[Corpora-List] Deadline extended! Call for papers on CMC (UCLouvain)

Louise-Amélie Cougnon louise-amelie.cougnon at uclouvain.be
Thu Jun 8 14:53:50 CEST 2017

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_*Deadline extension for submission of papers. New date: 22 June 2017!*_

*Call for papers*

After a successful Plin Day on Computer-Mediated Communication that took place in Louvain-la-Neuve in May 2016, we are preparing a monograph to be published by the Presses universitaires de Louvain, Cahiers du Cental, UCL, in the fall of 2017. *The publication is also open to researchers who could not attend the conference*.

We invite unpublished original work with a linguistic focus on the collection, analysis and processing of computer-mediated communication. The data can be written (social media posts and messages, forums posts and answers, news comments, blogs posts, e-mails, SMS, WhatsApp, Skype…) or oral/video (YouTube, appear.in, Multiplayer Games Conversations –audio, gestural…).

Any linguistic topic can be submitted and, in particular: • CMC and health • CMC and journalism • CMC in language learning & teaching • CMC open corpora • Multimodal aspects of CMC • Multilingual aspects of CMC • Named-entity recognition in CMC • Natural Language Processing of CMC • Sociolinguistic studies and discourse analysis of CMC

Submission formats • We accept *short and long papers* in *English * • The length of a short paper is 5 pages (more or less 17,000 characters - including spaces) • The length of a long paper is 10 pages (34,000 characters - including spaces) • Formatting and citation instructions (template) can be found here <http://acougnon.wixsite.com/plinday2016>

Submission procedure • Submissions should be sent by email to: louise-amelie.cougnon at uclouvain.be • Submissions will be reviewed by 2 reviewers

Important dates • *submission of papers: 22 June 2017* • notification of acceptance/rejection: 22 August 2017 • submission of camera-ready version: 22 September 2017 • submission of proofs: 8 November 2017 • publication of the book: 8 December 2017

Editors Louise-Amélie Cougnon (UCL) Barbara De Cock (UCL) Cédrick Fairon (UCL)

-- Louise-Amélie Cougnon FNRS Postdoctoral Researcher

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