LINGUIST List 31.1974

Tue Jun 16 2020

Confs: Comp Ling, Discipline of Ling, Disc Analysis, Socioling, Syntax, Text/Corpus Ling/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 16-Jun-2020
From: Andreea Calude <>
Subject: New Zealand Linguistics Society Conference
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New Zealand Linguistics Society Conference
Short Title: NZ Ling Soc

Date: 10-Feb-2021 - 12-Feb-2021
Location: Hamilton, New Zealand
Contact: Andreea Calude
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

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

Meeting Description:

This year's New Zealand Linguistics Conference will be held at the University of Waikato, in the upcoming (NZ) summer - during February 2021. The conference will take place online, with the possibility of some face-to-face presentations if circumstances allow travel. Please submit your abstract by 1 November.

Call for Papers:

Proposals for presentations are invited in the form of 250 word abstracts (not including references) on any aspect relating to language and society. Please also include a 100 word bio.

All abstracts must be original and not simultaneously submitted to another conference.

Abstracts should be submitted to EasyChair ( by 1 November 2020.

Decisions regarding acceptance will be sent by 14 December 2020.

Proposals may relate to any research concerning language and society including but not restricted to the following headings:
- Language maintenance and revitalisation
- Māori and Pacific linguistics
- Languages of New Zealand
- Computational methods and approaches to languages
- Language variation and change
- Languages in education
- Discourse and identity (including critical approaches)
- Sociopragmatics/meaning in interaction
- Workplace discourse analysis
- Psycholinguistic investigations
- Language, gender and sexuality
- Linguistic Pedagogy

Please nominate a heading that fits to help us with scheduling our programme.

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