Conferences in English Language and Linguistics

Members of ISLE are cordially invited to announce conferences, workshops, symposia, etc. on our website in accordance with the aims of ISLE.

Note: ISLE is not responsible for the accuracy of announcements posted by members. If you spot an error you may email the moderator, the VP for the Profession.

Forthcoming events:

20th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (20) expired

ICEHL20 will take place from 27 – 31 August 2018, at the John McIntyre Conference Centre in Pollock Halls, Edinburgh. The call for papers is now open.

27 - 31 August 2018
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Organised by Bettelou Los

Summer School "Linguistic Theory in Second and Foreign Language Teaching"

We are inviting contributions to the participants' conference related to the general topic of the summer school. Check out the summer school website for more detail.

31 - 04 September 2018
TU Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany
Organised by TU Braunschweig

Using corpora in contrastive and translation studies (UCCTS 2018) 5th edition

UCCTS is a biennial international conference which aims to provide a forum for corpus-based contrastive linguistics and translation/interpretation studies.

12 - 14 September 2018
Centre for English Corpus Linguistics, University of Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Organised by Sylviane Granger & Marie-Aude Lefer

Using Corpora in Contrastive and Translation Studies

Exploration of the theoretical and practical issues pertaining to the creation and use of corpora in contrastive and translation studies

12 - 14 September 2018
University of Louvain, Centre for English Corpus Linguistics, Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium
Organised by Sylviane Granger & Marie-Aude Lefer

English Historical Lexicography in the Digital Age: Focus on Social and Geographical Variation

Invited keynote speakers: - Wendy Anderson (Glasgow) - Stefan Dollinger (University of British Columbia) - María F. García-Bermejo Giner (Salamanca) - Susan Rennie, independent scholar.

11 - 13 April 2019
Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy
Organised by Prof. Marina Dossena and Dr. Polina Shvanyukova


Myth-making and Myth-busting in and about Late Modern English Invited Keynote speakers: Raymond Hickey (Duisburg-Essen), Juhani Klemola (Tampere), Linda Mitchell (SJSU)

07 - 09 May 2020
Catania - SDS di Lingue e Letterature Straniere , Ragusa Ibla, Italy
Organised by Proff. Massimo Sturiale, Marina Dossena, Nicholas Brownlees and Giovanni Iamartino

Save the date: Methods in Dialectology XVII (2020) (.)

This is an early announcement/save the date for Methods XVII, to be held at JGU Mainz in August 2020. Preliminary dates are Aug. 3-7, 2020.

03 - 07 August 2020
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Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
Organised by Susanne Wagner et al.