| Category: ||E-CFP |
| Subject: ||Corpus Linguistics Conference 2009 |
| From: || |
| Email: ||knsimms_(on)_liverpool.ac.uk |
| Date received: ||03 Dec 2008 |
| Deadline: ||23 Jan 2009 |
| Start date: ||20 Jul 2009 |
Corpus Linguistics Conference 2009
University of Liverpool, UK
Second Call for Papers
Following the success of CL2001, 2003, 2005 and 2007, the Fifth
Corpus Linguistics Conference will take place from 20 July - 23
It will be organised by the Universities of Liverpool, Birmingham
and Lancaster and will be hosted by the School of English,
University of Liverpool.
We are looking forward to an interesting programme and invite
papers, posters, work-in-progress reports, as well as workshops
covering any aspect of corpus linguistics. The conference begins
with a workshop
and colloquium day on Monday 20 July; the main conference runs
from Tuesday 21
to Thursday 23 July, with the conference dinner on Wednesday 22
Svenja Adolphs (University of Nottingham)
Douglas Biber (Northern Arizona University)
Michael Hoey (University of Liverpool)
Joybrato Mukherjee (University of Giessen)
Mike Scott (University of Liverpool)
We invite 5 categories of abstracts:
PAPERS will be allocated 20 minutes plus 10 minutes for
abstracts should be between 300 and 500 words (excluding word
WORK-IN-PROGRESS REPORTS will be 10 minutes plus 5 minutes for
Abstracts should be no longer than 300 words (excluding word
count for references).
POSTER abstracts should be no more than 200 words (excluding word
COLLOQUIA usually take the form of between 4 and 8 papers, with
audience discussion. We will accommodate short colloquia (2
hours, about 4
speakers) and longer colloquia (4 hours, about 8 speakers).
Proposals should be
no more than 1000 words (for colloquia of 2 hours) or 2000 words
of 4 hours). The proposal should include a rationale for the
indication of how much of the time will be allocated to audience
an abstract for each of the proposed papers.
WORKSHOPS usually include one or two short presentations and
audience participation. Workshops can take 1 or 2 hours.
Proposals should be no
more than 500 words (for a 1-hour workshop) or 750 words (for a
and should describe the organisation of the workshop and the
nature of the
audience participation. Additionally, information on technical
should be provided.
For colloquia and workshops we would encourage you to contact us
ahead of the
deadline if you have any questions.
The language of the conference is English.
All abstracts should be in English, though we encourage proposals
for colloquia to be given in languages other than English.
To submit an abstract go to the following URL and follow the
Closing date for abstracts: 23 January 2009.
For more information please contact the Organising Committee:
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