LINGUIST List 32.893

Thu Mar 11 2021

Calls: Applied Ling, Cog Sci, Ling & Lit, Pragmatics, Text/Corpus Ling/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <laurenlinguistlist.org>



Date: 11-Mar-2021
From: Peter Stockwell <peter.stockwellnottingham.ac.uk>
Subject: Poetics and Linguistics Association (PALA) Annual Conference
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Full Title: Poetics and Linguistics Association (PALA) Annual Conference
Short Title: PALA2021

Date: 07-Jul-2021 - 09-Jul-2021
Location: Online (hosted from Nottingham), United Kingdom
Contact Person: Peter Stockwell
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: https://palaconference.wordpress.com

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Ling & Literature; Pragmatics; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Call Deadline: 17-May-2021

Meeting Description:

PALA is an international academic association for those who work in stylistics, poetics, and associated fields of language and linguistics. Specific interests of PALA members include, for example, narratology, literariness, literary linguistics, stylistics and pedagogy, critical discourse analysis, gender and writing, literary translation studies, linguistics and philosophy, metaphor, cognition, cognitive poetics, metafiction, pragmatics, text linguistics, corpus stylistics, and other related areas.

PALA 2021 will be held virtually online, hosted by the University of Nottingham. Registration is now open, and the conference will be held over three days from 7-9 July 2021. (The planned conference in Aix, France will now be held in 2022).

Call for Papers and Posters:

PALA 2021 is open for proposals for papers and posters on any aspect of poetics and linguistics that would be of interest to PALA members. PALA is an international academic association for those who work in stylistics, poetics, and associated fields of language and linguistics.

Papers:
- 20 minutes duration in a 30 minute session, to allow discussion.
- Presented using Microsoft Teams.
- Powerpoints and handouts to be submitted in advance (by 1 July)
Our preferred pattern of presentation is for you to present your paper live via Teams. You
control the screen-sharing to show any slides or visual material. Please send us any material in advance so we can take over if there is a technical glitch. We will send all participants an easy guide to using Teams for your presentation.

Posters:
- Posters should be in the form of an animated video of maximum 2 minutes length.
- You can record the poster in powerpoint and export as a movie.
- Posters will be available in a devoted room online for the duration of the conference.
- There will be a session set aside for poster presenters to answer questions.

Send proposals as an email attachment (max 300 words) to: palanottingham.ac.uk

Important Dates:
Conference: 7-9 July 2021
Paper proposals deadline: 15 April
Posters proposals deadline: 17 May
Acceptance of papers notified by: 1 May




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