LINGUIST List 25.4867

Tue Dec 02 2014

Calls: General Linguistics/UK

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 02-Dec-2014
From: Jaroslaw Jozefowski <>
Subject: 2nd Sheffield Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics
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Full Title: 2nd Sheffield Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics
Short Title: ShefLingPGC 2015

Date: 05-Mar-2015 - 06-Mar-2015
Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Jaroslaw Jozefowski
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 31-Dec-2014

Meeting Description:

The two-day Sheffield Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics (ShefLingPGC), will take place at the University of Sheffield on 5-6 March 2015. We are aiming for a wide-range of topics, subjects and methodologies within language and linguistics: first and second language acquisition, corpus linguistics, diachronic linguistics, psycholinguistics, language policy, and sociolinguistics. In particular, we encourage first-time speakers to join us at this inclusive and friendly postgraduate conference.

Call for Papers:

We invite all postgraduate and doctoral students to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations for the two-day Sheffield Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics.

Key Dates:

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 31 December 2014
Notification of acceptance: 13 January 2015
Registration opens: 13 January 2015

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

Submit your abstract for a paper or poster presentation in 250-300 words (excluding references), by 31 December 2014 to Please submit two copies of the abstract in the following format:

- Copy 1: Title, anonymous abstract, 5 keywords
- Copy 2: Title, name and affiliation, abstract, 5 keywords, a short bio-note

Presentation Guidelines:

Each speaker will be given 20 minutes for your presentation and a 10-minute question and answer session at the end. There will also be a dedicated poster session at the conference. The language of the conference is English.

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