LINGUIST List 24.1419

Tue Mar 26 2013

Calls: Socioling, Ling & Lit, Applied Ling, Translation, General Ling/Thailand

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 26-Mar-2013
From: ICLLCS Committee <>
Subject: 1st International Conference on Language, Literature and Cultural Studies
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Full Title: 1st International Conference on Language, Literature and Cultural Studies Short Title: ICLLCS
Date: 22-Aug-2013 - 24-Aug-2013 Location: Pattaya, Thailand Contact Person: ICLLCS Committee
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

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

Call Deadline: 30-Jun-2013

Meeting Description:

1st International Conference on Language Literature and Cultural Studies (ICLLCS) is an interdisciplinary conference focusing on the exploration of a broad range of language and cultural themes, bringing together innovative and illuminating presentations relevant to the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community and beyond.

The conference will run from 8:00 to 17:00 on Thursday 22 - Friday 23 August 2013, and from 8:00 am to 13:30 on Saturday 24 August 2013. A welcome reception is planned for Thursday evening. Sightseeing in Pattaya and surrounding area will be arranged for Saturday afternoon after the closing ceremony.

Call for Papers:

The Department of Western Languages, Burapha University, Thailand, invites language teachers, professionals and researchers to submit proposals for individual papers on the following themes:

Main theme: Language, Literature and Cultural Studies

We invite submissions for abstracts for 20-minute presentations in any area related to literature, language, linguistics, and culture, including but not limited to:

- Linguistics
- Comparative linguistics- Language acquisition and learning
- Innovation in language teaching and learning
- Language teaching methodology
- Language curriculum development
- Language testing and assessment
- Social, cultural, and political contexts of language teaching
- Cross-cultural communication- Language for communication- Translation studies
- Contemporary literature
- Comparative literature
- Literature and other arts
- Literature teaching- Approaches to literature

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

An abstract (250-300 words) should be submitted as an email attachment to by 30 June 2013. In your email, please include your name, affiliation, phone number, title of paper, main theme and sub-theme of your paper, type of presentation, and your bio data (50 words).

- Filename: name_datemonthyear.doc (example: avarun_14June2013.doc)

Alternatively, abstracts can be sent online at

After a review process, notification of abstract review decision together with oral/ poster presentation guidelines will be emailed within two weeks of submission. Accepted abstracts will be published in the proceeding. Each participant can submit only one abstract as an individual author or with a co-author. Each presenter/attendee should pay the registration fee by 10 August 2013.

Important Dates:

15 April 2013: Online registration
30 June 2013: Deadline for submission of abstracts
15 July 2013: Deadline for early bird registration
7 August 2013: Deadline for full paper submission
10 August 2013: Deadline for online registration
22-24 August 2013: Conference and on-site registration

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