26.1807, Calls: Applied Ling, Discourse Analysis, Socioling, Text/Corpus Ling, Translation/Spain

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Subject: 26.1807, Calls: Applied Ling, Discourse Analysis, Socioling, Text/Corpus Ling, Translation/Spain

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Date: Sat, 04 Apr 2015 15:45:10
From: Sally Burgess [sburgess at ull.edu.es]
Subject: PRISEAL 3

Full Title: PRISEAL 3 
Short Title: PRISEAL 

Date: 30-Oct-2015 - 01-Nov-2015
Location: Coimbra, Spain 
Contact Person: Sally Burgess
Meeting Email: priseal2015 at gmail.com
Web Site: http://ppriseal.webs.ull.es/ 

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; Sociolinguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation 

Call Deadline: 27-Apr-2015 

Meeting Description:

Researching, teaching and supporting research communication: Perspectives and prospects

In an exciting development, PRISEAL 3 will be held in conjunction with METM15, the Mediterranean Editors and Translators Meeting, offering opportunities for shared sessions, cross-attendance and common social events. See the conference website for more information as it comes to hand, or check MET out at http://www.metmeetings.org/. 

Confirmed Plenary Speakers:

Professor John Swales (University of Michigan, USA)
Professor Theresa Lillis (The Open University, UK)
Associate Professor Mary Jane Curry (University of Rochester, NY, USA)
Dr Gibson Ferguson (University of Sheffield, UK)
Professor Carmen Pérez Llantada (University of Zaragoza, Spain

Call for Papers:

Aiming at a better understanding of the complex situation of users of English as an Additional Language, we invite submissions from journal publishers, editors and referees; authors' editors and translators; teachers, materials writers and course designers for English for Research Publication Purposes; and scholars within humanities and social science fields including applied linguistics. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, these:

- Academic publishing issues (e.g. advantages and limitations of open-access vs. commercial publishers; predatory journals and publishers)
- The geopolitics of academic writing (e.g. dominance of English, epistemicide , English as a Lingua Franca)
- Academic ethics from a cross-cultural perspective (e.g. plagiarism and academic integrity) 
- Translation and editing in the academic context
- Teaching of English for research and publication purposes 
- Peer-reviewing in intercultural and multilingual contexts

Submissions and Registration:

Submissions for 20-minute papers in the form of 300-word abstracts should be emailed to priseal2015 at gmail.com by 27 April 2015. The abstracts should be sent as an attachment to an email message, in either .doc, .docx, or .rtf format, using 2.5 cm (1 inch) margins and a 12 pt font. Each abstract should clearly indicate the title of the talk, and may include references. The body of the email message should also contain the following information: name(s) of the author(s), affiliation, and contact details (postal and email address). Further information on registration and social activities will be announced soon on the conference website (http://ppriseal.webs.ull.es/index.html). 

Important Dates:

Deadline for abstract submission: Monday 27 April 2015
Notification of acceptance: Monday 18 May 2015
Presenter registration deadline: Friday 18 September (early bird closing date)

Contact: For all conference matters please contact priseal2015 at gmail.com
Dr Karen Bennett, Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL) and University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies (ULICES)
Dr Sally Burgess, University of La Laguna
Dr Teresa Tavares, University of Coimbra
Dr Margaret Cargill, University of Adelaide
Dr Cornelia Plag, University of Coimbra
Dr Krystyna Warchał, University of Silesia
Prof. Andrzej Łyda, University of Silesia

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