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Tue Jun 20 13:24:00 CEST 2017


University of Vigo, Pontevedra campus 25th, 26th and 27th of October of 2017 http://relex.udc.es/gl/actividades/III_Congreso/Congreso.html

On the 25th, 26 th and 27 th October 2017, Pontevedra’s Faculty of Education and Sports Sciences shall host the third congress organized by the Lexicography Network ( RELEX ), dedicated to the topic of lexicography, the didactics of the discipline and, especially, the importance of dictionaries in the learning of languages and other disciplines.

The Congress shall focus on two thematic areas: 1. Lexicography and teaching 1a. The dictionary in L1 teaching. 1b. The dictionary in L2 teaching. 1c. The dictionary in the teaching of non-linguistic disciplines. 2. The teaching of lexicography. 2a. Training users in dictionary use. What lexicographic skills should the user have and how can they be taught? In what contexts? 2b. Training specialists in lexicography. What skills should lexicography specialistshave and how can they be taught? In what contexts? How are practical learning experiences organized?


The first two days will be dedicated to plenary conferences, round tables in which guest specialists shall take part, and to the presentation of free communications that are in line with the previously mentioned thematic areas. Plenary conferences shall have a maximum duration of one hour and free communications shall not exceed twenty minutes of exhibit, followed by a brief colloquium time.

On the third day, the morning session shall be dedicated to a workshop organized on one of these two thematic areas: a. Teaching how to use dictionaries: practical activities. b. Use of the dictionary in the language classroom: practical activities


Four plenary conferences shall be included, two per thematic area, over the first two days of the congress, two in the morning and two in the afternoon sessions. The provisional program with the conference titles and an initial organization of the sessions shall be published at the end of May of 2017.

ROUND TABLES Two round tables shall be organized with the following topics: a) Uses of the dictionary in the classroom. b) New orientations in the teaching of lexicography: the masters of lexicography.


Communication proposals may be presented until the 17 th of July of 2017. A 250-word abstract should be sent, in a document attached to the following email address: congresos.relex at gmail.com with specific indications of authorship. Communication proposals shall be subject to the evaluation of members of the scientific committee for their acceptance. The response regarding the acceptance of the communication shall be sent prior to the 31 st of July of 2017.

The publication of the communications presented in the congress is expected to take place after being subject to the review by two specialists, who may propose modifications.

LANGUAGES USED IN THE CONGRESS The working languages shall include all of the Romance languages and English. No interpretation services shall be provided.


Students and unemployed: 20€ Attendance without communication: 40€ Attendance with communication: 80€


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Presidents Carlos Valcárcel Riveiro (LITEX, Universidade de Vigo) Xosé María Gómez Clemente (TALG, Universidade de Vigo)

Members María Álvarez de la Granja (FILG, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela) Mª Vittoria Calvi (GriLS, Università di Milano). Félix Córdoba Rodríguez (HISPANIA, Universidade da Coruña) Janet DeCesaris (INFOLEX, Universitat Pompeu-Fabra) Mª José Domínguez Vázquez (HUMBOLDT, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela) Rosa Estopá (IULA, Universitat Pompeu-Fabra) Alejandro Fajardo (Lexhis, Universidad de La Laguna) Marcos García Salido (LYS, Universidade da Coruña) María Isabel González Rey (FRASEONET, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela) Rufus Gouws (Universiteit Stellenbosch) Carla Marello (Lexicografía Monolingue e Bilingue Italiana, Università di Torino) Alexandre Rodríguez Guerra (TALG, Universidade de Vigo) Emiliana Tucci (ROMANYCOM, Universidade da Coruña)

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE Monika Bielińska, Uniwersytet Śląski w Katowicach (Poland). Teresa Cabré Ca stellví, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Spain). Anna Dziemianko, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań (Poland). Pedro A. Fuertes-Olivera, Universidad de Valladolid (Spain). Xavier Gómez Guinovart, Universidade de Vigo (Spain). Manuel González González, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (Spain). Ernesto Xosé González Seoane, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (Spain). Sylviane Granger, Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium). Batia Laufer, University of Haifa (Israel). Robert Lew, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań (Poland). Martina Nied, Università degli Studi Roma Tre (Italy). Mª Rosa Pérez Rodríguez, Universidade de Vigo (Spain). Jean Pruvost, Université Cergy Pontoise (France). Dolores Sánchez Palomino, Universidade da Coruña (Spain). Mª Teresa Sanmarco Bande, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (Spain). Joaquín Sueiro Justel, Universidade de Vigo ( Spain). Sven Tarp, Aarhus Universitet (Denmark). Serge Verlinde, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium).

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