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LINGUIST List 22.690

Thu Feb 10 2011

Calls: Sociolinguistics/United Kingdom

Editor for this issue: Di Wdzenczny <dilinguistlist.org>

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        1.     Sophie Holmes , Summer School of Sociolinguistics

Message 1: Summer School of Sociolinguistics
Date: 08-Feb-2011
From: Sophie Holmes <sociosummerschool2011gmail.com>
Subject: Summer School of Sociolinguistics
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Full Title: Summer School of Sociolinguistics
Short Title: SSS III

Date: 04-Jul-2011 - 08-Jul-2011
Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Sophie Holmes
Meeting Email: sociosummerschool2011gmail.com
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 10-Mar-2011

Meeting Description:

Following on the success of the Sociolinguistics Summer School at the
University of Edinburgh in 2009 and 2010, we would like to invite you to the
third Summer School of Sociolinguistics at The University of Glasgow from
4th to 9th July 2011. This week-long Summer School for PhD level students
will focus on hands-on workshops led by academics in the field, student
conference style presentations/posters and roundtable discussions.

Call For Papers

All prospective student participants are asked to submit a 500 word abstract
for potential inclusion in presentations/posters. The abstract should be
mailed to the address below, together with name, institution, and year of
study: sociosummerschool2011gmail.com

The submission deadline is 10th March 2011.

The applicants will receive the notification of acceptance by 15th March

Selection of student presentations will be on the basis of
1. their academic quality
2. potential benefit of the workshop for the participant
3. fit with the themes of the summer school.

This year's themes are:

Ethnicity, Contact and Change: Dr Devyani Sharma
Perception and Identities in Interaction: Dr Erez Levon
Sociophonetics and Indexicality: Dr Lauren Hall-Lew
Statistical Analysis of Speech Data: Dr Daniel Johnson
Language and the Media: Dr Jane Stuart-Smith
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