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EMBODIMENT, COGNITION AND LANGUAGE (07.-09. November 2013)

Collegium Polonicum (European University Viadrina Frankfurt/Oder), Słubice, Poland 7 - 9 November 2013

The binational linguistic conference of the universities Frankfurt/Oder, Torun and Poznan "Embodiment, cognition and language" will be held at the Collegium Polonicum in Słubice, Poland, from 7 – 9 November 2013. The main programme will take place from 9.00 on 8th November to 17.00 on 9th November.

The conference seeks to address issues on the borders of vocal and bodily language, face-to-face and media communication within the thematic context of embodiment in relation to cognition and language.

The confirmed keynote speakers are:

Małgorzata Fabiszak (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland)

Maciej Karpiński (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland)

Sławomir Wacewicz (Mikołaj Kopernik University, Toruń, Poland)

Przemysław Żywiczyński (Mikołaj Kopernik University, Toruń, Poland)

 

The organizing chairs for Language Use and Multimodal Communication (Prof. Cornelia Müller) and for Language Use and Applied Linguistics (Prof. Nicole Richter) welcome researchers from various theoretical approaches addressing issues on the borders of vocal and bodily language, face-to-face communication and media communication within the thematic context of embodiment.

Press release in German