LINGUIST List 25.4938
Fri Dec 05 2014
Calls: Slavic Subgroup, Text/Corpus Linguistics/Russia
Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>
Olga Blinova <0973000
Urban Voices: Linguistic Variation and Communicative Diversity E-mail this message to a friend
Full Title: Urban Voices: Linguistic Variation and Communicative Diversity
Date: 24-Jun-2015 - 26-Jun-2015
Location: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Contact Person: Olga Blinova
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: https://sites.google.com/site/ordner2014/home
Linguistic Field(s): Pragmatics; Sociolinguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics
Language Family(ies): Slavic Subgroup
Call Deadline: 02-Feb-2015
The ORD team and the network ''Urban Voices'' invites participation in the international conference ''Urban Voices: Linguistic Variation and Communicative Diversity'' in Saint Petersburg. The conference is to take place at the Saint Petersburg State University on June 24-26 2015.
The conference aims at bringing together researchers who are working on authentic data from everyday speech and spontaneous interaction in Slavic languages and who are interested in linguistic and communicative diversity.
No conference fee.
Call for Papers:
Contributions using different approaches in the fields of sociolinguistics, pragmatics and interactional linguistics are welcome.
The conference concludes the work of the Russian-German research network ''Urban Voices'' http://www.slm.uni-hamburg.de/ISlav/forschung/UrbanVoices/urbanvoices.html
, which has studied communicative and linguistic diversity in Russian spontaneous speech and interaction in different social contexts for three years. Among other corpora, the data analysed by the network include the unique ORD Speech Corpus of Russian Everyday Communication “One Speaker's Day” (Odin rečevoj den') collected in Saint-Petersburg.
Presentation (30 min incl. discussion)
Conference/Working Languages: Russian & English
Abstracts (Russian or English up to 1000 characters) to be submitted via https://sites.google.com/site/ordner2014/application
until February 2 2015.
Notification of acceptance: March 15, 2015
Please keep track of https://sites.google.com/site/ordner2014/application
for current information (visa issues, accommodation, travel information, etc.).
Organizing & Scientific Committee: Prof. Dr. N.V. Bogdanova-Beglarian, Prof. P. Kosta, Prof. Dr. M. Krause, Prof. Dr. Ch. Sappok, Prof. Dr. B. Brehmer, Dr. N. Thielemann, Prof. Dr. N. Richter, Prof. Dr. B. Kreß, Dr. O. Blinova, Dr. T. Sherstinova.
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