5th International Conference on Maltese Linguistics

Country: Italy

City: Torino

Abstr. due: 31.12.2014

Dates: 24.06.15 — 26.06.15

Area Of Sciences: Humanities;

Organizing comittee e-mail: lingwistika2015@unito.it.

Organizers: Università di Torino


We invite abstracts for oral and poster presentations on all topics related to Maltese linguistics, as well as papers focusing on Maltese in relation to other languages.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

- Psycholinguistics
- Historical approaches to Maltese and related languages
- Language contact
- Computational approaches to Maltese and Semitic languages
- Typological perspectives on Maltese and related languages
- Language acquisition in the Maltese context
- Variation and dialectology in the Maltese context
- Lexicography
- Semantics
- Pragmatics
- Morphology
- Syntax
- Phonetics and phonology
- Maltese in the European context

Abstracts for oral presentations should not exceed 300 words. Each presentation should be no longer than 20 minutes; 10 minutes are given for questions and/or discussion. Poster presentations should be in A1 or A0 format. The conference language is English.

Conference Web-Site: http://e20.unito.it/Lingwistika_2015/default.aspx