[Neuroscience] CFP: 2nd UK Postgrad Conference in Cognitive Linguistics

Kyle Jasmin via neur-sci%40net.bio.net (by k.m.jasmin from brighton.ac.uk)
Sat Jan 12 13:43:31 EST 2008

(apologies for cross-postings)


University of Brighton, 8th of August, 2008, Brighton, UK
Website: www.languageandcognition.net/pgccl
Affiliated with the Conference on Language, Communication and  
Cognition, running the
4th – 7th of August, 2008. (www.languageandcognition.net for details.)

The 2nd UK Postgraduate Conference in Cognitive Linguistics provides a
forum for postgraduate students working within Cognitive Linguistics,
language and cognition, and related areas of research to share and
discuss their individual research, current methodologies and
frameworks, and future directions of study.

Empirical, theoretical, methodological abstracts relating to the
following topics are welcome:

- Language and communication
- Language and cognition
- Metaphor
- Grammar and conceptualisation
- Knowledge structure
- Applied cognitive linguistics
- Cognitive semantics
- Related areas of research

Keynote speakers

Dr Ewa Dąbrowska, University of Sheffield, England, Vice President of
the UK Cognitive Linguistics Association, Editor of Cognitive
Linguistics journal.

Prof Vyvyan Evans, University of Brighton, England, President of the
UK Cognitive Linguistics Association.

Workshop chair

Dr Daniel Casasanto, Stanford University, USA. Editor of Language and
Cognition, an interdisciplinary journal of language and cognitive
science (2009 launch).

Submission of abstracts

Submissions are solicited for the three parallel sessions and the
poster session.

- Abstracts should not exceed 500 words–references are excluded from
this count.

- Abstracts should clearly indicate a presentation title.

- Abstracts should be anonymous for purposes of blind review.

- Abstracts should be formatted as Word, RTF or PDF documents.

- Abstracts should be submitted electronically to UKPGCCL from gmail.com.

- Please include the following information in the body of your email:

        title and name of author(s)


        email address for correspondence

        presentation title

        3-5 keywords

        preference for presentation or poster session.

Please state in the subject line of your email that this is an
abstract submission, i.e., “Abstract Submission: Name(s)”

ABSTRACT DEADLINE: 2nd of April, 2008

For full details please consult the conference website:http://www.languageandcognition.net/pgccl


The conference is organised by Andrea Morgado De Matos and Kyle Jasmin.

The conference email address is UKPGCCL from gmail.com
Web details are available at: www.languageandcognition.net/pgccl

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