LINGUIST List 24.1183

Sun Mar 10 2013

Calls: Socioling, Anthropological Ling, Translation, Ling & Lit/Morocco

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 10-Mar-2013
From: Sabil Abdelkader <>
Subject: 3rd International Conference on Cultures and Languages in Contact
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Full Title: 3rd International Conference on Cultures and Languages in Contact Short Title: ICCLIC
Date: 21-Nov-2013 - 22-Nov-2013 Location: Eljadida, Morocco Contact Person: Sabil Abdelkader
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Ling & Literature; Sociolinguistics; Translation

Call Deadline: 30-Jul-2013

Meeting Description:

3rd International Conference on Cultures and Languages in Contact
November 21-22, 2013
The Moroccan Culture Research Group (MCRG)
Faculty of Letters & Human Sciences
El Jadida, Morocco

The Moroccan Culture Research Group (MCRG) is pleased to announce its 3rd International Conference on Cultures and Languages in Contact to be held at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences-El Jadida, Morocco on November 21-22, 2013.

The goal of this international conference is to bring together scholars working on current issues within the context of languages and culture. Specifically, the symposium seeks to provide an overview of the state-of-the-art, explore new directions and emerging trends in cultures and languages.

The conference registration fee is 70 Euros (700 Moroccan Dirhams) covering access to all sessions, 1 lunch, coffee breaks and conference materials.


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Call for Papers:

Areas of interest include (but are not limited to):

- Translation and Media
- Cultural Translation and Postcolonial Discourse
- Interdisciplinarity and History Writing
- Society & Culture as Reflected in Translated Arabic Works
- Migrant Writing & Diaspora
- Transnationalism & National Identity
- Cultures and Languages across the Curriculum
- Cultural Diversity & Language Planning

Guidelines for Paper and Poster Submissions:

Proposals for paper, poster presentations, and workshops should consist of a title, an abstract, and a short summary. Titles should be no longer than 15 words. Abstracts are limited to 250 words in length, and summaries are limited to 50 words. Individual paper sessions will be 30 minutes: 20 minutes for the presentation and 10 minutes for questions and answers. Posters should measure no more than 90cm x 120cm (3ft by 4ft). Poster presenters should plan to present and discuss their work for at least one hour during their assigned poster session. Workshops should be 45 minutes to 60 minutes in length.

Selected papers will be published in Special Volumes of Conference Proceedings.

The language of the conference is English.

Important Dates:

Paper and poster abstract submission deadline: July 30, 2013
Paper and poster notification of acceptance: August 30, 2013
Paper submission: October 30, 2013
Program: October 2013Conference: November 21-22, 2013

If you want to chair a session, or offer to help, please send an email to Pr. Abdelkader Sabil at

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