LINGUIST List 24.2273

Mon Jun 03 2013

Calls: General Linguistics/UK

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Date: 02-Jun-2013
From: Diana Mazzarella <>
Subject: 1st UCL Graduate Conference in Linguistics
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Full Title: 1st UCL Graduate Conference in Linguistics
Date: 07-Nov-2013 - 08-Nov-2013 Location: London, United Kingdom Contact Person: Organising Committee
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 10-Jun-2013

Meeting Description:

The 1st UCL Graduate Conference in Linguistics aims at bringing together graduate students (MPhil/PhD students) to present and discuss their research in an intellectually stimulating environment.

The format of the conference will include the presentation of papers and a poster session.

Invited Speakers:

Deirdre Wilson (CSMN, UCL)
David Adger (Queen Mary, University of London)

Final Call for Papers:

The 1st UCL Graduate Conference in Linguistics welcomes submissions from graduate students (MPhil/PhD students) on any topic in the following areas of linguistics:

- Syntax
- Morphology
- Semantics
- Pragmatics
- Phonology- Phonetics
- Neurolinguistics
- Psycholinguistics
- Language acquisition

The conference will comprise oral and poster presentations. The length of oral presentations will be 25 minutes (plus 15 minutes of discussion).

Abstract Format and Submission:

Abstracts should be no more than 2 pages long (A4 or letter-sized). This includes data (which can be interspersed throughout the text), and references. (Minimum 12 pt. font, 1-inch or 2.5-cm margins and standard character spacing and line height should be used). Abstracts should not contain the author’s name or any other information that may lead to the identification of the author. All abstracts will be peer reviewed. The deadline for abstract submission is 10 June 2013. Abstracts are to be submitted in Word or PDF format via The LINGUIST List EasyAbs submission system: There you will be asked to indicate whether your abstract is to be considered for oral or poster presentation or both as well as the area of language research that it falls in. Also indicate your affiliation.

Important Dates:

Submission deadline: 10 June 2013
Notification of acceptance: 15 July 2013
Conference dates: 7-8 November 2013

Conference Information Page:

Page Updated: 03-Jun-2013