Calls for papers at LINGANTH

March 14, 2012 No Comments Chad Nilep Announcements, Call for Papers

With abstracts for the 2012 American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting coming due soon, various SLA members have sent out calls for papers. Here is a list of recent calls sent out via LINGANTH.

Call for Papers: Computational Models of Narrative

July 4, 2011 No Comments Leila Announcements, Call for Papers, In the news

This post does not reflect the official opinions of the SLA, its officers or individual members. I thought this call for papers was interesting as it directly connects to the discussion we have been having in Language Links on computational models, cheers, Leila International Workshop on Computational Models of Narrative May 20-22, 2012, Istanbul, Turkey ———————————————– Submissions Due: *Friday, February 24, 2012* ———————————————– http://narrative.csail.mit.edu/ws12 Workshop Aims ————- Narratives are ubiquitous in human experience. It is clear that, to fully understand and explain human intelligence, beliefs, and behaviors, we will have to understand why narrative is universal and explain the function

Second CfP: Conference on Language, Interaction, and Social Organization (January 31 Deadline)

January 7, 2011 1 Comment Diego Arispe-Bazán (SLA Web Assistant) Call for Papers, Events

SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS *Please give widest distribution* Please note that the abstract submission deadline for this conference has been extended to January 31, 2011. THE 17TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON LANGUAGE, INTERACTION, AND SOCIAL ORGANIZATION University of California, Santa Barbara May 12-14, 2011 Presented by: The Language, Interaction, and Social Organization (LISO) Graduate Student Organization at UCSB ~ & ~ The Center for Language, Interaction and Culture (CLIC) Graduate Student Association at UCLA PLENARY SPEAKERS Virginia Teas Gill Illinois State University Sociology Alexandra Jaffe California State University, Long Beach Linguistics Julia Menard-Warwick University of California, Davis Linguistics Jennifer Roth-Gordon University

Language in the Media 4: Second Call for Papers (November 15)

October 5, 2010 1 Comment admin Announcements, Call for Papers, Events

2nd Call for papers 4th International Language in the Media Conference Language(?) in the Media(?): Rethinking the Field Monday 6th to Wednesday 8th June 2011 University of Limerick, Ireland Keynote speakers Mike Cormack (Sabhal Mòr Ostaigh, UK) Nikolas Coupland (Cardiff University, UK) Sari Pietikäinen (University of Jyväskylä, Finland) Kathryn Woolard (University of California, San Diego, USA) Theme: This is the fourth in a series of international conferences organized around the role of the media in relation to the representation, construction and/or production of language. Following on from the previous three conferences, the fourth language in the media conference seems like