LINGUIST List 24.2569

Tue Jun 25 2013

Calls: General Linguistics/Portugal

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 24-Jun-2013
From: Bruno Fernandes <>
Subject: VIII Forum of Linguistic Sharing
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Full Title: VIII Forum of Linguistic Sharing

Date: 22-Nov-2013 - 22-Nov-2013Location: Lisboa, PortugalContact Person: CLUNL's Young Researchers GroupMeeting Email: < click here to access email >
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Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 30-Jun-2013

Meeting Description:

CLUNL’s Young Researchers Group is pleased to announce the VIII Forum of Linguistic Sharing, which will take place on 22 November 2013 at Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas - Universidade Nova de Lisboa. The aim of the congress is to give the opportunity to all-level students to present their research and interchanging opinions. Thereby, we invite all young researchers who work in different fields of Linguistics to participate in this congress.

2nd Call for Papers:

We would like to remind you that only undergraduate students, BA graduates, MA students, masters and PhD students can present papers in this congress. Each author can propose only one paper and only via email ( Works in co-authorship with supervisors will not be accepted.

The available modes of presentation are the following:

- Oral presentation (for MA students, masters and PhD students): each presentation can last up to 20 minutes, plus 10 minutes for debate and questions.- Poster (for undergraduate students and BA graduates): discussion with participants regarding the contents displayed in the poster. The session will last 30 minutes.

The format of the abstract should be as follows:

- Title- Author(s): name(s), affiliation, degree/attended course and email address- Area(s) of Linguistics- Mode of presentation (oral or poster)- Abstract (maximum 500 words)- Aspects to be addressed: topic and its relevance, objectives, methodology, description of results- Text formatting: Times New Roman, 12pt, spacing 1.5, A4, with 2.5cm margins, in a Word file- References (maximum 10)- Keywords (maximum 5)

Two copies of each abstract should be sent: an anonymous one and an identified one. Papers can be sent in Portuguese, English, Spanish and/or French, which will be the working languages in the conference.

Once the summaries are evaluated and selected by a proper Scientific Committee, the result will be conveyed to each author respectively and payment instructions will be explained.

Several possibilities regarding the publishing of the proceedings of the Forum are under study, namely the papers related to the communications presented in our conference.

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