LINGUIST List 26.984

Wed Feb 18 2015

Calls: Historical Linguistics, Phonetics, Phonology, Semantics/Denmark

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 16-Feb-2015
From: Hans Götzsche <>
Subject: 26th Scandinavian Conference of Linguistics
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Full Title: 26th Scandinavian Conference of Linguistics
Short Title: SCL26

Date: 19-Aug-2015 - 21-Aug-2015
Location: Aalborg, Denmark
Contact Person: Hans Götzsche
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology; Semantics

Call Deadline: 15-May-2015

Meeting Description:

The Meaning of Language: The Semantics, Logic and Psychological Reality of Words and Sentences

The following, truly Nordic, speakers have accepted the invitation to deliver plenary lectures:

Univ.-Prof. em. Dr. Stig Eliasson, Johannes Gutenberg - Universität Mainz (JGU)
Professor emeritus Hans Basbøll, University of Southern Denmark

Furthermore, there will be a special session called ‘Old Friends of Linguistics’ in which some of my old friends will talk about their lifelong interest in the academic subject of language sciences:

Mr Charles Prescott, University of Sussex:
‘Joseph Wright’s Grammar of His Native Dialect of Windhill in Yorkshire’

Dr Martin Prior, London:
‘From Operational Research to Language and Logic’

Organising Committee:

Associate Professor Hans Götzsche, Director,Center for Linguistics (Chair)
Associate Professor Torben Andersen, Center for Linguistics, Aalborg University
Professor Kristine M. Jensen De Lopez, Director of Center for Developmental & Applied Psychological Science (CeDAPS)
Associate Professor Lotte Dam, Department of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University
Associate Professor Volkmar Engerer, Royal School of Library and Information Science, Aalborg

Call for Papers:

But papers on any topic in the field of linguistics – and on any language(s) – will be accepted. We especially welcome papers on Phonetics and Phonology and papers on Historical Linguistics.

Abstracts for presentation should be submitted to the chair of the organising committee by the latest on 15 May 2015, email address:

Proposals for workshops are also welcome.

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