LINGUIST List 30.1002

Sun Mar 03 2019

Calls: Discourse Analysis, Sociolinguistics, Text/Corpus Linguistics/New Zealand

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 28-Feb-2019
From: Anthony Fisher <>
Subject: 7th New Zealand Discourse Conference
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Full Title: 7th New Zealand Discourse Conference
Short Title: NZDC7

Date: 03-Dec-2019 - 06-Dec-2019
Location: Wellington, New Zealand
Contact Person: Anthony Fisher
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis; Sociolinguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Call Deadline: 31-Mar-2019

Meeting Description:

The New Zealand Discourse Conference is a cornerstone event for research applying discourse analytic approaches. The conference accepts abstracts representing a wide range of disciplines, research areas and methodologies, including critical discourse studies and CDA, corpus-assisted discourse studies, conversation analysis and multimodal discourse analysis, among others.

The seventh Discourse Conference is being hosted by Massey University in Wellington, New Zealand’s capital city. We are pleased to announce that plenary speakers for 2019 include Janet Holmes, Emeritus Professor in Linguistics and Applied Language Studies (Victoria University of Wellington); Professor Paul Baker (Lancaster University); and Dr Brian W. King (Hong Kong University).

More information and a call for papers will follow in the second half of 2018.

Call for Papers:

Submission are invited for the 7th New Zealand Discourse Conference from academics and others interested in discourse analysis that address theoretical, methodological or empirical research in a variety of applications.

Submission will be accepted for 20 minute oral presentations or poster presentations. We also welcome proposals for panel presentations.

Abstracts should be no longer than 350 words (plus references) and should contain no identifying information. Submissions should relate directly to an original piece of research and should provide a clear description of the data under examination and method or approach employed. Abstracts should include 1-5 references (not included in the word count).

Please submit abstracts by email to by 31 March 2019.

Meeting Location: Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand
Meeting Dates: 3-6 December 2019

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