LINGUIST List 26.5505

Fri Dec 11 2015

Calls: Applied Ling, Socioling/Hungary

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <ashleylinguistlist.org>


Date: 07-Dec-2015
From: Tamás Eitler <ics1.budapestgmail.com>
Subject: 1st International Conference on Sociolinguistics
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Full Title: 1st International Conference on Sociolinguistics
Short Title: ICS-1

Date: 01-Sep-2016 - 03-Sep-2016
Location: Budapest, Hungary
Contact Person: Tamás Eitler
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://ics1.elte.hu

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Jan-2016

Meeting Description:

The First International Conference on Sociolinguistics is designed to function as an accessible new forum of cutting-edge sociolinguistic research. The theme of this 2016 edition is ''Insights from Superdiversity, Complexity and Multimodality''.

Invited keynote speakers (in random order):

Professor Sirpa Leppänen (University of Jyväskylä)
Professor Barbara Seidlhofer (University of Vienna)
Professor Peter Maitz (University of Augsburg)
Associate Professor Janus Spindler Møller (University of Copenhagen)

Our conference is both accessible and affordable, with registration fees at 80 EUR for all participants.

For further information please visit the conference website at http://ics1.elte.hu.

We invite contributions which address current sociolinguistic issues from a great variety of perspectives including superdiversity, complexity and multimodality. Accordingly, possible topics include but are not limited to the following:

- Language variation and change
- Language and mobility
- Language as a local practice
- Multilingualism/Polylanguaging and superdiversity
- English as a Lingua Franca in the polylingual world
- Language and class
- Language and gender
- Linguistic landscape
- Multimodality
- Identity practices in the social media
- Style
- Language in the media
- Language and advertising
- Language and economy
- Language ideologies
- Dialectology
- New developments in pidgin and creole sociolinguistics
- Language policy, language planning
- Sociolinguistics of language education
- Forensic sociolinguistics
- Critical Discourse Analysis

Confirmed keynote speakers (in random order):

Professor Sirpa Leppänen (University of Jyväskylä)
Professor Barbara Seidlhofer (University of Vienna)
Professor Peter Maitz (University of Augsburg)
Associate Professor Janus Spindler Møller (University of Copenhagen)

One or two peer-reviewed selected papers volumes are planned to be published with an international publisher.

Our conference is accessible, with registration fees at 80 EUR for all the participants.

Workshop submissions with 6-10 papers are also welcome. Workshop organisers are requested to submit to ICS-1 a workshop package by the normal abstract deadline below, containing a short workshop proposal, a list of participants and the abstracts they have previously collected via their own submission channels.

Paper presentations will be allocated 20 minutes plus 10 minutes for questions. The language of the conference is English.
Abstracts of max. 300 words in MS Word including references should be submitted to the e-mail address ics1.budapestgmail.com
by 15 January 2016.

Formatting: 12 Times New Roman, margins at 2.5 cm. The title of MS Word file should include (first) author’s first name, surname and the exact title of paper in this order. The abstract should include (1) the name of every author, (2) the affiliation of every author and (3) the paper title.
Notifications of acceptance will be communicated by 15 February 2016.
For further information please visit the conference website at

http://ics1.elte.hu and

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