LANGUAGE, CULTURE AND COGNITION

AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COGNITIVE LINGUISTICS

 

clac 12/ 2002

 

July 16-18, 2003

 

Catholic University of Braga - Universidade Catolica Portuguesa

 

www.facfil.ucp.pt/LingCog

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Papers in all areas of Cognitive Linguistics and related research areas are welcome. We especially encourage papers exploring the general conference focus, namely the interaction of cognitive, cultural and functional aspects of language. Talks will be 20 minutes in length, followed by 10 minutes for discussion. There will be two to three parallel sessions of regular papers, plus plenary lectures.

 

SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS

 

The abstracts should be maximum 500 words (about one page), including references, and they should specify research question(s), approach/method/data, and (expected) results.

 

Electronic submissions are highly encouraged, and may be sent to the following address. The body of your email message should contain the following information:

1. author name(s)

2. affiliation(s)

3. title of paper

4. three or four keywords

5. full mailing address

6. phone and/or fax number

7. email address

8. audiovisual needs.

The abstract should be anonymous. Please, send title and abstract in an attached file (MS Word, RTF).

 

Submission address:

 

assilva@facfil.ucp.pt

 

or

 

Augusto Soares da Silva

Congresso de Linguistica Cognitiva

Universidade Catolica Portuguesa

Faculdade de Filosofia de Braga

Largo da Faculdade, 1

P-4710-297 Braga, Portugal

Phone: +351 253 201204

Fax: +351 253 201 210

 

Abstract deadlines:

 

The final deadline for receipt of proposals is February 14th, 2003.

Notification of acceptance will be given by March 28th, 2003.

 

VENUE

The venue of the conference will be the Faculty of Philosophy of Braga (Faculdade de Filosofia de Braga), located in the center of the town (50 km from Oporto).

 

CONFERENCE LANGUAGES

Portuguese, English, Spanish and French

 

REGISTRATION

General: 60 euro (65 if paid by credit card: Visa, Eurocard, etc.)

Students: 30 euro (35 if paid by credit card; copy of student ID required)

 

All participants should pay the registration fee before May 31st, 2003.

After May 30th the registration fee raises 20 euro.

 

On line registration: http://www.facfil.ucp.pt/LingCog

 

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

 

Antonio Barcelona (Universidad de Murcia)

Jose Luis Cifuentes Honrubia (Universidad de Alicante)

Maria Josep Cuenca (Universidad de Valencia)

Nicole Delbecque (University of Leuven)

Isabel Hub Faria (Universidade de Lisboa)

Jose M. Garcia-Miguel (Universidad de Vigo)

Ricardo Maldonado (Universidad Nacional Autonoma, Mexico)

Jose Pinto de Lima (Universidade de Lisboa)

Augusto Soares da Silva (Universidade Catolica de Braga)

Mario Vilela (Universidade do Porto)

 

INVITED SPEAKERS

 

Ronald Langacker (University of California at San Diego)

George Lakoff (University of California at Berkeley)

Leonard Talmy (State University of New York at Buffalo)

Dirk Geeraerts (University of Leuven)

Arie Verhagen (Leiden University)

Enrique Bernardez (Complutense University of Madrid)

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

 

For additional and up-to-date information, check the conference website:

http://www.facfil.ucp.pt/LingCog

 

If the information you need is not yet available, contact the conference secretary, Jose Antonio Alves, at

 

jalves@facfil.ucp.pt

or

Jose Antonio Alves

Congresso de Linguistica Cognitiva

Universidade Catolica Portuguesa

Faculdade de Filosofia de Braga

Largo da Faculdade, 1

P-4710-297 Braga, Portugal

Phone: +351 253 201204

Fax: +351 253 213940

 

SOCIAL PROGRAMME

 

There will be a full social programme, including university reception, a

guided tour through Braga, conference dinner, and a whole day excursion

(post-conference tour).

 

IMPORTANT DATES

 

February 14th, 2003: Deadline for submission

March 28th, 2003: Notification of acceptance or rejection

May 30th, 2003: Payment

July 16th to 18th, 2003: Conference

 

 

 

© Circle of Linguistics Applied to Communication/ Círculo de Lingüística Aplicada a la Comunicación 12, November 2002. ISSN 1576-4737.

 

http://www.ucm.es/info/circulo/no12/braga.htm

 

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