CFP: Integrating Semiotic Resources in Communication and Creativity

Submission deadline: December 15, 2011

Conference date(s):
June 27, 2012 - June 29, 2012

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Conference Venue:

Catholic University of Portugal
Lisbon, Portugal

Topic areas


The goals of LCM conferences are to contribute to situating the study of language in a contemporary interdisciplinary dialogue (involving philosophy, linguistics, psychology, anthropology, semiotics and other related fields), and to promote a better integration of cognitive and cultural perspectives in empirical and theoretical studies of language. (

The conference will include two round tables on the sub-themes:
• Multimodality in communication and performance
• Creativity, imagination and innovation

We invite abstract submissions for oral presentations and posters.  (Please clearly indicate your chosen format with your submission.)

Submission guidelines and formats:

• Oral presentations
Title, name, affiliation, 400 word abstract
20 min presentation + 10 minute discussion

• Posters
Title, name, affiliation, 100 word abstract
1 minute oral presentation in the main lecture hall, preceding the poster session

• Symposia (submissions closed) 

Deadline for abstract submission of symposia: Nov 15, 2011 (closed).
Deadline for abstract submission of individual papers and posters: Dec 15, 2011.

Abstracts should be sent as .rtf or .doc attachments to [email protected]

Important dates

• Deadline for abstract submission (papers, posters): 15 Dec 2011
• Notification of acceptance (symposia): 15 Jan 2012
• Notification of acceptance (papers, posters): 15 Feb 2012
• Last date for early registration: 1 Mar 2012
• Last date for registration: 1 May 2012
• Final program publication: 15 May 2012

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