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Call for papers

The Workshop on Catalan Prosody welcomes abstracts on any suprasegmental aspect of the Catalan language from a phonetics and phonology point of view. We also welcome contributions on interdisciplinary research on Catalan prosody, including the interface between prosody and pragmatics, prosody and syntax, prosody and gesture, prosody and acquisition, among others. Abstracts can be written in Catalan or English. This edition of the Workshop includes a selection process of abstracts. The accepted proposals will be distributed into either oral communication or poster format.

Abstract formatting

Submissions should be sent in DOC format. Abstracts should not exceed one page of text; an extra page may be added for references and figures. Pages should have a 2.5 cm margin on all four sides (measured on A4 paper). Font type: Gentium (includes the phonetic symbols; click here for more information), 12 pt. Line spacing: single. The first line of the abstract should contain the title of the paper in boldface, the second line the author's name(s), the third line the affiliation(s) and the fourth line the e-mail address(es). A blank line should be left between the title lines and the abstract text.

An anonymous copy of the abstract must be attached.

Abstracts (the anonymous version and the version with name and affiliations) may be submitted via email before May 10th 2013 to the following address: Notifications regarding acceptance/rejection will be made by May 30th 2013.

Important dates

Deadline for abstracts receipt: May 10th
Notification of acceptance: May 30th
Program announcement: June 7th

Please direct all inquires to:

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona Universidad del País Vasco Institut d'Estudis Catalans
Grup d'Estudis de Prosòdia

Design and implementation: Joan Borràs-Comes, Núria Esteve-Gibert, and Santiago González-Fuente