LINGUIST List 24.5346

Thu Dec 19 2013

Calls: Slavic, Applied Ling, Ling & Literature, Translation, General Ling/Spain

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Date: 19-Dec-2013
From: Benamí Barros-García <>
Subject: 4th International Conference Andalusian Symposia on Slavic Studies (GranaSlavic2014)
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Full Title: 4th International Conference Andalusian Symposia on Slavic Studies (GranaSlavic2014) Short Title: GranaSlavic2014
Date: 04-Jun-2014 - 06-Jun-2014 Location: Granada, Spain Contact Person: Benamí Barros-García
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
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Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature; Translation

Language Family(ies): Slavic Subgroup

Call Deadline: 03-Mar-2014

Meeting Description:

The Organizing Committee is pleased to announce the 4th International Conference 'Andalusian Symposia on Slavic Studies' (GranaSlavic2014), which will be held in June 4-6, 2014 at the University of Granada. This event is organized to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the founding of Department Section of Slavic Studies at the University of Granada.

The goal of the conference is to promote both theoretical and applied research in the field of Slavic Studies, and bring together scholars who are interested in the different topics of the conference:

1. Learning and teaching of Slavic languages and cultures
2. Slavic literatures and cultural expressions
3. Media, political discourse and international relations
4. History, culture and world view
5. Linguistic studies
6. Translation to and from Slavic languages

The official conference languages are any Slavic language, Spanish and English.

Plenary Speakers:

Aleksei Shmelev (Russian Academy of Sciences)
Anna Zalizniak (Russian Academy of Sciences)
Andrei Bitov (Writer)
Laura Janda (University of Tromsø)
Carlos Taibo (Autonomous University of Madrid)
Selma Ancira (Translator. Spanish National Translation Award, 2011)

Invited Speakers:

Tore Nesset (University of Tromsø)
Pierre Gonneau (Paris Sorbonne University-CNRS)
Irina Mikaelian (Penn State University)
Yuri Shevchuk (Columbia University)

Plenary debate on 'Verb classifier hypothesis for Russian verbal prefixes': Anna Zalizniak (Russian Academy of Sciences), Irina Mikaelian (Penn State University), Laura Janda (University of Tromsø)

In addition to scheduled sessions, a round table on 'Translation from Slavic Languages into Spanish' is planned during the conference.

Venue: Faculty of Philosophy and Literatures, University of Granada (Spain)

The conference fee includes: Conference materials, abstract publication (Granada University Press), paper publication (Editorial URSS), visit to Alhambra, and closing dinner (optional).

Call for Papers:

Abstract (300-350 words, not including references) must be submitted online via by March 3, 2014.

Important Dates:

Abstract submission: March 3, 2014
Notification of acceptance: March 18, 2014

After acceptance of your abstract:

Registration deadline: April 18, 2014
Program Announcement: May 20, 2014
Conference dates: June 4-6, 2014

Call for papers and further information:

For any other questions or concerns, please email

Enrique Quero Gervilla
Chair of GranaSlavic2014
Benamí Barros-García
Vice-chair of GranaSlavic2014

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