LINGUIST List 32.3374

Thu Oct 28 2021

Calls: English, Old; Historical Ling, Lang Doc, Ling & Lit, Text/Corpus Ling/Spain

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <everettlinguistlist.org>



Date: 20-Oct-2021
From: Roberto Torre Alonso <roberto.torreunirioja.es>
Subject: 32nd International Conference of the Spanish Society for Medieval English Language and Literature
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Full Title: 32nd International Conference of the Spanish Society for Medieval English Language and Literature
Short Title: SELIM 32

Date: 14-Sep-2022 - 16-Sep-2022
Location: Logroño (La Rioja), Spain
Contact Person: Roberto Torre Alonso
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics; Language Documentation; Ling & Literature; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English; English, Middle; English, Old

Call Deadline: 31-Jan-2022

Meeting Description:

The Research Group in Fuctional Grammars in collaboration with the Department of Modern Languages of the University of La Rioja will host the 32nd International Conference of the Spanish Society for Medieval English Language and Literature (SELIM) to be held in Logroño (Spain) on September 14-16 2022.

Under the title ''New approaches to Early English: Challenges in the Digitisation Era'' the conference will explore a variety of linguistic, literary and cultural features of the Old and Middle English periods as well as new approaches to the discipline and the application of new technologies to the study of historical languages.

The conference welcomes senior and junior scholars from all parts of the world to discuss the major areas fostered by SELIM, including:

Old and Middle English language and linguistics
Old and Middle English literature
Medieval History of the British Isles
New theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of Old and Middle English

Call for Papers:

The Spanish Society for Medieval English Language and Literature (SELIM) and the local organising committee invite members of the Society and all other scholars interested in the field to participate in the 32nd International Conference of SELIM, to be hosted by the Department of Modern Languages of the University of La Rioja from September 14th to 16th 2022.

Under the tittle New approaches to Early English: Challenges in the Digitisation Era, the organisers welcome papers dealing with any aspect of medieval English language and literature and particularly encourage the submission of papers that offer new readings or perspectives on mediaeval English texts, as well as new approaches and analytical techniques. Topics include, but are not limited to:

- Anglo-Latin literature
- Corpus compilation and corpus-based analysis
- Digital humanities
- Historical languages and information technologies
- Language contact and language variation
- Latin tradition in medieval English literature
- Manuscripts, texts and cybertexts
- Medieval England culture
- Old and Middle English dialectology
- Old and Middle English lexicology and lexicography
- Old and Middle English literature
- Old and Middle English morphology
- Old and Middle English phonology
- Old and Middle English syntax

The conference will be organised in four thematic panels:
Panel – Panel Coordinator – Contact
Old English literature and culture – Francisco J. Rozano García (National University of Ireland) – francisco.rozano-garcianuigalway.ie
Old English language and linguistics – Ana Elvira Ojanguren López (Universidad de La Rioja) – ana-elvira.ojangurenunirioja.es
Middle English literature and culture – Andoni Cossío Garrido (Universidad del País Vasco) – andoni.cossioehu.eus
Middle English language and linguistics – Jesús Romero Barranco (Universidad de Granada) - jesusromerougr.es

Scholars interested in offering 20-minute papers (followed by a 10-minute discussion) must send a 300-word abstract (excluding references) in electronic format (please use this MSWord template) to the corresponding panel coordinator before January 31, 2022.
Acceptance of proposals will be confirmed by March 31, 2022. References should comply to the latest APA format (7th edition). Should you have any doubts regarding panel adscription, please send your proposal to the organising committee at 2022selimconferencegmail.com.

Publication:

A selection of contributions will be edited by the organisers and submitted to a major international press.

Important Dates:

January 31st 2022: Submission deadline
March 31st 2022: Confirmation of acceptance
April 1st – June 30th 2022: Early bird registration
July 1st – August 31st 2022: Ordinary registration
September 1st – September 15th: Extraordinary registration.

Scientific Committee:

Anunciación Carrera de La Red (Universidad de Valladolid)
Francisco Javier Ruano García (Universidad de Salamanca)
George Walkden (University of Konstanz)
Hans Sauer (University of Munich)
Javier Calle Martín (Universidad de Málaga)
Jeremy J. Smith (Glasgow University)
Marcin Krygier (Adam Mickiewicz University)
Mercedes Salvador (Universidad de Sevilla)
Merja Kytö (Uppsala University)
Michiko Ogura (Chiba University)
Nicola McDonald (University of York)
Santiago Ignacio González Fernández-Corugedo (Universidad de Oviedo)
Terttu Nevalainen (University of Helsinki)

Organising Committee:

Roberto Torre Alonso (Chair)
Carmen Novo Urraca (Secretary)
Raquel Vea Escarza
Raquel Mateo Mendaza
Luisa Fidalgo Allo
Miguel Lacalle Palacios
Sara Domínguez Barragán
Yosra Hamdoun Bhgiyel
Laura Martín de las Pueblas Yanguas

Contact and information:

For further information please contact the organising committee at 2022selimconferencegmail.com.
The conference website will soon be available. Please check https://selimsociety.com for updates.

We look forward to meeting you in Logroño!




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