LINGUIST List 32.446

Fri Feb 05 2021

Calls: Applied Ling, Gen Ling, Lang Acq, Socioling, Syntax/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 05-Feb-2021
From: Stamatia Savvani <>
Subject: 15th Language at the University of Essex Postgraduate Conference (LangUE)
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Full Title: 15th Language at the University of Essex Postgraduate Conference (LangUE)
Short Title: 15th LangUE 2021

Date: 10-Jun-2021 - 11-Jun-2021
Location: Colchester (online), United Kingdom
Contact Person: Stamatia Savvani
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Sociolinguistics; Syntax

Call Deadline: 01-Mar-2021

Meeting Description:

The 15th LangUE 2021 conference aims to bring together postgraduate students to present and discuss current research, results and problems from any field of linguistics.

We are pleased to announce that the keynote speakers we had invited last year have all confirmed their attendance for 2021:
Prof Andrew Radford (Emeritus University of Essex)
Prof Christine Muir (University of Nottingham)
Dr Tracey Costley (University of Essex)
Dr Ian Cunnings (University of Reading)

Call for Papers:

All the following guidelines apply to abstracts for both oral presentations and poster presentations, except where otherwise stated.

The deadline for submission of abstracts is March 1, 2021 (17:00 UK time). Electronic submissions only: You need to register and create an account for EasyChair.

Please mention in the title field whether your abstract is to be considered for a Presentation or a Poster, e.g. Poster: Title of Your Abstract. Your abstract must be in pdf. format. In addition, you should make sure that your abstract conforms to the formatting guidelines below.

Please send an anonymised copy of your abstract file to the above link. The copy should be anonymous (title and abstract text only). If you get accepted, we will contact you to provide more details. Your abstract should be no more than 400 words in length, including references.

Please format the page as follows:
- line spacing: 1.5
- all margins: 2.5cm (1 inch)
- text alignment: justified
- title text: Times New Roman, 14pt, bold, centered
- body text: Times New Roman, 12pt
- paragraphs: do not indent; leave one clear line between paragraphs

Abstract Review and Acceptance:
All abstracts which conform to the above guidelines will be anonymously reviewed by two reviewers. Once the review process is complete, you will be notified by the organising committee if your abstract has been accepted for oral or poster presentation.
Accepted abstracts will be allotted 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion. There will be a dedicated poster session on the day of the conference. All those who present their work at the LangUE 2021 will be invited to submit to the “Proceedings of the LangUE”. Submissions must be emailed to by 9 July 2021.

All questions about submissions should be emailed to the organising committee at .

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