LINGUIST List 32.1152

Wed Mar 31 2021

Calls: Disc Analysis, Lang Acq, Neuroling, Psycholing, Socioling/Finland

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 01-Apr-2021
From: Helka Riionheimo <>
Subject: International Conference on Multilingual Awareness and Multilingual Practices
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Full Title: International Conference on Multilingual Awareness and Multilingual Practices
Short Title: MAMP3

Date: 06-Oct-2022 - 07-Oct-2022
Location: Joensuu, Finland
Contact Person: Helka Riionheimo
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis; Language Acquisition; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics; Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Jul-2022

Meeting Description:

***Please note that the conference has been further postponed to 6-7 October, 2022. The submission deadline has also been extended to 15 July, 2022***

The conference considers all aspects of the linguistic and sociolinguistic competences and practices of bi-/multilingual speakers who cross existing social and linguistic boundaries, adopting or adapting themselves to new and overlapping linguistic spaces.

We invite papers in all areas of research in bi-/multilingualism and multicultural education, whether or not linked directly to the overarching conference theme, including, but not limited to, linguistics, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, clinical linguistics, education, bi-/multilingual societies, intercultural studies.

Call for Papers:

Topics will include: (multiple) language acquisition and learning (L3, L4, Lx); psycho- and neurolinguistics of multilingualism; translanguaging; early bilingualism and heritage language development; speech processing in bi-/multilinguals; trans/multilingual language use in different contexts; multilingual education; bi-/multiculturalism; bi-/multilingual language policies; literacy in multiple languages (pluriliteracy); intercultural and globalisation issues related to multilingualism; multilingual issues in literature and translation.

Confirmed keynote speakers are:
Pieter Muysken (Radboud University, The Netherlands)
Sari Pöyhönen (University of Jyväskylä, Finland)
Ad Backus (Tilburg University, The Netherlands)

Conference venue: University of Eastern Finland - Joensuu Campus (Yliopistokatu 2, FI-80100 Joensuu, Finland)

More details about the venue can be found here:

The two categories of proposals are: individual papers and posters. Submission is already open and will close on 15 July 2022. Presenters are requested to submit their abstracts of up to 300 words and include their name, affiliation, email address and 2-3 references in an MS-Word document. All proposals should be sent to:

The conference website:

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