LINGUIST List 25.1175

Mon Mar 10 2014

Calls: General Linguistics/Poland

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 09-Mar-2014
From: Ewelina Mokrosz <>
Subject: 4th Central European Conference in Linguistics for Graduate Students
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Full Title: 4th Central European Conference in Linguistics for Graduate Students
Short Title: CECIL'S 4

Date: 21-Aug-2014 - 22-Aug-2014
Location: Lublin, Poland
Contact Person: Ewelina Mokrosz SÅ‚awomir Zdziebko
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 30-Jun-2014

Meeting Description:

It is a great pleasure to announce the Fourth Central European Conference in Linguistics for Graduate Students (CECIL'S 4). For the first time, the conference will be held outside Hungary -- in Poland. It is organized by the Institute of English of the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin. CECIL'S 4 will take place on August 20-21, 2014 in the Institute of East-Central Europe in Lublin, Poland. The two-day conference aims to bring together postgraduate students in linguistics from a wide range of research areas, providing an interdisciplinary forum for students to present and discuss their work in an intellectually stimulating and informal setting.

Conference Fee:

Conference fee is 50 Euros, which includes conference materials and refreshments during coffee breaks.


An online volume will be published of selected papers presented at the conference.

Call for Papers:

We invite PhD and MA students for abstract submissions in any field of theoretical linguistics, especially on topics in syntax, morphology, phonology (including prosody), formal semantics and pragmatics (including information structure), as well as their interfaces with phonetics, language acquisition, and psycholinguistics. Both theoretical and experimental papers are solicited, and synchronic and diachronic approaches are equally welcome.

The conference will include both oral and poster sessions. Each talk will be given 35 minutes, including 10 minutes for discussion. The language of the conference is English.

Important Dates:

Submission deadline for all abstracts: 30 June 2014.
Notification of acceptance for papers: 15 July 2014.

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

An abstract should be one page long, plus an extra page for references and data (examples, figures and tables), with one-inch margins on all sides. It should be typed in Times New Roman, sized no smaller than 12 points.

The abstract should be anonymous. The paper title, author name(s), affiliation(s), and contact information, the level of your study programme (e.g., MA, PhD) should be given in the body of the email. The abstract itself should contain only the title.

The abstract should be sent in the pdf format as an attachment to the conference email address In the email please include the type of your abstract:

(i) for both the main session or the poster session,
(ii) only for the main session, or
(iii) only for the poster session.

If there is no proper indication in your email, the abstract will be considered as (i).

The submissions are limited to one individually authored and one joint abstract.

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