14th Biennial Conference of the International Association of Forensic Linguists

Страна: Австралия

Город: Melbourne

Тезисы до: 15.02.2019

Даты: 01.07.19 — 05.07.19

Область наук: Филологические;

Е-мейл Оргкомитета: iaflconference2019@gmail.com

Организаторы: International Association of Forensic Linguists


The First Call for Abstracts closes on 1st November, 2018. This call is mainly intended for those delegates requiring early confirmation to finalise their travel arrangements, but anyone is welcome to submit their abstract early.  A Second Call for Abstracts will close on 15th February, 2019.

Abstracts of no more than 250 words are invited which address one or more of the conference themes:

Language and the legal process Courtroom, police and prison discourse; Investigative interviewing; Power and the law; The comprehensibility of legal documents; Interviews with vulnerable witnesses in the legal system.

Linguistic evidence and investigative linguistics: Forensic phonetics and speaker identification; Forensic transcription; Forensic stylistics; Linguistic determination of nationality; Authorship analysis; Plagiarism; Trademark disputes; Consumer product warnings; Deception and fraud.

Interpreting and translating in legal contexts: Multilingual matters in legal contexts; Linguistic disadvantage before the law; Language minorities and the legal system.

The language of the law: The history of legal languages;  Legal genres; Critical approaches to legal languages;.Language policy and language rights; Offensive language.

Education and training: The role of literacy in legal languages; Language education for law professionals; School-based program for language awareness.

Other Related Sub-Themes: Computational Forensic Linguistics; Cybercrime; Online identities and interactive multimodal communication; Multimodal approaches to forensic linguistics; Intercultural mediation; Comparative law.

Веб-сайт конференции: https://iaflconference2019.wordpress.com/call-for-abstracts/