LINGUIST List 30.1042

Wed Mar 06 2019

Calls: Discourse Analysis, Psycholinguistics, Translation/USA

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 04-Mar-2019
From: Elisa Gironzetti <>
Subject: Conference of the International Society for Humor Studies
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Full Title: Conference of the International Society for Humor Studies
Short Title: ISHS 2019

Date: 24-Jun-2019 - 29-Jun-2019
Location: Austin, Texas, USA
Contact Person: Elisa Gironzetti
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis; Psycholinguistics; Translation

Call Deadline: 15-Mar-2019

Meeting Description:

Join an international and interdisciplinary group of humor researchers for ISHS 2019 in Austin, Texas. We will discuss humor from its basic definitions to the latest research strands and everything in between.

Final Call for Papers:

Only two weeks left to submit your abstract proposal for ISHS 2019 at UT Austin.

You can submit an academic paper (20+10 mins), posters, special panels with multiple presenters (90-180 min), workshops (90 min), as well as other academic formats related to humor research in the arts, humanities, and sciences.

Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:

- Cognition and Creativity
- Public and Private Discourse
- Individuality and Individual Styles
- Culture and Diversity
- Health and Well-Being
- Language and Translation
- Media and Digital Technology
- Performance and Reception
- Body and Gender

Abstracts of up to 200 words should be submitted by March 15, 2019 through the submission form ( Acceptance notifications for abstracts will be sent out by March 30, 2019.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Austin!

More info at

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