LINGUIST List 30.2651

Thu Jul 04 2019

Calls: Cog Sci, Comp Ling, Gen Ling, Lang Acquisition, Text/Corpus Ling/Russia

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <everettlinguistlist.org>



Date: 04-Jul-2019
From: Polina Eismont <alhf-guap.ru>
Subject: Third International Workshop on Language, Music, and Computing
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Full Title: Third International Workshop on Language, Music, and Computing
Short Title: LMAC 2019

Date: 16-Dec-2019 - 18-Dec-2019
Location: Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Contact Person: Polina Eismont
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://lmac.hf-guap.ru

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Call Deadline: 20-Jul-2019

Meeting Description:

First workshop on Language, Music and Computing in 2015 was called ''a milestone'' in the joint study of language and music computing. Third International Workshop on Language, Music and Computing continues to bring together the specialists of linguistics, music theory and music computing.

Aims of the workshop: to encourage interdisciplinary communication and collaboration of linguists, musicians and IT-specialists in the sphere of some actual problems, among which are the following:

1. Language and music acquisition; influence of music skills on language acquisition and language processing; influence of linguistic skills on music acquisition; relationship between music and language training.
2. Linguistic and music knowledge, their structure and functioning; explicit and implicit knowledge of music and language; similarities and differences in understanding of music and language.
3. Automatic classification of linguistic and music knowledge; formal models of linguistic and music knowledge; musical information retrieval vs. linguistic information retrieval.

This year special topics of the workshop are:
- Electroacoustic music and music informatics
- Sound corpora in music and linguistics

Organized by:
- Saint Petersburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentation
- Saint Petersburg State Conservatoire named after N.A. Rimsky-Korsakov

2nd Call for Papers:

Call deadline extended: 20 July 2019

Aims of the workshop: to encourage interdisciplinary communication and collaboration of linguists, musicians and IT-specialists in the sphere of some actual problems, among which are the following:
Language and music acquisition; influence of music skills on language acquisition and language processing; influence of linguistic skills on music acquisition; relationship between music and language training.
Linguistic and music knowledge, their structure and functioning; explicit and implicit knowledge of music and language; similarities and differences in understanding of music and language.
Automatic classification of linguistic and music knowledge; formal models of linguistic and music knowledge; musical information retrieval vs. linguistic information retrieval.

This year special topics of the workshop are:
- Electroacoustic music and music informatics
- Sound corpora in music and linguistics

Languages of the conference:
Russian & English (some sessions will be simultaneously translated)

Submission Process:

Abstracts from different fields are warmly invited. Presentations will last 20 minutes, followed by a ten minute discussion. Abstracts should be submitted before July 20, 2019. Notification of acceptance follows on September 15, 2019. Abstracts should be no more than 2 pages long (without any subheadings) and clearly present a research question/aim, critical review of the literature, methodology, results and conclusions. Abstracts should be submitted as a pdf. If you wish to include any specific symbols (such as phonetic transcription), please submit your paper both in DOC and PDF format. We have the intention to select papers for a peer-reviewed special issue. Please send each abstract both in anonymized and unanonymized forms (with author(s) and affiliation) to the following address: alhf-guap.ru.

Important Dates:

Submission deadline: July 20, 2019
Notification of acceptance: September 15, 2019
Registration starts: September 15, 2019
Early-bird registration ends: November 15, 2019
Workshop: December 16-18, 2019




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