LINGUIST List 26.1989

Tue Apr 14 2015

Confs: English, General Linguistics/France

Editor for this issue: Erin Arnold <>

Date: 14-Apr-2015
From: Guillaume Jaudhuin <>
Subject: Sorbonne Nouvelle University Graduate Linguistics Symposium 2015
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Sorbonne Nouvelle University Graduate Linguistics Symposium 2015
Short Title: SNUGLS 2015

Date: 22-May-2015 - 22-May-2015
Location: Paris, France
Contact: Guillaume Jaudhuin
Contact Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English

Meeting Description:

Institut du Monde Anglophone, Paris 3
5, rue de l'École de médecine
75006 Paris
Room 16

Friday 22nd May 2015

The research team SeSyLiA (Semantics and Syntax - Language In Action), part of PRISMES (EA 4398), in conjunction with the ED 514, is pleased to host the sixth edition of SNUGLS which will be held in Paris at the Institut du Monde Anglophone, 5 rue de l’Ecole de Médecine, on May 22, 2015. The goal of the conference is to bring together junior researchers and give them an opportunity to practice their presentation skills in English and discuss their work with specialists in their field.

The final programme of the Sorbonne Nouvelle University Graduate Linguistics Symposium (SNUGLS) is out now. Everyone is welcome, especially graduate students!

Camille Debras from Université Paris Ouest Nanterre-La Défense will be our SNUGLS guest speaker. After completing a PhD in English Linguistics at Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3, she is now a maître de conférences at Université Paris Ouest Nanterre-La Défense. Her research focuses on the multimodality of spoken language, or how speakers integrate speech, prosody and gesture to co-construct meaning in the course of interaction.


Sorbonne Nouvelle University Graduate Linguistics Symposium

Institut du Monde Anglophone, Paris 3
5, rue de l'École de médecine
75006 Paris
Room 16

Friday 22nd May 2015

Greetings from SNUGLS
Aliyah Morgenstern

Benoit Leclercq (Université de Lille 3)
Verbal Agreement with Partitive Noun Phrases

Antonina Bondarenko (Université Paris Diderot – Paris 7)
Verbless Sentences: A Russian-English Parallel Corpus Study

11.15 Coffee Break

Saliha Ben Chikh (Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3)
Multi-Functionality and Syntactic Position of Discourse Markers. The Case of Arabic ‘ya‘ni’ and English ‘you know’, ‘so’ and ‘then’ in Verbal Interactions

Pauline Beaupoil-Hourdel (Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3)
Form-Function Relationships in the Development of a Child’s Utterance Negation

Lunch and Feedback Session

Ashira B. Greene (University College London, UK)
Perceptions of the Teaching of English Literature in Lycées and Their Influences on Its Use

Stephanie Doyle-Lerat (Université de Nantes)
I'm suggesting you pay attention to verb tense: Studying the interaction between three illocutionary verbs and three English verb tenses

15.00 Coffee Break

Marine Riou (Université Paris 3 & Université Paris 7)
A Prosodic Cue to Topic Transition in American English Interaction: Expanded Pitch Range

Joanna Hardukiewicz-Chojnowska (University of Wrocław, Poland)
The Multimodal Nature of Humor in Metaphor-Based The New Yorker Cartoons. Cognitive Study with the Application of Eye-Tracking Methodology

Coffee Break: Feedback Session and Best Presentation Award

Camille Debras (Université Paris Ouest Nanterre-La Défense)
Keynote Speaker
How Videotaped Speech Corpora Challenge the Written Language Bias in Linguistics

Organisation Committee:

Guillaume Jaudhuin
Leslie Tahan
Pascale Manoïlov

Scientific Committee Coordinator:

Aliyah Morgenstern

Founding Members:

Aliyah Morgenstern
Simon Harrison

Organised by SeSyLiA / PRISMES EA 4398
Financial support EDEAGE ED 514

Free admission / No reservation required

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