2ndINTERNATIONAL SEMINAR ON ENGLISH AND ESP LEXICOLOGY AND LEXICOGRAPHY
Alicante, 25th - 27th November 2010
Organized by the research group LEXESP
(Department of English, University of Alicante, Spain)
Organizers: Isabel Balteiro and Marián Alesón (convenors), José Ramón Belda, José Ramón Calvo, Miguel Ángel Campos, and Raquel Martínez Motos
Invited Speakers (who have already confirmed their participation):
Ricardo Mairal (UNED)
Paula López Rúa (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela)
Call for papers:
We have great pleasure in inviting you to participate in the Second International Seminar on English and English for Specific Purposes Lexicology and Lexicography that will be held in the University of Alicante (Spain) from 25th to 27th November 2010.
The Seminar aims to bring together specialists in Lexicology and Lexicography, professional lexicographers, researchers, and postgraduate students interested in English Lexicology and Lexicography and Academic and Professional Language. The programme will include plenary lectures, parallel sessions and workshops.
We would like to invite researchers to submit original, unpublished 20-minute contributions (papers, software demonstrations, R&D projects) as well as posters, or proposals for round tables and workshops, on the following topics:
General Dictionaries Structure and Composition
Bilingual (English-Spanish) Lexicography
Computational Lexicography and Lexicology
English Historical and Scholarly Lexicography and Etymology
Word-formation processes in general and professional English
Terminology and Terminography
Phraseology and Collocation
Note that other proposals related to the teaching of English lexis or vocabulary considering English as either L2 or Lingua Franca may also be considered.
Proposals should include the following data:
1) Author’s name, institutional affiliation, academic status, address, phone/fax and e-mail. 2) Short bio-bibliography
3) Title of paper
4) Abstract: 250-500 words. It should be written in Times New Roman 12 point-font, single-spaced, and be submitted in Word or RTF format via attachment to the e-mail address email@example.com
5) Audio-visual or other equipment that you may require for your presentation
Note that individual papers should be scheduled for a maximum of 20 minutes, allowing 10 for discussion.
The language of the Conference and proposals will be preferably English but papers in Spanish may also be accepted.
Abstracts should be submitted before 20th September 2010.
Notification of acceptance will be issued by 1st October 2010.