Open Science Research Excellence

ICSSP 2020 : International Conference on Sociolinguistics and Semantic Prosody

Madrid, Spain
March 26 - 27, 2020

Call for Papers

ICSSP 2020 : International Conference on Sociolinguistics and Semantic Prosody is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Sociolinguistics and Semantic Prosody. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Defining semantic prosody and methodology
  • Language variation and applied linguistics
  • The importance of authentic examples
  • Semantic prosody and transitivity
  • Semantic prosody as a tool for ironic effect
  • Irony and/or lack of sincerity
  • Semantic prosody and specialized corpora
  • Semantic prosody in scientific texts: cause and consequences
  • Actively bringing about positive change
  • Corpus methodology
  • Theoretical corpus linguistics
  • The interface between corpus and linguistic theory
  • Psycholinguistic and cognitive explorations
  • Lexicology and lexicography
  • Special uses of semantic prosody