Conf/CfP - Ideology and Linguistic Ideas, 6 - 9 October 2017, Georgia

Publish Date: Apr 19, 2017

Deadline: Jul 15, 2017

Ideology and Linguistic Ideas - 2017

Date: 06-Oct-2017 - 09-Oct-2017
Location: Tbilisi, Georgia
Contact Person: Tinatin Bolkvadze
Linguistic Field(s): History of Linguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Jul-2017

Meeting Description:

We are pleased to invite scholars interested in the history of linguistic ideas developed alongside with different ideologies in ifferent times. The first conference on this theme was organized in 2015.

2017 year will be the 100th anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution, which changed the development of peoples of Former Russian Empire.
The new linguistic politics of Soviet Union and so called ''New Linguistic Theory'' were the consequence of this revolution. Due to this reason some sessions of the conference will be dedicated to the problems of the history of Soviet Linguistics and the Soviet Linguistic Politics.

The conference will be held on 6-9 October, 2017 at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (Tbilisi, Georgia).

Call for Papers:

Papers relating to any aspect of the history of linguistic ideas developed alongside with ideologies are invited, focusing on diverse topic areas from individual case studies to methodological considerations.

Proposals for papers should be submitted in the form of abstracts of 400 words as Word.doc, accompanied by the affiliation, email address and short bio of the participant and mailed to:

The official languages of the conference are Georgian and English.

The deadline for submission of abstracts is July 15, 2017. The conference editorial board will select the papers to be presented at the conference.
Final selection will be made by July 25, 2017; notification of acceptance will be sent before July 30, 2017.

For further information please contact the local members of the executive board by using

Editorial Board of the Conference:

Tinatin Bolkvadze (Director of the conference)
Tinatin Margalitadze
Darejan Tvaltvadze
Lia Karosanidze
Marika Jikia

Executive Board of the Conference:

Natia Putkaradze
Maka Tetradze
Nino Abesadze

Important Dates:

Deadline for Receipt of Abstracts: July 15, 2017
Notification of Acceptance: July 25, 2017
Program Announcement: July 30, 2017

Conference Fee: EUR120

The Organizing Committee cannot financially support the conference participants. All fees and expenses must be met by the participants and/or their organizations.

For more information please click "Further Official Information" below.

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