From: Armin Yavari <>
Subject: Symposia Iranica: 1st Biennial Graduate Conference on Iranian Studies
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Full Title: Symposia Iranica: 1st Biennial Graduate Conference on Iranian Studies
Date: 13-Apr-2013 - 14-Apr-2013 Location: St Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom Contact Person: Armin Yavari
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Other Specialty: Iranian Languages

Call Deadline: 15-Oct-2012

Meeting Description:

Symposia Iranica: 1st Biennial Graduate Conference on Iranian Studies at the University of St Andrews, 13-14 April 2013

Symposia Iranica is a large, unthemed international graduate conference. It seeks to challenge, nourish, and encourage current and future generations of scholars in Iranian studies by showcasing the best and latest research undertaken by students across the field.

More Information:

For details on the conference, FAQs, news and submissions, please visit

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We gratefully acknowledge the support of Iran Heritage Foundation.

Call for Papers:

Symposia Iranica invites proposals for individual papers, pre-arranged panels, and poster presentations that relate to any aspect of Iranian studies.

These include (but are by no means limited to): literature, political science, philosophy, anthropology, religions and theology, geography, sociology, archaeology, music, history of art, architecture, international relations, education, history, linguistics, Diaspora studies, new media and communication studies, film, and the performing arts. Interdisciplinary papers are also very welcome.

Submissions are welcomed from the following:

1. Final year undergraduates2. Postgraduates3. Doctoral candidates4. Post-docs who graduated within three calendar years of the submission deadline

For more information on submission guidelines, please view our website:

Deadline for submissions: October 15, 2012

All abstracts will be peer-reviewed and successful applicants will be notified about acceptance of their proposals by 1 December 2012. We also hope to publish selected conference papers.

Applicants for papers and panels are warmly encouraged to complement their proposals with a poster presentation.

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