LINGUIST List 28.937

Mon Feb 20 2017

Calls: Cog Sci, Gen Ling, Philosophy of Lang, Psycholing, Semantics/Macau

Editor for this issue: Kenneth Steimel <>

Date: 18-Feb-2017
From: Custódio Martins <>
Subject: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Semantics
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Full Title: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Semantics
Short Title: IPS2017

Date: 10-May-2017 - 12-May-2017
Location: Macau S.A.R., Macau
Contact Person: Custódio Martins
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; General Linguistics; Philosophy of Language; Psycholinguistics; Semantics

Call Deadline: 26-Mar-2017

Meeting Description:

The 1st Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Semantics conference will be held at the University of Macau (Macau S.A.R., P.R.C.) from 10 -12 May.

The conference aims at bringing together scholars and researchers from different disciplines, as well as theoretical approaches, in order to promote dialogues on semantics across disciplines.

Call for Papers:

The 1st conference on Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Semantics intends to bring together multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives on the role of semantics and semantic interpretation. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Semantics will be hosted by the Department of Portuguese of the University of Macau, from 10 - 12 May 2017.

We invite paper and/or poster presentations on semantics from different theoretical and methodological approaches from the perspective of various disciplines, including, but not limited to:

- Computational semantics
- Computational psycholinguistics
- Computational linguistics (translation studies)
- Formal semantics
- Philosophy of language
- Psycholinguistics (first and second language processing paradigms)
- Cognitive linguistics (first and second language)
- Generative linguistics (first and second language)
- Discourse
- Pragmatics
- Syntax


Authors may submit one abstract as the first author and no more than a second abstract as co-author. We also welcome joint presentations from two or more fields of enquiry. Abstracts should have a maximum of 400 words, excluding references, title and keywords. Presentations will be for 20 minutes in panel sessions.

Important Dates:

Submission of Abstracts: 22 February - 26 March 2017
Notification: 10 April 2017
Early bird registration: 10 April – 21 April
Full fee registration: 22 April – 2 May
Registration deadline for presenters: 21 April

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