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XIV Susanne Hübner international seminar. Linguistics and persuasive communication

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 The XIV Susanne Hübner international seminar,
"Linguistics and persuasive communication", will take place in Zaragoza,14-17 November 2007

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Basic details

The XIV Susanne Hübner international seminar is organized by the Department of English and German philology (University of Zaragoza, Spain).
The 14th edition of the Susanne Hübner international seminar will welcome paper proposals in the traditional disciplines of linguistics as well as in neighbouring disciplines insofar as these are deemed to be of interest to linguists and students of natural language.

With Plenary lectures and papers as its main Scientific Events, this international seminar, aims to focus on the ways in which Linguistics and persuasive communication matter in the realms of language, higher education, literature and the arts, culture, history and sociology, etc., transnationally and globally.

1-Seminar venue: Faculty of Law ("Derecho". Zaragoza, Campus San Francisco); visit link
2-Transfers of registration fee may be done until Nov, 10th, 2007. Cash payments on Nov, 14th only (please go to registration link).


You will also find information about this event here: 


Please visit the


site if you wish to look at the 2005 edition of the Susanne Hübner international seminar.


A book with all plenary lectures and some contributions from the XIV Susanne Hübner international seminar is to be published in 17 to 20 months' time. Papers selected by the scientific committee will have to follow the The Chicago Manual of Style Online. Please click below to visit the link.




Scientific committee:

Professor Jane Arnold (University of Sevilla-Spain).

Professor Marina Bondi (University of Modena-Italy).

Professor Alan Davies (Professor Emeritus at the University of   Edinburgh-UK).

Professor Christophe Den Tandt (Université Libre de Bruxelles-Belgium).

Professor Francisco Fernández (University of Valencia-Spain).

Dr José Ángel García-Landa (University of Zaragoza-Spain).

Professor John Joseph (University of Edinburgh-UK).

Professor Karlfried Knapp (University of Erfurt-Germany).

Professor John Pier (University of Tours-France).

Dr Purificación Ribes (University of Valencia-Spain).

Professor Michael Toolan (University of Birmingham-UK).

Carol Weston, writer and New York City journalist (advice columnist).



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The XIV Susanne Hübner international seminar thanks its sponsors:
Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia 

Gobierno de Aragón

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For further details, please contact

the organising committee:

Dr Marta Conejero


Dr Micaela Muñoz

Dr Beatriz Penas

Department of English and German Philology,
University of Zaragoza (Spain) +34 976761538.


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