LINGUIST List 29.3809

Wed Oct 03 2018

Calls: Applied Linguistics, Computational Linguistics, Discipline of Linguistics/Nigeria

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Date: 30-Sep-2018
From: Jeremiah Anene Nwankwegu <jerrynwankwegugmail.com>
Subject: 2nd EBSU - Linguistics International Interdisciplinary Conference 2018
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Full Title: 2nd EBSU - Linguistics International Interdisciplinary Conference 2018
Short Title: EBSULING 2018

Date: 13-Nov-2018 - 16-Nov-2018
Location: Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria
Contact Person: Jeremiah Anene Nwankwegu
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.ebsulingconference.com

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; Discipline of Linguistics

Call Deadline: 31-Oct-2018

Meeting Description:

2nd International Interdisciplinary Conference

Theme:

''Digital Humanities and Spaces: Exploring Current Trends in Digital Linguistics and Literature''

The Department of Linguistics and Literary Studies, with the support of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, calls for abstracts for its conference to be held on 13–16 November, 2018. The conference aims to provide a platform for the community of interdisciplinary Digital Humanities researchers – Digital linguists and Digital literati - to meet, present and discuss their latest research findings, key developments and digital trends in linguistics, language and literary studies; to explore the new opportunities and challenges posed by DH, digital linguistics and literature, and to think out how the humanities (particularly, linguistics and literary studies) can exploit the opportunities offered and deal with the challenges posed by digital technologies, for maximum impact on society.

Confirmed Speakers:

Opening Keynote: Professor, Ozo-Mekuri Ndimele
Vice Chancellor, Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port Harcourt, Nigeria

Closing Keynote: Professor, Paul Onovo
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Lead Papers:

Professor, Charles Ogbulogo
Covenant University, Nigeria

Professor, Nana Aba A. Amfo
Dean School of Languages, University of Ghana, Legon

Dr Emmanuel Ngue Um
University of Yaoundé 1n

Dr Demola Anthony Lewis
University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Host:

Dr Ngozi U. Emeka-Nwobia
Head, Department of Linguistics and Literary Studies, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki


For further inquiries, email info.ebsuling2018gmail.com or visit the conference website

2nd Call for Papers:

Theme: ''Digital Humanities and Spaces: Exploring Current Trends in Digital Linguistics and Literature''

Abstracts not exceeding 250 words, written in English, are invited in all areas relevant to Digital Linguistics and Digital Literature, Theoretical and General Linguistics, and Applied Linguistics as well as allied disciplines. The selected abstracts will be considered for presentation in the main session of the conference.

The abstracts are specifically invited in the thematic areas outlined below; however, interested persons may submit abstracts in other relevant areas too:

Sub-Themes:

- Digital Linguistics (DL)
- Digital Humanities (DH)
- Theoretical/General/Applied Linguistics
- Literature
- Language & Culture
- Language & Education
- Communication
- Language Online
- Language and Media
- Language and (Cyber) Security/Crime
- Language, Peace, and Conflict
- Language and LGBT

Abstract Guideline:

- Authors' names, affiliations, emails and official addresses should be written on a separate sheet.
- Abstracts should not exceed 250 words
- Font size 12, Times New Roman and single line spacing

Abstract Submission:

http://www.ebsulingconference.com/call-for-abstracts

For further inquiries, email info.ebsuling2018gmail.com or visit the conference website: www.ebsulingconference.com




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