Update: for the conference programme, please see Linguistics 2018 and Literature and Cultural Studies 2018

Update: The abstract submission deadline for the Literature and Culture section (“Truth(s) and Alternative Facts”) has been extended to April 22 2018.

Update: for the full CFP of the Literature and Culture section (“Truth(s) and Alternative Facts”), please see

 CFP Truth(s) and Alternative Facts – Bucharest June 2018

AICED-20

THE 20th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

UNIVERSITY OF BUCHAREST, ROMANIA

 

The English Department of the University of Bucharest will hold its 20th Annual International Conference from 7–9 June 2018.

The Conference will be organized in two sections:

THEORETICAL AND APPLIED LINGUISTICS

Papers are invited in:

General Linguistics

Linguistic Theories

Theoretical Linguistics (syntax, phonology, semantics and the interfaces)

Language acquisition

Applied Linguistics

Translation Studies

 

LITERATURE AND CULTURAL STUDIES

General theme: “Truth(s) and Alternative Facts”

Papers are invited in:

British, Irish and Commonwealth Literatures

American Literature

World and Comparative Literature

Cultural Studies

Intellectual and Cultural History

Art History and Visual Culture

Literary Theory

 

Presentations should be in English, and will be allocated 20 minutes each, plus 10 minutes for discussion. Prospective participants are invited to submit abstracts in Word format.* Proposals should also include name and institutional affiliation, a short bio (no more than 100 words), and e-mail address. The deadline for proposals is 25 March 2018.

Conference fee: 50 euro or 200 lei

(covering lunches and refreshments during the conference, but not evening meals)

A selection of papers from the conference will be published in University of Bucharest Review ISSN 2069–8658; listed on Scopus, EBSCO (Literary Reference Centre Plus), CEEOL and Ulrichsweb; CNCS category B) and in Bucharest Working Papers in Linguistics (ISSN 2069–9239; listed on EBSCO, CEEOL, Ulrichsweb, Cascadilla and DOAJ; CNCS category B).

 

Please send proposals (and enquiries) to the following e-mail addresses:

For the Linguistics section: aiced20th@gmail.com

For the Literature and Cultural Studies section: conf.eng.litcult@lls.unibuc.ro .

Further details about the Conference will be posted at http://www.unibuc.ro/depts/limbi/literatura_engleza/conferinte.php .

 

We look forward to welcoming you in Bucharest.

Assoc. Prof. Octavian Roske

Head of Department

 

* Abstracts for the Literature and Cultural Studies Section should be of maximum 200 words. Abstracts for the Linguistics section should be between one and two A4 pages, Times New Roman 12, single spaced.

 

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