LINGUIST List 30.3006

Fri Aug 02 2019

Calls: Discourse Analysis/United Kingdom

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 01-Aug-2019
From: Dr Franco Zappettini <>
Subject: Multidisciplinary Approaches to Political Discourse
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Full Title: Multidisciplinary Approaches to Political Discourse
Short Title: MAPD 2020

Date: 25-Jun-2020 - 26-Jun-2020
Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Dr. Franco Zappettini
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis

Call Deadline: 15-Dec-2019

Meeting Description:

MAPD 2020
Multidisciplinary Approaches to Political Discourse
#3: Responding to new challenges

25-26 June 2020
Department of Communication and Media
University of Liverpool

Following on from previous “Political Discourse - Multidisciplinary Approaches” conferences in London (2016) and Edinburgh (2018), we are pleased to announce MAPD 2020 (Multidisciplinary Approaches to Political Discourse) will take place in the Department of Communication and Media at the University of Liverpool on 25-26 June 2020.

Call for Papers:

The conference language is English.
We encourage single papers and theme specific panels.
Papers will be allocated 20 minutes with 10 minutes for questions and discussion.
Abstracts of 250-300 words (excluding bibliography) of single papers should be sent by email as a Word document attachment to

Please include name, affiliation, email address and paper title in the body of the email.
Abstracts of panels (500 word maximum) must be submitted by the panel organiser(s) and should include a maximum of six contributions.
Each panel paper must follow the criteria of the single papers outlined above.
Abstracts will be subject to review by an international scientific committee.


15 December 2019: Deadline for submission of panel proposals and individual abstracts
31 January 2020: Notification of panels/papers acceptance. Please note that if a panel is not accepted panel papers will be considered individually

For full call details and more info, please visit the conference website:

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