LINGUIST List 27.708

Mon Feb 08 2016

Calls: Tsakonian, General Ling/Greece

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <ashleylinguistlist.org>


Date: 08-Feb-2016
From: Manolis Rentoulis <infotsakonianarchives.gr>
Subject: 8th Tsakonian Conference
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Full Title: 8th Tsakonian Conference

Date: 09-Sep-2016 - 11-Sep-2016
Location: Leonidio Arcadia, Greece
Contact Person: Manolis Rentoulis
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.tsakonianarchives.gr/

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Tsakonian

Call Deadline: 15-Jun-2016

Meeting Description:

The Tsakonian Archives, continuing the effort, which has already begun for the collection, preservation, study and publication of the history, archeology, linguistics, folklore and other treasure of the Tsakonian people, was decided to carry out the 8th Conference on the 9 –11 of September 2016 at “ Fabrica Culture” Conference and Cultural Center in Leonidio.

On September 11 2016 the meeting will be held in Prastos, in order to contribute to the emergence of Tsakonia.

The subject areas of the Conference are History, Archaeology, Linguistics, Folklore and Architecture of Tsakonia which in ancient times included Vrasies - Prasies, Anthini, Orioi, Glyppia, Selinous, Polihni and Marios.

Call for Papers:

The scholars who are interested in participating in the conference are invited as speakers. They should declare their interest and send the report title, an abstract up to 500 words and 5–10 key-words to the e-mail:
infotsakonianarchives.gr before June 15 2016 in order to be included in the program that will be delivered with all the other basic supplies to the participants at the start of the conference.

Before June 30 2016 confirmation of submission will be sent to all participants.

The subject areas of the Conference are History, Archaeology, Linguistics, Folklore and Architecture of Tsakonia which in ancient times included Vrasies - Prasies, Anthini, Orioi, Glyppia, Selinous, Polihni and Marios.

Presentations should last for 15 minutes while the written project, which will be published in the Proceedings of the Conference and the WEB Site of the Tsakonian Archives (http://www.tsakonianarchives.gr) may have the extent that the author considers necessary for the sufficient coverage of the subject. The paper will be published on the platform of the Tsakonian Archive in electronic form (doc or ppt). If the investigator considers necessary to cover the project with a full video presentation or photos, these will be handed in avi and jpg formats respectively.

The languages of the Conference are Greek, English and Russian.


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