Call for Papers

We welcome 20 minute, 10 minute ‘lightning’, and poster presentations on a wide-range of topics including, but not limited to:

  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Cognitive Linguistics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Stylistics
  • TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)
  • Historical Linguistics
  • Grammar
  • Critical Discourse Analysis
  • Sign Languages
  • Gesture and Mulitmodality
  • Language Evolution

Your submission should include a title, an abstract, and up to five key words pertaining to your paper.

Abstract guidelines:

  • no more than 300 words (excluding references)
  • written in English
  • include references to your research questions, approach,
    method, and expected results, where applicable
  • anonymised: refrain from using your name, email
    address, or any other identifying features in the title and body of your abstract

We welcome one paper proposal per person, though there is no restriction on co-authored papers. We also welcome proposals for panel discussions and workshops of varying length. Please include in your abstract how long you propose these sessions to take.


Friday 17th February

How to submit

Please fill out this submission form before the deadline:


Please visit the FAQ page first, but if your enquiry hasn’t been answered there, please email All correspondence regarding submissions and acceptance will be sent from this email address.