LINGUIST List 23.558

Fri Feb 03 2012

Calls: Latin, Historical Linguistics/Italy

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Date: 02-Feb-2012
From: Piera Molinelli <>
Subject: Latin Vulgaire - Latin Tardif
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Full Title: Latin Vulgaire - Latin Tardif Short Title: LVLT 10
Date: 05-Sep-2012 - 09-Sep-2012 Location: Bergamo, Italy Contact Person: Piera Molinelli
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Latin

Call Deadline: 15-Feb-2012

Meeting Description:

10th International Conference 'Latin Vulgaire - Latin Tardif'Bergamo, 5-9 September 2012

After Lyon (2009), Oxford (2006), Sevilla (2003), Helsinki (2000), Heidelberg (1997), Caen (1994), Innsbruck (1991), Bologna (1988), Pécs (1985), the 10th International Conference on Latin Vulgaire - Latin Tardif (LVLT 10) will take place at the University of Bergamo, Italy, from Wednesday 5 September to Sunday 9 September 2012 (next year).

The academic organizer of this conference will be Professor Piera Molinelli (Dipartimento di Scienze dei Linguaggi, della Comunicazione e degli Studi Culturali, Università di Bergamo); the local organizers will be Piera Molinelli (coordinator), Giuliano Bernini, Pierluigi Cuzzolin, Federica Guerini, and Francesco Lo Monaco.

Six keynote speakers have been invited: Frédérique Biville (Lyon), Heiner Böhmer (Dresden), Gualtiero Calboli (Bologna), Gerd Haverling (Uppsala), Marco Mancini (Viterbo) and Daniela Urbanová (Brno).

As in the previous meetings, this conference will be held under the patronage of the Comité international pour l'étude du latin vulgaire et tardif:

Gualtiero Calboli (Bologna, Italia), Honorary President of the CommitteeFrédérique Biville (Lyon 2, France), President of the CommitteeCarmen Arias Abellán (Sevilla, España)Louis Callebat (Caen, France)Benjamín García Hernández (Madrid, España)Gerd Haverling (Uppsala, Sverige)Maria Iliescu (Innsbruck, Österreich)Sándor Kiss (Debrecen, Magyarország)Piera Molinelli (Bergamo, Italia)Harm Pinkster (Amsterdam, Nederland)Maria Selig (Regensburg, Deutschland)Heikki Solin (Helsinki, Suomi)Roger Wright (Liverpool, United Kingdom)

The cost per person, including conference fee, coffee breaks and a buffet meal, is 100 euros (50 euros for PhD students and partners). If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at the following email address:

Call for Papers:

Submission deadline for abstracts: 15 February 2012

Please send your abstracts of 30 lines or less to, preferably in doc-format. The local organizing committee will rate the abstract submitted and send out a response on them by the end of February 2012.

Proposals will be discarded if they go beyond the chronological limit of the 10th century CE.

The abstracts should contain:

Name and surname of the author(s)Title of the contributionAffiliation and country

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