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LINGUIST List 21.1887

Mon Apr 19 2010

Calls: Applied Ling, Lang Acq, Ling & Literature, Translation/Hungary

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

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        1.    Katalin Balogne Berces, Sounds of Silence

Message 1: Sounds of Silence
Date: 18-Apr-2010
From: Katalin Balogne Berces <bbkatiyahoo.com>
Subject: Sounds of Silence
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Full Title: Sounds of Silence
Short Title: SOS

Date: 25-Aug-2010 - 27-Aug-2010
Location: Piliscsaba, Hungary
Contact Person: Marta Pellerdi
Meeting Email: pellerdi.martabtk.ppke.hu
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Ling &
Literature; Translation

Subject Language(s): English (eng)

Call Deadline: 01-Jun-2010

Meeting Description:

The Institute of English Studies at Pázmány Péter Catholic University
(Piliscsaba, Hungary) is pleased to announce its first call for papers for its
international conference organized in English and American Studies around the
theme of FAVETE LINGUIS 'The Sounds of Silence'
August 25-27, 2010 at the Faculty of Humanities, Pázmány Péter Catholic
University, Piliscsaba, Hungary

Call for Papers

This is our Call for Papers "Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are
sweeter" (Keats) We warmly welcome proposals for 20-minute papers on any aspect
of Silence in language acquisition, English and American literature, cultural
studies, linguistics, applied linguistics, translation studies relating to -
unheard sounds - music of syllables - (un)veiled secrets - empty categories -
hermeneutic silence - symbols of silence - telling hiatuses - forgotten
directions - colours of silence - search for perfection - stages of the mind -
voices of those forced to be silent - acquisition unexplored - active silence:
acquisition - role of silent learning - missing pages & ellipses in as wide and
provocative a sense as possible.

Venue (for conference, meals, accommodation, theatre performance, pub): the PPCU
Faculty of Arts countryside campus in Piliscsaba, among the picturesque Pilis
and Buda Hills.

For further information, visit the conference website at
through the PPCU Institute of English homepage or contact either László Kristó,
Márta Pellérdi or Gabriella Reuss.

"But my words like silent raindrops fell, / And echoed / In the wells of
silence" (Simon & Garfunkel) "Love and be silent" (Shakespeare)

To ensure a place among the presenters, send your approx. 250-word proposals to
Márta Pellérdi at pellerdi.martabtk.ppke.hu before 1st June 2010.
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