12th INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF ISAPL, Aveiro, 04–06 June 2020
12th INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF ISAPL
Aveiro, 04–06 June 2020
organized by the
INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF APPLIED PSYCHOLINGUISTICS
hosted by the
Universidade de Aveiro (Portugal)
NEW PERSPECTIVES IN PSYCHOLINGUISTIC RESEARCH: LANGUAGE, CULTURE, TECHNOLOGIES
The honorary members of ISAPL, Prof. Leonor Scliar-Cabral (Florianopolis, Brazil) and Prof. Maria da Graça Pinto (Porto, Portugal) along with the ISAPL Board members and the Presidents of the 12th International Congress, Profs. João Torrão and Maria Teresa Roberto (Aveiro, Portugal) welcome and invite all scholars and students interested in the area of Applied Psycholinguistics to participate in the Congress and in its scientific, social, and cultural activities. This important Scientific Meeting provides an exciting opportunity to share information on research with colleagues from around the world, integrating basic scientific research with practical applications for the benefit of human modern life.
The special emphasis topic of the Congress is on NEW PERSPECTIVES IN PSYCHOLINGUISTIC RESEARCH: LANGUAGE, CULTURE, TECHNOLOGIES, having in view what Cultural and Applied Psycholinguistics can offer for the benefit of our contemporary world.
We hope that the congress will attract a lot of scholars and colleagues working in practical areas, in basic research, or teaching in schools and universities, for a scientific, academic collaboration.
In this Circular, we will make a brief presentation about the University of Aveiro, which will host the event and give more information to facilitate your participation in the Congress.
The International Society of Applied Psycholinguistics (ISAPL) was founded on November 1982, during the 1st International Conference of the AILA Commission on Psycholinguistics in Milan. The initiative came from the basis of a founding proposal written by Tatiana SLAMA-CAZACU and Renzo TITONE, thereafter agreed by 20 founding members. The registered name of the society is “INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF APPLIED PSYCHOLINGUISTICS” (initials ISAPL), number of registration 18995/1T, which took place on 21st July, 2014 at Via De Rossi, 16, Bari (Italy), being its notary Michele Labriola.
Since its foundation, ISAPL has organized eleven International Congresses:
1. Barcelona June 15–20 1985
2. Kassel July 27–31 1987
3. Toronto July 16–22 1991
4. Bologna-Cesena June 23–27 1994
5. Porto June 25–27 1997
6. Caen June 28-July1 2000
7. Cieszyn September 6–9 2004
8. Porto-Alegre November 18–22 2007
9. Bari June 23–26 2010
10. Moscow May 17–19 2013
11. Tbilisi June 27–30 2016
and The International Seminar on Psycholinguistics, Florianópolis, January 4–22, 1993
Universidade de Aveiro (UA), located in Aveiro, near Porto, Portugal, will host the 12th Congress at
Departamento de Línguas e Literaturas
Universidade de Aveiro
Campus Universitário de Santiago
Phone number (+351) 234 370 358.
HISTORY OF THE UNIVERSITY
The University of Aveiro is a public institution and was created in 1973, in a context of higher education renewal in Portugal, becoming a reference university. In 2011, the UA was considered one of the best universities in Europe and the best in Portugal, according to the British magazine Times Higher Education (THE) ranking. UA is at the forefront of university research in Portugal, according to a study by the Universidade Nova de Lisboa former Rector, Luís Sousa Lobo, which shows that each UA professor publishes an average of 1.5 scientific articles per year. The Santiago Campus has natural spaces, housing about 40 buildings: teaching, research, administrative and technical support buildings, residences, canteens, bars, pharmacy, libraries, bookstore, stationery, university health center, store University, sports complex (with athletics track), rooms for shows and conferences, galleries for exhibitions, children's garden and day care. In addition, the hospital is right next to the university: All the study, research, support, cultural, sports and leisure infrastructures are in a single space, offering practically all the necessary conditions to those who belong to the UA academic community.
INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE
Prof. Emeritus Dr. Leonor Scliar-Cabral — Brazil, The International Seminar on Psycholinguistics’ organizer, 1993 and ISAPL Honorary Member
Prof. Maria da Graça Pinto — Portugal, 5th ISAPL Congress President and ISAPL Honorary Member
Prof. Maria Antonietta Pinto — Italy, ISAPL Interim Vice-President, July 21, 2014
Prof. Stefania Stame — Italy, 4th ISAPL Congress President
Prof. Natalya V. Ufimtseva — Russia, ISAPL Vice-president, 2013–2016, 10th ISAPL Congress President
Prof. Giuseppe Mininni — Italy, ISAPL Vice-president, 2013–2016, 9th ISAPL Congress President
Prof. Dr. Penka Baltova — Bulgaria
ISAPL COMMITTEE MEMBERS:
Prof. David Gotsiriddze (Georgia), 11th ISAPL Congress President
Dr. Otilia Lizete Heinig (Brazil)
Prof. Kirstin Hummel (Canada), ISAPL Vice-president, 2013–2016
Dr. Amelia Manuti (Italy), 9th ISAPL Congress Secretary
Dr. Natela Mosiashvili (Georgia), 11th ISAPL Congress Secretary
Prof. Heidemarie Sarter (Germany)
Dr. B. E. Wong (Malaysia)
LOCAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
João TorrãoMaria Teresa RobertoMaria da Graça PintoHanna BatoréoDouglas de Araújo Vilhena
The University of Rome Tor Vergata
Prof. Dr. Leonor Scliar-Cabral, Brazil
Prof. Dr. João Torrão, Portugal
INVITED PLENARY SPEAKERS
Prof. Dr. Marcus Maia, Brazil
Prof. Dr. José Morais, Belgium
Other Plenary Lecturers will be mentioned in further Circulars.
CONGRESS GENERAL TOPIC
NEW PERSPECTIVES IN PSYCHOLINGUISTIC RESEARCH: LANGUAGE, CULTURE, TECHNOLOGIES
CONGRESS SPECIAL THEMES (SECTIONS)
Language and cognition
Speech comprehension and production. Reading and writing
Language acquisition. Foreign language learning
Bilingualism and multilingualism
Psycholinguistic problems in translation
Nonverbal components in communication
Semiotics and Psycholinguistics
Awareness, emotion, memory in communication
Language disorders and speech pathologies. Phonoaudiology
Psycholinguistics and manipulation: Language and power. Political discourse
Language and Education. Psychopedagogy of language. Persuasion in communication and education
Language and social context. Discourse analysis. The dialogue
Psycholinguistic methodology for the analysis of literary texts
New problems of reading/writing posed by computer. Effects of “navigating” on computer (Internet)
Psycholinguistics perspective of Mass Media (MM). Ethical/negative effects of MM communication
Electronic progress as supported by Psycholinguistics
Culture and society effects on language
Transnational/transcultural problems in modern society
Ecology and language
Varia (please propose other possible themes with arguments).
SYMPOSIUM PARTICIPATION ABSTRACT
If you would like to attend one of the seven Symposia already approved by the Scientific Committee, choose the most convenient one from the list below by writing the name of the organizer on the 12th ISAPL Congress SUBMISSION FORM, at this Circular end. Write your abstract in English, though Portuguese, Italian, French or Spanish are accepted, no more than 500 words) and the title (no more than 10 words) and send it to the e-mail indicated on the Form (each individual presentation will take 20 min + 10 min. for discussion).
LIST OF APPROVED SYMPOSIA
4 BATORÉO, H. J.
Language, Cognition and Culture: Technology and psycholinguistic research today
7 CAMARGO, R. M. Ayres Freire (Brazil)
1 to 8 years old heart disease children’s language development
5 HEINIG, O. L. de Oliveira Martins & de AZEVEDO FRONZA, C. (Brazil)
Primary School education: writing and reading challenges and perspectives
3 MAIA, M. (Brazil)
Language and Cognition: Exploring language comprehension at the interfaces
6 NOVAES-PINTO, R. do C. (Brazil)
Academic and clinical research on aphasia: Facing new technologies
2 UFIMTSEVA, N. &
MARKOVINA, I. (Russia)
Language-Consciousness-Culture: Interrelation and Methods of Psycholinguistic Research
1 ZASIEKINA, L. (Ukraine)
Language and Memory in Cognitive, Clinical, Cultural and Academic Framework
FREE SESSION OR POSTER ABSTRACTS
Write your abstract in English, though Portuguese, Italian, French or Spanish are accepted, no more than 500 words) and the title (no more than 10 words) on the ‘12th ISAPL Congress SUBMISSION FORM’, at this Circular end. The topic should be framed in one of the special Congress themes listed above. Send back the fulfilled form to the e-mail indicated in the Form. Each individual free session presentation will take 15 min + 5 min. for discussion
The deadline for submission of abstracts is March 15, 2020.
Registration for the Congress, ISAPL fees as well as the banquet reservation and respective payments will be made through the official Congress website which will be available in the coming days. Below, the values, with the exception of the banquet that is still being budgeted.
Students have 50% discount, but for getting it, they must add their institution attesting.
The 12º ISAPL International Congress success depends on the diligent work of student volunteers. If you would like to help at the Congress in return for the registration fee waiver, please contact us.
To register with the Congress, the proponent needs to be up to date with his/her membership fee at ISAPL. The fee covering the period 2020–2024 is 50 Euros. Non-members should sign up the membership form.
The best way to get to Aveiro is to get off at Porto Airport. There are bus tickets that cost 9 €.
12TH ISAPL INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS AVEIRO UNIV., PORTUGAL,
JUNE 4–6, 2020
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