LINGUIST List 26.5555

Tue Dec 15 2015

Calls: Neuroling/Netherlands

Editor for this issue: Amanda Foster <>

Date: 14-Dec-2015
From: Tineke Snijders <>
Subject: Nijmegen Lectures - Three Neurobiological Provocations About Brain and Language
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Full Title: Nijmegen Lectures - Three neurobiological provocations about brain and language

Date: 20-Jan-2016 - 22-Jan-2016
Location: Nijmegen, Netherlands
Contact Person: Ina Grevel
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Neurolinguistics

Call Deadline: 20-Dec-2015

Meeting Description:

The Nijmegen Lectures committee is pleased to announce that the Nijmegen Lectures 2016 will take place on 20, 21 and 22 January 2016.

The lectures will be given by David Poeppel, Professor of Psychology and Neural Science, New York University and

Director of the Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics, Frankfurt

The title of the lecture series is: (Un)conventional Wisdom: Three Neuribiological Provocations About Brain and Language

For further information please go to the Nijmegen Lectures website: .

More information about lecturer and discussants you will find on this link:

All lectures and seminars are free of charge and open to the public. Please note that registration is required for everybody who plans to attend.

We advise you to register as soon as possible. You can do so by clicking on this link
We look forward to seeing you at the Nijmegen Lectures, 20 – 22 January 2016.

The organizing committee: Ina Grevel, Peter Hagoort, Anne Kösem and Tineke Snijders.

Call for Abstracts:

The Nijmegen Lectures will include a poster session on topics related to this year’s theme. We invite submissions of abstracts for posters, particularly from junior researchers, and especially studies relating to the theme of the lectures. Please submit an abstract of no more than 300 words by email to, include a title, authors, affiliations and contact email addresses (not included in the word count). The deadline is 20 December 2015.
Abstracts will be moderated by the Nijmegen Lectures committee and candidates will be informed of decisions by 4 January 2016.

The poster session will take place on 21 January 2016 from 17:00-18:00.

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