From: Joanna Pietraszko <joannapietraszkogmail.com>
Subject: Young Linguists in Dialogue Conference
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Full Title: Young Linguists in Dialogue Conference
Short Title: YLD 4
Date: 14-May-2011 - 15-May-2011
Location: Wrocław, Poland
Contact Person: Joanna Pietraszko
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Call Deadline: 17-Apr-2011
Young Linguists in Dialogue is an annual student conference. This year's meeting will be held at the University of Wrocław (Poland). The main goal of the Conference of Young Linguistics in Dialogue is to ensure a good communication between students of various linguistic fields and from different linguistic traditions and environments, thus offering them a much broader perspective and a more objective and balanced overview of the field.
The 4th Conference of Young Linguists in Dialogue held in the Institute of English Studies at the University of Wrocław on: May 14th-15th, 2011 organized by Students Scientific Group for English (in cooperation with Students' Scientific Group for Generative Linguistics 'X-bar').
Call for Papers:
We kindly invite all M.A. and Ph.D. students to submit presentations in the following disciplines:
- Theoretical linguistics (cognitive and generative)
- Applied linguistics (translation studies, language acquisition and learning)
- Computational linguistics
- Historical linguistics
Abstracts may not exceed one page of A4 paper (Times New Roman, 12pt, double space) and should be sent to: yldwroclaw2011gmail.com by April 17th, 2011, with author's name and affiliation in the body of the email. The notification of acceptance will be on April 30th, 2011.
We provide computers and slide projectors, as well as conference materials. The time for one presentation should not exceed 20 minutes (with a 10-mintues discussion). Languages of the conference are English and Polish.
Apart from the presentations, the conference will include:
- Lectures by invited speakers: Prof. Bożena Rozwadowska and Prof. Leszek Berezowski
- Workshops (topics to be announced).
We also intend to publish the conference proceedings.
Should you have any questions, please contact: yldwroclaw2011gmail.com
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