LINGUIST List 27.795

Thu Feb 11 2016

Calls: General Ling/UK

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


Date: 11-Feb-2016
From: Elizabeth Adeolu <s1217541sms.ed.ac.uk>
Subject: Linguistics and English Language Postgraduate Conference
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Full Title: Linguistics and English Language Postgraduate Conference
Short Title: LEL PG

Date: 01-Jun-2016 - 03-Jun-2016
Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Conference Committee
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.lel.ed.ac.uk/~pgc/

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 01-Apr-2016

Meeting Description:

The University of Edinburgh Linguistics and English Language Postgraduate Conference (LEL PG) is an annual event where postgraduates showcase their research, receive feedback, and network.

This year's conference will be held from 1-3 June 2016. Having reached the 22nd year of the conference this year, we would like to invite all students of Linguistics, English language and related disciplines to join us for this special occasion.

The conference offers a great opportunity to refine thoughts, share concerns and receive constructive criticism in a supportive and convivial environment. Additionally, it provides an opportunity to gain experience in conference presentation.

Tea and coffee will be provided on all three days, and there will also be a conference dinner in the evening of the 2 June (details to follow).The University of Edinburgh Linguistics and English Language Pohe stgraduate Conference (LEL PG) is an annual event where postgraduates showcase their research, receive feedback, and network.
This year's conference will be held from the 1st--3rd June 2016.

Call for Papers:

We are now accepting submissions for oral presentations and posters.
The standard length of a talk will be 20 minutes, followed by 10 minutes of questions. Papers relevant to Linguistics and English Language are welcome and submissions by both University of Edinburgh and external students are highly encouraged.

To apply, please submit an abstract (maximum 500 words in .pdf format, bibliographies do not count toward the word limit) through http://www.lel.ed.ac.uk/~pgc/submission.html.

The deadline for submissions is midnight on 1 April 2016.

Further information can be found at the LEL PG Conference website: http://www.lel.ed.ac.uk/~pgc/. Should you require any further information, the organisers can be contacted at lel-pgced.ac.uk.


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