Appel: EURALEX 2004

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Second Call for Papers

The 11th EURALEX International Congress will be held in Lorient,
France, from the 6 to the 10th July, 2004. The Congess organizers are
the Faculté de Lettres et Sciences Humaines of the Université de
Bretagne Sud, Lorient.

The EURALEX Congresses bring together professional lexicographers,
publishers, researchers, scholars, and others interested in
dictionaries of all types. The programme will include plenary
lectures, parallel sessions on the topics listed below, software
demonstrations, pre-congress tutorials and specialized workshops, a
book and software exhibition, and social events for participants and
their guests.

Up-to-date information can be found at:


Papers, posters, and software demonstrations are invited on all topics
of lexicography, including, but not limited to, the following fields,
which are the main focus of the congress:

   1.Computational Lexicography and Lexicology.
   2.The Dictionary-Making Process.
   3.Reports on Lexicographical and Lexicological Projects.
   4.Bilingual Lexicography.
   5.Lexicography for Specialised Languages - Terminology and
   6.Historical and Scholarly Lexicography and Etymology.
   7.Dictionary Use.
   8.Phraseology and Collocation.
   9.Lexicological Issues of Lexicographical Relevance.
  10.Other topics.

The main topics are not meant to exclude any lexicographic
topic. Papers, posters, and demonstrations that are relevant to the
congress, but which do not fit into any of the categories 1-9, will be
reviewed nonetheless and considered for presentation.


Individual presentations should be timed for 30 minutes, and will be
followed by a 10-minute discussion period.

Short papers and project notes

There will be opportunities for short papers and project notes. These
will be allowed 20 minutes with a 10-minute discussion period.

There are no restrictions on language of presentations, but
unfortunately it is not possible to offer interpretation.

Software demonstrations

We are particularly interested in well-prepared software
demonstrations, presentations of electronic dictionaries, corpora,
tools, etc. These demonstrations will be allowed a 20-minute time slot
at the congress (they may possibly be presented twice). Technical
facilities will be available.


A poster session is planned. Appropriate facilities will be provided on
the Congress site.


Submissions may be one of the following types: Contributed papers,
Software demonstrations, Posters.

All submissions will be reviewed by two or three members of the
referees panel. The programme will be selected by the programme
committee. Submissions proposing software demonstrations should
include a description of the functions, underlying approach and
implementation of the software, possibly an indication of a URL, and
hardware/software requirements.

Authors should send five hard copies before 30th October 2003. In
addition, a compacted electronic version by email would be
appreciated. Email submission may be used, but the hardcopy submission
in five copies is mandatory.


Contributed Papers: 6-8 pages, double-spaced;

Software Demonstrations: 4 pages, double-spaced;

Posters: 1-2 pages, double-spaced;

Front page:

     Title of the paper/software demonstration/poster;
     Name(s), affiliation(s) and address(es) of the author(s);
     Abstract (10-15 lines);
     In the top right corner: indication of the topic category. If
     your paper does not fit into any
     of the main categories, please use 10.

Authors whose submissions are accepted will receive a style guide for
the preparation of the (electronic) final version of the paper to be
published in the Proceedings immediately before the
congress. Contributed papers will be allowed up to 10 pages: papers
relating to Software Demonstrations c. 5 pages, in a separate section
of the Proceedings.

Important Dates

30th October 2003: Deadline for receipt of preliminary versions of
papers by congress organisers.

1st February 2004: Despatch of notifications of acceptance/rejection.

15th March 2004: Deadline for receipt of camera-ready papers for
inclusion in the Proceedings.

Contact address

Congress Organizers EURALEX 2004

Dr. Geoffrey Williams

Faculté de Lettres et de Sciences Humaines

4 rue Jean Zay

B.P. 92116

56321 Lorient cedex


Email : elx2004 at

Website :

The information at this location will be kept up to date.

Programme Committee: Geoffrey Williams (F), Anna Braasch (DK),
Frantisek ?ermák (CZ), Krista Varantola (FIN) Henri Béjoint
(F). Reviewers will include the above, the members of the EURALEX
Executive Board, and additional experts.
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