LINGUIST List 30.1059

Wed Mar 06 2019

Calls: Cog Sci, Semantics, Socioling, Translation, Typology/Russia

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <everettlinguistlist.org>



Date: 06-Mar-2019
From: Ksenia Kardanova-Biryukova <lingcoll54yandex.ru>
Subject: 54th Linguistics Colloquium
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Full Title: 54th Linguistics Colloquium
Short Title: LK54

Date: 19-Sep-2019 - 22-Sep-2019
Location: Moscow, Russia
Contact Person: lingcoll54 lingcoll54
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; Semantics; Sociolinguistics; Translation; Typology

Call Deadline: 31-Mar-2019

Meeting Description:

The Linguistics Colloquium serves as a forum which brings together researchers in a variety of topic areas within the scope of linguistic research. The Linguistics Colloquium is open to novel approaches in linguistics and aims to facilitate fruitful discussion and exchange of ideas.

The Chair of Linguistics and Translation Studies with Moscow City University (Moscow, Russia) is privileged to welcome you to the 54th Linguistics Colloquium to be held on September 19-22, 2019 at the Institute of Foreign Languages with Moscow City University (www.mgpu.ru). This year’s Colloquium will be covering a broad range of topics relating to Linguistic Encoding / Decoding in Global Contexts.

Call for Papers:

54th Linguistics Colloquium
Linguistic Encoding / Decoding in Global Contexts

Dates: September 19-22, 2019
Venue: Chair of Linguistics and Translation Studies, Institute of Foreign Languages, Moscow City University (Moscow, Russia)

The Linguistics Colloquium was founded in Hamburg, Germany, in 1966 and since then has been held annually in a total of 18 European countries. It serves as a forum which brings together researchers in a variety of topic areas within the scope of linguistic research. The Linguistics Colloquium is open to novel approaches in linguistics and aims to facilitate fruitful discussion and exchange of ideas.

Topic Areas:

Relevant topic areas of the conference include, but are not limited to:

- cognitive linguistics
- cultural linguistics
- semantics
- morphology
- sociolinguistics
- pragmatics
- typology
- comparative studies
- contact linguistics
- translation practices

Keynote Speakers:

Our ambition is to bring together a group of Russian and international linguists (among them Karin Ebeling (Germany), Wilfried Kürschner (Germany), Zoya Proshina (Russia) and others).

Conference Languages:

The conference languages are English and German.

Abstracts and Deadlines:

Abstracts for papers or posters should be between 300-500 words including references and can be written in English or German. The deadline for submission of abstracts is March 31, 2019 to be sent to lingcoll54yandex.ru The submitted abstracts will be peer reviewed. Notification of acceptance is April 30, 2019.

Conference Fee and Registration
To register you should send a filled registration form along with the abstract (see above). Please, find the registration form attached to this e-mail.

Conference fee: 150 €; this comprises the conference folder, coffee breaks, the welcome reception and a 2-hour bus tour of Moscow on September 22, 2019.

Conference dinner: 55 € (the name and the address of the restaurant will be announced later)

The registration fee and the conference dinner costs are to be paid on arrival when you register at the conference venue.

Entertainment and Sightseeing Options
September 20, 2019 (Friday)
You are welcome to choose one of the options to follow:
(A) Theatre (the programme for September will appear in early May and we’ll be happy to circulate information about the ballets / operas on offer as well as the price range)
- Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Music Theatre
Website: https://stanmus.com/
- State Kremlin Palace
Website: https://en.kremlinpalace.org/

(B) City walks to different historic locations (including VDNHa, Park “Zaryadye”, the Kremlin, the Victory Park (Park Pobedy), Novodevichy Convent and other historic sites) arranged by our students (at no extra charge).

September 22, 2019 (Sunday)
A 2-hour bus tour of Moscow (at no extra charge)

September 23, 2019 (Monday)
For those staying a few extra days in Moscow:
City walks to different historic locations (including VDNHa, Park “Zaryadye”, the Kremlin, the Victory Park (Park Pobedy), Novodevichy Convent and other historic sites) arranged by our students (at no extra charge).


For any further information you are welcome to contact us at: lingcoll54yandex.ru

The Institute of Foreign Languages with Moscow City University is located at: Maly Kazenny pereulok 5b (Kurskaya metro station)




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