LINGUIST List 27.805

Fri Feb 12 2016

Calls: General Linguistics/Russia

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 11-Feb-2016
From: Antonis Botinis <>
Subject: Tutorial and Research Workshop on Experimental Linguistics
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Full Title: Tutorial and Research Workshop on Experimental Linguistics
Short Title: ExLing 2016

Date: 27-Jun-2016 - 02-Jul-2016
Location: St. Petersburg, Russia
Contact Person: Antonis Botinis
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 20-Mar-2016

Meeting Description:

This ExLing 2016 is the seventh international event on experimental linguistics, which takes place in Saint Petersburg, Russia, under the auspices of the International Speech Communication Association (ISCA). The conference aims to bring together professionals working with language in different settings and to promote discussion and exchange of ideas on approaches to the study of language. In accordance with the previous events, the conference will focus on experimental and interdisciplinary approaches with the ultimate objective of boosting international research and collaboration.

All experimental disciplines and subjects with reference to the study of language are related to the conference, such as speech production, speech acoustics, speech perception, neurolinguistics, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, computational linguistics, applied linguistics and language therapy.

In the context of the tutorial course on Speech Prosody, panel discussions will be organised with participation of the attendees.

Final Call for Papers:

The conference will contain a combination of oral and poster sessions along with interdisciplinary panel discussions and working groups. Submissions of abstracts are invited with reference to the aims of the conference.

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

A contributor in the workshop may be a single author of only one paper, and may be the co-author of two additional papers.

Submitted abstracts of max 500 words (one page) will be reviewed in accordance with the following criteria:

1. Significance: Does this study address an important problem?
2. Innovation: Does the study employ novel concepts and aims or original methods?
3. Approach: Are the conceptual frameworks, designs, methods, and analyses adequate?
4. Usefulness: How can the research objectives benefit the respective scientific area?
5. Clarity: How clear and well-organized is the presentation?

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