We are pleased to announce the Fourth Newcastle Postgraduate Conference in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics.
We invite postgraduate students to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations on any area of linguistics, theoretical or applied (see below for abstract submission guidelines).
This one-day conference is designed to give linguistics postgraduates from all research areas an opportunity to present and discuss their research in an informal and intellectually stimulating setting.
The conference takes place at Newcastle University on Friday 27th March, 2009, in the Percy Building, Newcastle University, with a conference dinner in the evening.
Professor Anders Holmberg (Newcastle University), andProfessor Zoltán Dörnyei (University of Nottingham) will be giving invited plenary lectures at this year’s conference.
The deadline for submission of abstracts is Saturday 3rd January .
Notification of acceptance: early February, 2009Pre-registration (for reduced rate): 1st March, 2009
Accepted abstracts will be allotted 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion. There will be a dedicated poster session on the day of the conference. Speakers will also be invited to submit their paper for publication in the Newcastle Working Papers in Linguistics.