Germanic Society for Forensic Linguistics

Country: United Kingdom

City: York

Abstr. due: 15.03.2018

Dates: 02.08.18 — 05.08.18

Area Of Sciences: Humanities;

Organizing comittee e-mail:

Organizers: Germanic Society for Forensic Linguistics


The Germanic Society for Forensic Linguistics (GSFL) is pleased to announce its first call for papers for its 6th annual conference to be held from August 2-5, 2017 in York, England. This year’s conference is being held in conjunction with the University of York.

Invited topics for paper and poster abstracts include but are not limited to the following areas:

- Forensic Phonetics and Acoustics
- Forensic Linguistics; Language and Law
- Translation and Interpreting
- FL/FP and Education.

All interested authors are requested to submit a 250-word abstract by March 15, 2018 at http://germanicsocietyforensiclinguistic... .

Submissions may examine any language but preference will be given to abstracts investigating a Germanic language (i.e. English, German, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, Dutch, Afrikaans, Icelandic, Frisian, Yiddish, etc.).

Submissions must be in either English, German, or Danish. To encourage continuing interest in FL and FP, students are also warmly encouraged to attend the Emerging Scholars’ Day on August 2, 2018.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact GSFL President, Dr. I. M. Nick (

We look forward to welcoming you!

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