LINGUIST List 23.3215

Fri Jul 27 2012

Calls: English, Applied Linguistics, General Linguistics/Serbia

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 27-Jul-2012
From: Jelena Vujic <>
Subject: English Language and Literature Studies: Embracing Edges
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Full Title: English Language and Literature Studies: Embracing Edges Short Title: ELLSSEE
Date: 07-Dec-2012 - 09-Dec-2012 Location: Belgrade, Serbia Contact Person: Zoran Paunovic
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 15-Aug-2012

Meeting Description:

4th International Conference of the English Department, Faculty of Philology, University of BelgradeEnglish Language and Literature Studies: Embracing Edges (ELLSEE)7-9 December 2012Faculty of Philology, Belgrade

The English Department at the Faculty of Philology, University of Belgrade, is pleased to announce the fourth international conference on English language and literature studies. The aim of the ELLSEE conference is to promote exchange of ideas across different areas and theoretical frameworks of English linguistics and anglophone literary/cultural studies throughout a broad academic community.

The list of plenary speakers will include:

Vesna Goldsworthy (Professor in English Literature and Creative Writing, Kingston University, UK)David Norris (Professor in Russian and Slavonic Studies, University of Nottingham, UK)Greville Corbett (Professor in Linguistics, University of Surrey, UK)Sergio Scalise (Professor in Linguistics, University of Bologne, Italy)

Conference Fee:

The conference fee is 80 Euros. The fee includes:

Conference packCoffee break refreshmentsWelcome party


Hotel reservations can be made by the organizers upon request.

Conference Website: (active as of 1 May 2012)

2nd Call for Papers:

We welcome proposals for papers addressing diverse issues within the general theme of the conference - 'Embracing Edges' - in the following fields:

Theoretical LinguisticsApplied LinguisticsLiterary StudiesCultural Studies

The official language of the conference is English.

Each paper will be allotted 30 minutes (20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion).

A selection of papers will be published after the conference.

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

Abstracts should be no longer than 300 words and should be sent via email (as Word 1997-2003 attachments) to:

Abstracts should be fully anonymous (title of the paper + abstract + references).

The following information should be specified in the body of the email:

(1) Title of the paper(2) Name of the author(s)(3) Affiliation of the author(s)(4) Key words(5) Email address

Important Dates:

Submission of abstracts: 15 August 2012Notification of acceptance: 15 September 2012

We look forward to your participation.On behalf of the ELLSEE Organizing Committee,

Zoran PaunovićProfessor of English LiteratureHead of the English DepartmentFaculty of PhilologyUniversity of Belgrade

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