LINGUIST List 27.724

Mon Feb 08 2016

Calls: Anthropological Ling, Discourse Analysis, Lang Acq, Pragmatics, Socioling/USA

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>


Date: 05-Feb-2016
From: Elizabeth Reddington <ear2109tc.columbia.edu>
Subject: Anthropological Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Discourse Analysis, Forensic Linguistics, Language Acquisition, Pragmatics, Sociolinguistics, Text/Corpus Linguistics
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Full Title: 6th Annual Meeting of the Language and Social Interaction Working Group
Short Title: LANSI

Date: 07-Oct-2016 - 08-Oct-2016
Location: New York City, NY, USA
Contact Person: Elizabeth Reddington
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.tc.edu/lansi

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; Language Acquisition; Pragmatics; Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 31-May-2016

Meeting Description:

LANSI brings together scholars and students working on naturally-occurring data within the broad area of language and social interaction.

Call for Papers:

LANSI brings together scholars and students working on naturally-occurring data within the broad area of language and social interaction. In keeping with the LANSI spirit of diversity and dialog, we welcome abstracts from colleagues working on a variety of topics using discourse analytic approaches that include but are not limited to conversation analysis, interactional sociolinguistics, linguistic anthropology, and critical discourse analysis. Abstracts should be no longer than 300 words and should include descriptions of the following aspects of the study: (1) problem(s) being addressed; (2) central claim(s); (3) data source(s) and analytic approach(es); (4) a short piece of data to support the main argument; (5) implication(s) of the findings. Please also include a 50-word summary. Abstracts will be blind-reviewed on the basis of clarity, specificity, originality, and the inclusion of the required components. Papers will be presented within a 15 or 20-minute slot with an additional 10 or 5 minutes for discussion.

Deadline for electronic submission is May 31, 2016. Notification of acceptance or non-acceptance will be sent via email by July 15, 2016. For additional information and to submit an abstract, please visit: www.tc.edu/lansi

Conference Co-chairs:

Hansun Zhang Waring
Elizabeth Reddington
Di Yu


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