[lg policy] call: Neology in Specialized Languages

Harold Schiffman haroldfs at GMAIL.COM
Fri Nov 4 14:32:25 UTC 2011

  Neology in Specialized Languages

Date: 02-Jul-2012 - 03-Jul-2012
Location: Lyon, France
Contact Person: Vincent Renner
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: https://sites.google.com/site/journeescrtt/home

Linguistic Field(s): Discipline of Linguistics; Historical Linguistics;
Lexicography; Sociolinguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Call Deadline: 06-Feb-2012

Meeting Description:

The Center for Research in Terminology and Translation (CRTT) of the
University of Lyon is organizing an international conference on neology in
specialized languages which will take place in Lyon on 2-3 July 2012. The
aim of the conference is to bring together linguists interested in
discussing the following aspects of neology in specialized communication:

- The methods and tools which are used to detect new terms and concepts
- The importance of written and oral corpora to detect new terms
- The methods and tools which are used to measure and evaluate the
implantation of new terms in a specialized language and their circulation
to other specialized languages
- The influence of language policies on the implantation and circulation of
- The diachronic evolution of neologisms
- The treatment of neologisms by general-purpose and specialized

We are pleased to announce that Kyo Kageura, from the University of Tokyo,
and Jean Quirion, from the University of Ottawa, have accepted our
invitation to give keynote presentations at the conference.

Call for Papers:

Any proposal exploring one of the listed themes from a theoretical or
practical standpoint and from a synchronic or diachronic perspective is
welcome. Papers must be original research and must not have already been
published or presented at a conference.

Papers may be given in French, English or Spanish.

Abstracts should not exceed 600 words (excluding references). Please submit
your file in .doc format to journees.du.crttgmail.com by 6 February 2012.
It will be double-blind reviewed by two members of the scientific
committee. Notification of acceptance will be sent by email by 16 March

Each presentation will be allotted 20 minutes, plus 10 minutes for
questions and discussion.

Accepted papers will be considered for publication after the conference.



 Harold F. Schiffman

Professor Emeritus of
 Dravidian Linguistics and Culture
Dept. of South Asia Studies
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6305

Phone:  (215) 898-7475
Fax:  (215) 573-2138

Email:  haroldfs at gmail.com

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