LINGUIST List 26.715

Tue Feb 03 2015

Calls: General Ling, Applied Ling, Linguistic Theories/UK

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 02-Feb-2015
From: Diana Pili-Moss <>
Subject: 10th Lancaster Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching
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Full Title: 10th Lancaster Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching
Short Title: LAELPG 2015

Date: 13-Jul-2015 - 13-Jul-2015
Location: Lancaster, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Organizing Committee Organizing Committee
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Linguistic Theories

Call Deadline: 17-Mar-2015

Meeting Description:

We are pleased to announce the 10th Lancaster University International Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching which will take place at Lancaster University on Monday, 13 July 2015.

This one-day conference is designed to give linguistics postgraduates from various areas in linguistics and language teaching/assessment an opportunity to present and discuss their research in an informal and intellectually stimulating setting. The conference is organized by postgraduate students under the auspices of the Department of Linguistic and English Language, Lancaster University.

Information to register for the conference can be found on the conference website:

Call for Papers:

We invite postgraduate students to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations on any area of linguistics, theoretical or applied.

Abstract Submission Guideline:

Abstracts should be no more than 300 words (excluding title, keywords, and references) and should be submitted as a word or PDF attachment to the conference email address ( In your email (not the abstract) please include your name, affiliation and email address.

The abstract should not include the author’s name or any other identifying information for peer review.
The deadline is 17 March 2015. No late submissions will be accepted. All submissions will be blind peer-reviewed. Note that we can only accept abstracts from postgraduate students. We are unable to consider abstracts from authors whose doctoral awards have already been made.

Accepted abstracts will be allotted 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion. There will be a dedicated poster session on the day of the conference.

Key Dates:

- Abstracts must be received by: Tuesday 17 March 2015
- Notification of acceptance: Thursday 30 April 2015
- Early bird pre-registration deadline: Friday 22 May 2015
- Late registration deadline: Monday 15 June 2015
- Conference: Monday 13 July 2015

Publication Guidelines:

Speakers will also be invited to submit their papers for publication in Papers from the Lancaster University Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching. This is a peer-reviewed, open-access online publication featuring full papers from the annual Lancaster University Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching. For previous years’ publications please visit:

Organizing Committee:

Najat Alshafie, Lawan Dalha, Elena Nichele, Diana Pili-Moss, Chongrak Sitthirak

Page Updated: 03-Feb-2015