LINGUIST List 27.2179

Thu May 12 2016

Calls: General Ling/Portugal

Editor for this issue: Kenneth Steimel <>

Date: 12-May-2016
From: Beatriz Carvalho <>
Subject: 11th Forum for Linguistic Sharing
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Full Title: 11th Forum for Linguistic Sharing

Date: 24-Nov-2016 - 25-Nov-2016
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Contact Person: CLUNL'S Young Researchers Group
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 10-Jun-2016

Meeting Description:

CLUNL's Young Researchers Group is pleased to announce the 11th Forum for Linguistic Sharing, which will take place on the 24 and 25 November 2016, at Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas - Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Portugal). This two-day conference is designed to provide young researchers in Linguistics with an opportunity to present and discuss their research in a friendly and intellectually stimulating setting.

Call for Papers:

We invite undergraduate and postgraduate students to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentations on any area of linguistics, including: educational linguistics, historical linguistics, language acquisition, lexicography and lexicology, morphology, phonology, pragmatics, psycholinguistics, semantics, syntax, sociolinguistics, terminology and text linguistics. The abstracts should be sent to until 10 June 2016.

Submission Guidelines

Each author is allowed to submit no more than one abstract. The abstracts can be written in Portuguese or English, which will be the working languages of the conference. Two versions of the abstract should be submitted: an anonymous one and an identified one.

The abstract should be organized as follows:
- Title
- Author(s): name(s), affiliation, degree/attended course and email address
- Area(s) of Linguistics
- Mode of presentation: poster or oral presentation (Note that accepted papers will be allotted 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion)
- Abstract (maximum 500 words), which should address the following aspects: topic and its relevance, objectives, methodology, description of results
- Keywords (maximum 5)
- References (maximum 10)

The text should be formatted according to the following guidelines: Times New Roman, 12pt, spacing 1.5, A4, with 2.5cm margins, in a Word file.

Key Dates

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 10 June 2016
Notification of acceptance/rejection: August 2016

For any inquiry, please write to

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