LINGUIST List 26.3365

Mon Jul 20 2015

Confs: Deaf Sign Language, General Linguistics/Australia

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>


Date: 20-Jul-2015
From: Adam Schembri <a.schembrilatrobe.edu.au>
Subject: 12th International Conference on Theoretical Issues in Sign Language Research
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12th International Conference on Theoretical Issues in Sign Language Research
Short Title: TISLR 12


Date: 04-Jan-2016 - 07-Jan-2016
Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Contact: Adam Schembri
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.tislr12.org

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Language Family(ies): Deaf Sign Language

Meeting Description:

The International Conference on Theoretical Issues in Sign Language Research series began in 1986 and has become the largest and most important international conference series to focus on research into sign languages. It is held every three years, organised by the Sign Language Linguistics Society and a host country. Presentations cover a wide range of topics, including sign language phonetics, phonology, lexicology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, change, acquisition, variation, multilingualism, neurolinguistics, psycholinguistics, literature, computer science, and documentation.

Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Robert Adam (University College London)
Prof. Nick Enfield (University of Sydney/Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)

Program:

http://www.tislr12.org/program/



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