LINGUIST List 25.2878

Wed Jul 09 2014

Calls: General Linguistics, Applied Linguistics/Portugal

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 09-Jul-2014
From: Isabel Pereira <>
Subject: 5th Post-Graduation Meeting in Linguistics / 5º Encontro de Pós-Graduação em Linguística
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Full Title: 5th Post-Graduation Meeting in Linguistics / 5º Encontro de Pós-Graduação em Linguística
Short Title: 5.º EPGL

Date: 12-Dec-2014 - 13-Dec-2014
Location: Coimbra, Portugal
Contact Person: Isabel Pereira
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 20-Jul-2014

Meeting Description:

After 4 successful meetings, the Centro de Estudos de Linguística Geral e Aplicada (CELGA - University of Coimbra, Portugal) is happy to announce the 5thEPGL (12 - 13 dec. 2014).

This Meeting intends to provide an opportunity for young researchers (Master and PhD) from all over the world to present the results of their work. Its goal is to promote the dialogue between different disciplines and theoretical frameworks. An invited specialist will present an opening conference.

The meeting will take place at Coimbra, at the oldest University of Portugal and one of the most ancient of Europe. Located at the center of the country, the participants may easily arrive by train, coming from the airport of Lisbon or Oporto.

2nd Call for Papers:

Extended call deadline: 20 July 2014

Submissions are encouraged in a variety of subfields of linguistics.

Authors must send an abstract not exceeding 400 words to:

Abstracts should be followed by the relevant bibliography and must clearly state:

- Title
- Key words: include 3-5 key words
- Background and objectives
- Methods
- Results and Conclusions


- Times New Roman, 12pt
- Vertical spacing of 1,5 between lines
- Margins (left, right, top and bottom) of 2.5 cm
- Word (doc)

Authors should send 2 copies of their abstract: one of them anonymous and the other with the following information:

- Author's name
- Post-graduation level
- Affiliation
- Email address

Each presenter is allowed 20 minutes to present the paper followed by 10 minutes for discussion.
Abstracts can be written and presentations can be given in any of the following languages: Portuguese, Spanish, English and French.


- Only the abstracts of master and PhD projects (research in progress or completed) will be accepted.
- The paper must be original.
- In case of co-authoring with supervisors, the presentation will be conducted by the post-graduate.

Important Dates:

20 July 2014: Deadline for abstract submission
30 September 2014: Announcement of the results

Note: Completion of the registration form is compulsory.

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