LINGUIST List 31.122
Wed Jan 08 2020
Editor for this issue: Everett Green <everettlinguistlist.org>
Tristan Miller <tristan.miller
2020 International Society for Humor Studies Conference E-mail this message to a friend
Full Title: 2020 International Society for Humor Studies Conference
Short Title: ISHS 2020
Date: 29-Jun-2020 - 03-Jul-2020
Location: Bertinoro, Italy
Contact Person: Delia Chiaro
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: https://eventi.unibo.it/ishs-2020
Linguistic Field(s): Pragmatics
Call Deadline: 01-Mar-2020
The annual ISHS conference that will be held at the University of Bologna’s Summer Residence at Bertinoro, Italy is scheduled from 29 June to 3 July, 2020.
The conference aims at a representative overview of the state of the art in the scientific study of humor; it offers five days of networking possibilities with humor scholars from a wide variety of disciplines in a medieval hamlet with breathtaking landscapes.
Call for Papers:
Registration will open early in December.
Abstracts will only be considered once registration has been completed.
The deadline for submitting an abstract is March 1, 2020.
Submission website: https://eventi.unibo.it/ishs-2020/cfp-ishs-2020
We welcome proposals in all areas of humor scholarship.
Abstracts dealing with any aspect of the conference theme are invited. Abstracts should be 250 words long and are expected to follow academic conventions. Please provide three key words to facilitate scheduling of the sessions.
Presentations will last 20 minutes followed by 10 minutes for questions from the floor.
Panel proposals should include the names of all panelists, a short abstract introducing the theme of the panel and showing how the different papers are linked to the overall theme. An abstract for each individual presentation is required.
Each panel session will run for 90 minutes including all speakers and questions from the floor. The panel convenor may decide allocation of time and speakers within the 90 minutes.
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