LINGUIST List 24.4394

Tue Nov 05 2013

Calls: English, Historical Ling, Socioling, Ling & Literature, Discourse Analysis, General Ling/UK

Editor for this issue: Bryn Hauk <brynlinguistlist.org>



Date: 04-Nov-2013
From: Sandra Jansen <s.jansenbrighton.ac.uk>
Subject: 1st Southern Englishes Workshop
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Full Title: 1st Southern Englishes Workshop Short Title: SEW
Date: 08-Mar-2014 - 08-Mar-2014 Location: Brighton, United Kingdom Contact Person: Sandra Jansen
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: https://sites.google.com/site/sewbrighton/
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis; General Linguistics; Historical Linguistics; Ling & Literature; Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 30-Nov-2013

Meeting Description:

Following the success of the Northern Englishes Workshop series, this conference lays the focus on any aspect of English in the linguistic south of the United Kingdom. Topics covered may include, but are not limited to, dialectology, sociolinguistics, dialect in literature, discourse analysis, historical linguistics, language contact with English, and any other area of interest to English in the south.

We are pleased to announce two plenary speakers:

Jenny Cheshire (Queen Mary, University of London)
Laura Wright (University of Cambridge)

2nd Call for Papers:

SEW invites submissions for papers on any aspect of English in the linguistic south of the United Kingdom including dialectology, sociolinguistics, dialect in literature, discourse analysis, historical linguistics, language contact with English, and any other area of interest to English in the south.

Papers will be 20 minutes each with a 5 minute question-and-answer session.

Please submit an abstract of no more than 300 words to: southernenglishesgmail.com

Deadline for abstracts: 30 November 2013.



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