15th International Pragmatics Conference (Belfast, 16-21 July 2017)
The call for papers for the 15th International Pragmatics Conference, to be held in Belfast, 16-21 July 2017, is now open.
Read the ‘Call for papers’ carefully. Logging in with your user name (=the email address at which you receive this message) and password will enable you to ‘Contribute’.
Two important deadlines:
· 1 June 2016: deadline for panel proposals
· 15 October 2016: deadline for lectures, posters, and (after panels will have been accepted by the end of June) panel contributions
The special theme of this edition of the International Pragmatics Conferences is “Pragmatics in the real world”. But the conference is open to all topics relevant to linguistic pragmatics in its broadest sense as the interdisciplinary (cognitive, social, cultural) science of language use.
Confirmed plenary speakers:
Peter Auer (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg)
Deborah Cameron (University of Oxford)
Colleen Cotter (Queen Mary University of london)
John Heritage (University of California at Los Angeles)
Elizabeth Stokoe (Loughborough University)
Li Wei (University College London)
John Wilson (University of Ulster)
Looking forward to receiving your abstracts, and to seeing you in Belfast
With kind regards,
IPrA Secretary General
Also on behalf of the Conference Committee, chaired by Catrin Rhys in Belfast.