Petición de contribucionesInfoling 11.17 (2018)

Título:Conference of the International Society for Humor Studies (ISHS 2019)
Entidades organizadoras:University of Texas at Austin, Texas, United States; Texas A&M University-Commerce; University of Maryland
Lugar de celebración:Austin, Estados Unidos
Fecha de inicio:24 de junio de 2019
Fecha de finalización:29 de junio de 2019
Circular Nº:1
Contacto:Comité Organizador ISHS 2019,
DescripciónJoin an international and interdisciplinary group of humor researchers for ISHS 2019 in Austin, Texas. We will discuss humor from its basic definitions to the latest research strands and everything in between.

Find out more about research areas and suggested topics, submission types, transport to/from Austin, and accommodations at

You can submit an academic paper (20+10 mins), posters, special panels with multiple presenters (90-180 min), workshops (90 min), as well as other academic formats related to humor research in the arts, humanities, and sciences.

Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:
- Cognition and Creativity
- Public and Private Discourse
- Individuality and Individual Styles
- Culture and Diversity
- Health and Well-Being
- Language and Translation
- Media and Digital Technology
- Performance and Reception
- Body and Gender

Abstracts of up to 200 words should be submitted by March 31, 2018 through the submission form. Acceptance notifications for abstracts will be sent out by February 15, 2019 for early submissions, and by March 30, 2019 for all submissions received after February 1.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Austin!

Important Deadlines

Early submissions
Early submissions: Feb. 1, 2019
Early notification: Feb 15, 2019
Early conference registration: March 1, 2019

Standard submissions
Submissions: March 15, 2019
Notification: March 30, 2019
Late conference registration: April 1, 2019

Registration and lodging
Dorm room reservation (w/breakfast): May 15, 2019

Graduate Student Awards
Graduate student ISHS members can submit papers for one of our three awards: the ISHS Don and Alleen Nilsen Young Scholars Award, the ISHS Graduate Student Award, and the Christie Davies Award (note that recent PhD graduates are also eligible to apply for this award)

Graduate students can apply for the awards sending the applications and all relevant material to (see for more information).

The deadline for Graduate Student Award applications is March 15, 2019.
Área temática:Análisis del discurso, Ciencia cognitiva, Español como lengua extranjera (ELE), Español como segunda lengua (EL2), Lengua de señas, Lenguas indígenas o de fuerte tradición oral y/o transmisión comunitaria, Lexicografía, Lexicología, Lingüística cognitiva, Lingüística computacional, Lingüística de corpus, Lingüística forense, Morfología, Neurolingüística, Pragmática, Psicolingüística, Retórica, Semántica, Sintaxis, Sociolingüística, Técnicas de comunicación, Teorías lingüísticas, Traducción, Variedades del español
Comité científicoKiki Hempelmann, Associate Professor, Texas A&M University–Commerce
Dale Koike, Professor, The University of Texas at Austin
Elisa Gironzetti, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland, College Park
Salvatore Attardo, Professor, Texas A&M University–Commerce
Plazo de envío de propuestas: hasta el15 de marzo de 2019
Notificación de contribuciones aceptadas:30 de marzo de 2019
Lengua(s) oficial(es) del evento:inglés,
Remitente:Elisa Gironzetti
Institución: University of Maryland
Correo-e: <>
Fecha de publicación en Infoling:8 de noviembre de 2018

Petición de contribuciones:desde 2010