LINGUIST List 26.5527

Fri Dec 11 2015

Calls: English, Applied Ling, Lang Acq, Ling & Lit/Turkey

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 11-Dec-2015
From: Ferit Kilickaya <>
Subject: 5th International Conference on Language, Literature and Culture
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Full Title: 5th International Conference on Language, Literature and Culture
Short Title: LLC2016

Date: 12-May-2016 - 14-May-2016
Location: Burdur, Turkey
Contact Person: Ferit Kilickaya
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Ling & Literature

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 20-Mar-2016

Meeting Description:

The Department of Foreign Language Education at Mehmet Akif Ersoy University, in cooperation with Çankaya University and Süleyman Demirel University, will hold an international conference devoted to language, literature, and culture. Our main is to provide a forum for discussion and to facilitate integration in these fields and to bring together researchers, scholars, and students from all areas of language, literature, culture, and other related disciplines from all around the world. The conference will be held over three days, from 12 to 14 May (Thursday – Saturday) 2016 in Burdur, Turkey.

Call for Papers:

5th International Conference on Language, Literature and Culture
May 12-14, 2016
Burdur, Turkey

Please submit your 300-word abstracts via

All submissions to the conference will be reviewed by at least two independent peers for technical merit and content. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

Diasporic Literature
Nation and Nationality
Poetry and Prose
Drama and Dramaturgy
Contemporary Literature
Classical Literature
Medieval and Renaissance Literature
Literature and History
Language, Power and Ideology
Language Varieties
Literary Criticism
Critical Race Theory
Language, Identity and Culture
Language and Popular Culture
Literature and Film
Language and Power
Language and Gender
Language and the New Media
Language, Culture and Translation
Teaching of Language and Literature
Teaching and Learning of English as a Foreign/ Second Language
Effective Teaching Methodologies in Language and Literature Classrooms
Interdisciplinarity in Language Teaching and Learning
The Knowledge Base of Language Teacher Education
Social, Cultural, and Political Contexts of Language Teacher Education
Collaborations in Language Teacher Education
Practices of Language Teacher Education
The transformative nature of the role of language and communication in human cognition
The analysis of language and language use as providing a window into non-linguistic cognitive processes and structures
Language, linguistic and speech resource development
Evaluation methods and user studies
Text analysis, understanding, summarization and generation
Text mining and information extraction, summarization and retrieval
Text entailment and paraphrasing

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