LINGUIST List 26.694

Mon Feb 02 2015

Calls: Applied Ling, Cognitive Sci, Lang Acquisition, Pragmatics, Semantics/Russia

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 01-Feb-2015
From: Istvan Kecskes <>
Subject: 1st Tomsk Workshop on Cognitive Linguistics and Pragmatics
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Full Title: 1st Tomsk Workshop on Cognitive Linguistics and Pragmatics
Short Title: TOWOCOLP

Date: 27-Oct-2015 - 27-Oct-2015
Location: Tomsk, Russia
Contact Person: Olga Obdalova
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition; Pragmatics; Semantics

Call Deadline: 01-Sep-2015

Meeting Description:

Tomsk State University will hold its 1st Tomsk Workshop on Cognitive Linguistics and Pragmatics (TOWOCOLP) on Tuesday, October 27, 2015. The bi-annual workshop has two goals. First, it intends to give an account on the latest research on how cognitive approaches affect the field of pragmatics by inviting internationally recognized experts in the field. Second, the workshop aims to bring together scholars from Russia with researchers from other parts of the world on a forum where they can exchange ideas and discuss their ongoing research with one another.

Call for Papers:

The format of the workshop is as follows. Each invited speaker will get a 90 minute session that consists of a 50 minutes lecture and a 40 minute question and answer session (QA). The session is chaired by a Russian scholar whose main task is to present the speaker and facilitate discussion.

If you intend to participate, please register at the following website:
Go to TOWOCOLP and the click on Registration
If you have questions, please contact

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