LINGUIST List 29.2702

Thu Jun 28 2018

Calls: Discipline of Linguistics, General Linguistics/France

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 28-Jun-2018
From: Sylvie Hancil <>
Subject: International Conference on Current Trends in Linguistics
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Full Title: International Conference on Current Trends in Linguistics
Short Title: CTL

Date: 28-Mar-2019 - 29-Mar-2019
Location: Rouen, France
Contact Person: Sylvie Hancil
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Discipline of Linguistics; General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 01-Sep-2018

Meeting Description:

The conference aims to bring together scholars with the purpose of discussing current empirical and theroretical issues in linguistics, not only on but beyond English linguistics.

The following topics will be especially paid attention to but not exhaustively:

- Periphery
- Categories
- Gradualness
- Discourse markers
- Dialogic contexts and language change

We are delighted to announce that the following have agreed to give plenary presentations:

Peter Auer (Freiburg Institute of Advanced Studies)
Bernd Heine (University of Cologne)
Reijirou Shibasaki (Meiji University, Tokyo)
Richard Waltereit (Humboldt University Berlin)

2nd Call for Papers:

Time for Papers: 20 minutes, plus 10 minutes for questions.

Conference Languages: English and French

Submission Procedure:

Abstracts should be anonymous and no more than one side of A4, including references. They should be sent to the following address in PDF format:

Please include the following information in the main body of your email: title and name of author(s); affiliation; email address for correspondence; presentation title; 3-5 keywords.

Submission Deadline: September 1, 2018

Notification of acceptance will be sent to the authors by the end of September 2018.

For more information on the conference, go to the website

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