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LINGUIST List 21.1629

Sun Apr 04 2010

Calls: Syntax, Discourse Analysis, Ling & Literature/France

Editor for this issue: Kate Wu <katelinguistlist.org>

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        1.    Eric Corre, Representation of Events

Message 1: Representation of Events
Date: 02-Apr-2010
From: Eric Corre <eric.correwanadoo.fr>
Subject: Representation of Events
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Full Title: Representation of Events

Date: 28-Oct-2010 - 30-Oct-2010
Location: Paris, France
Contact Person: Eric Corre
Meeting Email: eric.correuniv-paris3.fr
Web Site: http://sesylia.com/colloques.html

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; Discourse Analysis; Lexicography; Ling &
Literature; Syntax

Call Deadline: 31-May-2010

Meeting Description:

The SESYLIA-LILT linguistic research team at Institut du Monde Anglophone,
Paris 3 Sorbonne Nouvelle, is organizing a conference on the notion(s) of
"events" with the following goals:
- to take stock of current research on event structure and the verb from the
perspective of lexical or generative syntax, cognitive linguistics or
'énonciative' (utterer-centered) frameworks;
- to consider the event in relation to language acquisition;
- to encourage a cross-fertilization of ideas on the discursive, historical,
philosophical, poetic and literary uses of events;
- to promote dialogue and interaction between different approaches to the
notion of events.

Call for Papers

Abstracts are invited for 30-minute talks in English or French on any topic
related to the linguistic and non linguistic aspects of events; they should
contain between 300 and 400 words. They will be reviewed anonymously. The
deadline for submission is May 31st, 2010. The body of your email message
should contain your name, affiliation and contact information. Please send
abstracts to corre.parisevents.ericgmail.com.
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