LINGUIST List 26.5111

Mon Nov 16 2015

Calls: Anthropological Ling, Applied Ling, Cog Sci, Ling & Lit, Socioling/Lithuania

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 15-Nov-2015
From: Ala Diomidova <>
Subject: Man in the Space of Language
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Full Title: Man in the Space of Language
Short Title: MSL2016

Date: 12-May-2016 - 13-May-2016
Location: Kaunas, Lithuania
Contact Person: Alla Diomidova
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Ling & Literature; Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Feb-2016

Meeting Description:

Venue: Vilnius University Kaunas Faculty of Humanities. Address: Muitinės 8, LT44280, Kaunas, Lithuania.

Languages of the conference: English, Lithuanian, Russian

Proposed Conference Topics:

- Conceptual metaphors
- Political discourse
- New media texts and culture
- Postcolonial approaches to literature and culture
- Translation in global information space
- Migrating texts and their glocalisation
- The paradigm of cultural memory in language and literary discourses
- The localisation of foreign language teaching in a global context

Registration fee: 100 EUR
The participants of the conference are asked to make a bank transfer of the registration fee by 15 April, 2016. The details about the payment will be sent together with the invitation to the conference.

Call for Papers:

Key Dates:

15 February 2016: Deadline for submission of application forms and annotations (200-250 words)
28 February 2016: Organisers inform applicants about their decision and send out invitations to the conference

Publication of Articles:

Articles selected by the reviewers will be published in a reviewed collection of articles “Man in the Space of Language”. Articles for the reviews should be submitted by 1 September, 2016. Requirements for the articles will be sent together with the invitation to the conference.

Application forms should be sent to:

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