LINGUIST List 27.857

Tue Feb 16 2016

Calls: English, General Ling/Poland

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


Date: 15-Feb-2016
From: Anna Antkowiak <aantkowiakwa.amu.edu.pl>
Subject: 4th Conference of the International Society for Linguistics of English
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Full Title: 4th Conference of the International Society for Linguistics of English
Short Title: ISLE4

Date: 18-Sep-2016 - 21-Sep-2016
Location: Poznań, Poland
Contact Person: Marcin Krygier
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://wa.amu.edu.pl/isle4/index.html

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 31-Mar-2016

Meeting Description:

The 4th Conference of the International Society for Linguistics of English will be hosted by the Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland, on 18-21 September 2016. The Organisers welcome papers from all linguistic fields provided they deal with the English language.

Apart form plenary lectures and session papers, there are 5 workshop panels and a poster session planned.

For more information go to the conference web site at wa.amu.edu.pl/isle4/index.html or contact us directly at isle4wa.amu.edu.pl

Our key speakers for this edition include:

- Prof. Anne Curzan, University of Michigan
- Prof. Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kołaczyk, Adam Mickiewicz University
- Prof. Bao Zhiming, National University of Singapore
- Prof. Olga Fischer, University of Amsterdam (Presidential Address)

Registration and Conference Fees:

Online Registration will be available through ISLE4 website under Registration & Conference Fees (currently not active) in the beginning of May 2016.

Early-bird Registration:
opening: early May 2016
closing: 31 June 2016

Registration late:
opening: 1 July 2016
closing: 10 September 2016
late registration: EUR 140
students & PhD students: EUR 60

Note: All are welcome to attend, however, participants planning on delivering a paper must be ISLE members!

Conference fees
early registration: EUR 120
late registration: EUR 140
students & PhD students: EUR 60

Note: All are welcome to attend, however, participants planning on delivering a paper must be ISLE members!

Organising Committee:
Prof. Marcin Krygier (Chair)
Prof. Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kołaczyk
Prof. Joanna Pawelczyk
Conference Secretary:
Ms. Anna Antkowiak, MA

Call for Papers:

Dear Colleagues,
You are cordially invited to take part in the 4th Conference of the International Society for Linguistics of English hosted by the Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland.

The Conference Organisers are planning three plenary lectures, a series of workshops, individual paper sessions along with a poster session.

Proposals:

ISLE4 Organisers welcome proposals pertaining to any field of linguistic enquiry provided they deal with the English language.

1. Workshops:

A series of workshops is planned. The description of the planned workshops and contact information of the conveners may be found on ISLE4 website, under Workshops.
- Pop culture and linguistics
- Grammar-discourse-context: Widening the horizon for a theory of grammatical change
- Getting more out of corpus data: expanding the empirical evidence for semantic change
- New Horizons in Ellipsis in English: its syntax, semantics and language processing
- Diachronic change in New Englishes

2. Individual Papers:

Individual paper sessions are the core of each conference. The ISLE4 Organisers plan on a variety of sessions concerning both synchronically and diachronically oriented papers relating to all possible linguistic research areas.

3. Posters

Submission of Abstracts:

All submissions are to be handed in online via EasyChair. Please make sure that the abstract you submit does comply with our formal requirements. For detailed guidelines please refer to the conference web page, under Submission of Abstracts.

Main submission deadline for all abstracts is 31 March 2016.
Notification of acceptance for papers and poster is 25 April 2016.

Contact:

For a more detailed information please refer to the ISLE4 web page. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact the Organisers directly at isle4wa.amu.edu.pl.


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