LINGUIST List 25.2981

Mon Jul 21 2014

Calls: General Linguistics/Greece

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 18-Jul-2014
From: Gregory Papanikos <>
Subject: 8th Annual International Conference on Languages & Linguistics
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Full Title: 8th Annual International Conference on Languages & Linguistics

Date: 08-Jun-2015 - 11-Jun-2015
Location: Athens, Greece
Contact Person: Gregory Papanikos
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 08-Dec-2014

Meeting Description:

The Languages and Linguistics Research Unit of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER), will hold its 8th Annual International Conference on Languages & Linguistics, from the 6-9 July 2015. The conference website is The conference is soliciting papers (in English only) from all areas of languages, linguistics and other related disciplines. You may participate as panel organizer, presenter of one paper, chair a session or observer.

For programs of previous conferences and other information, please visit the conference website:

Fee structure information is available on

Special arrangements will be made with a local luxury hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of special events will be organized: A Greek night of entertainment with dinner, a special one-day cruise to selected Greek islands, an archaeological tour of Athens and a one-day visit to Delphi. Details of the social program are available at

The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) was established in 1995 as an independent world association of Academics and Researchers. Its mission is to act as a forum where Academics and Researchers from all over the world can meet in Athens, in order to exchange ideas on their research, and to discuss future developments in their disciplines.

The organizing and hosting of International Conferences and Symposiums, the carrying out of Research, and the production of Publications are the basic activities of ATINER. Since 1995, ATINER has organized more than 350 International Conferences and other events, and has published close to 150 books. In 2012, the Association launched a series of conference paper publications (click here), and at the beginning of 2014, it introduced its own series of Journals (click here).

Academically, the Association is organized into six Research Divisions and thirty Research Units. Each Research Unit organizes at least an Annual International Conference, and may also undertake various small and large research projects.

Academics and Researchers are more than welcome to become members and to contribute to ATINER's objectives. If you would like to become a member, please download the relevant form (membership form). For more information on how to become a member, please send an email to:

Call for Papers:

Please submit an abstract (email only) to:, using the abstract submission form available at by the 8 December 2014 to:

Dr. George Poulos
Emeritus Professor, University of South Africa, South Africa & Vice-President of Research, ATINER

Dr. Gilda Socarras
Associate Professor, Auburn University, USA & Head, Languages & Linguistics Research Unit, ATINER, 8 Valaoritou Street, Kolonaki,

10671 Athens, Greece
Tel.: + 30 210 363-4210
Fax: + 30 210 3634209

Please Include:

Title of Paper, Full Name (s), Current Position, Institutional Affiliation, an email address and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. Please use the abstract submitting form available at Decisions are reached within 4 weeks.

If your submission is accepted, you will receive information on registration deadlines and paper submission requirements. Should you wish to participate in the Conference without presenting a paper, for example, to chair a session, to evaluate papers which are to be included in the conference proceedings or books, to contribute to the editing of a book, or any other contribution, please send an email to Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos (, President, ATINER.

Important Dates:

Deadline to submit abstracts: 8 December 2014 (Decisions are reached in less than 4 weeks after the abstract submission).
Deadline to register with a paper presentation: Please see your acceptance letter sent to you after submitting the abstract.
Deadline to register without a presentation: At least one month before the conference subject to approval.
Deadline to submit full papers: 1 June 2015 (Unless otherwise is specified in your acceptance letter). Click here for Paper Guidelines. Please submit the paper only if the abstract submission has been officially accepted. ATINER does not consider papers for publication if they are not presented by the author at one of its conferences. Please submit your paper via email only and only to this email: (please do not cc your paper to other emails of ATINER because it delays the processing of your paper).

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