The International Conference on Language Acquisition for Young Researchers 2014 (ICLAYR 2014) will be held at the Centro de Linguística da Universidade de Lisboa (CLUL) / Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa (FLUL), on 27 June 2014. This student-organised conference will focus on first and second language acquisition, heritage language acquisition, monolingual and bilingual acquisition, and typical and atypical acquisition of any language as well as work on processing.
Graduate student researchers at any level of study are invited to submit proposals are invited for talks (20 minutes, plus 10-minute discussion) and posters, reporting on previously unpublished research, including works in progress, pilot studies, etc. There is a maximum of one single-authored submission and one joint abstract (or two joint abstracts) per author.
Interested authors should submit an anonymous abstract in English (two A4 pages maximum, inclusive of figures, examples and references; 2.5 cm margins; spacing 1.5; Times New Roman, 12pt, justified; title in bold and centered). Two copies of the abstract (.doc and .pdf) should be submitted electronically to iclayr.pt[at]gmail[dot]com by 17 January 2014. The email should include the title of the paper, the author’s name, affiliation and email address, and mode of presentation (talk, poster, or both). Notification of acceptance will be given by March 28, 2014.