LINGUIST List 32.104

Thu Jan 07 2021

Confs: Applied Ling, Cog Sci, Disc Analysis, Gen Ling, Translation/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 03-Jan-2021
From: Organizing Committee <>
Subject: The Magic of Innovation: Language and Language Teaching in a Changing Environment
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The Magic of Innovation: Language and Language Teaching in a Changing Environment

Date: 23-Apr-2021 - 24-Apr-2021
Location: Moscow (online), Russia
Contact: Organizing Committee
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Discourse Analysis; General Linguistics; Translation

Meeting Description:

The International Conference “The Magic of Innovation: Linguistics and Language Teaching in a Changing Environment” is the 5th in a series of successful conferences hosted by the English Language Department of the School of International Relations (MGIMO University, Moscow). The event will be held online on 23-24 April 2021 and focus on how the changing environment affects the study and teaching of language. Registration open till 7 February 2021. There is no conference fee for this event.

Call for Papers:

The working languages of the conference are Russian and English.

Applications for participation are to be sent to the Conference Team through the conference site before February 7, 2021. Conference speakers are invited to submit abstracts of their presentations (200–250 words) either in Russian or English. The abstracts should clearly reflect the key points of the presentation: the gist of the research, references to the materials used, the methodology employed, and the results of the conducted study. Each participant may submit only one abstract for presentation.

Applications for workshops / seminars / round tables and participation in the book fair are submitted separately.

Notification of acceptance will be forwarded by February 28, 2021 (please also check the Important dates section of our website). The Conference Team may decline the proposals that do not meet the substantive and formal criteria.

Participants whose papers have been accepted and who wish to publish them in the Proceedings of the Conference will email their articles of up to seven pages (300 words per page) including references to from March 1 to April 12, 2021. The Proceedings will be published online after the conference. The publication fee will be announced in due course. The proceedings will be registered in the Russian Science Citation Index.

Only attendees’ papers will be accepted for publication provided they are related to the theme of the conference and conform to the publication guidelines (available after the registration).

All the participants are eligible for a digital Certificate of Attendance.

Should you decide not to participate after submitting your application, please inform the Organizing Committee by April 16, 2021.

Further information (updates on the program, the procedure for paying for advanced training, technical recommendations for online participation, terms of publication, etc.) will be available in due course at

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