Poznan Language and Law conference 2019

Language and Law Conference

Adam Mickiewicz University, Institute of Linguistics

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Primary languages: Polish, English, French, Spanish, Russian and German.

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Contact: lingua.legis@gmail.com 

The Faculty of Modern Languages and Literatures of the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland, International Academy of Linguistic Law, Montreal, Canada,  Zhejiang University, Zhejiang Police College, China, will hold the Sixteenth International Conference on “Language and Law” and the 14th Conference on Legal Translation Court Interpreting and Comparative Legal Linguistics,  in Poznań. This conference aims provide a forum for discussion about linguistics and law and to facilitate integration between linguists, computer scientists and lawyers from all around the world.

Topics covered include those related to:

  • legal translation and interpreting
  • legal languages and discourse
  • legal language teaching, comparative law, history of law and legal systems
  • laws on languages
  • forensic linguistics
  • languages for special purposes

Organisational Committee:

  • Aleksandra Matulewska, prof. dr hab.
  • Paula Trzaskawka, MA
  • Hanka Błaszkowska, PhD
  • Joanna Kic-Drgas, PhD
  • Marta Zawacka, PhD
  • Emilia Wojtasik-Dziekan, PhD

Scientific Committee:

  • Giovanni Agresti (University of Naples, Naples, Italy)
  • Frédéric Bérard (Universite de Montreal Montreal, QC Canada)
  • André Braen (University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada)
  • Claudine Brohy (University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland)
  • Le Cheng, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
  • Aleksandra Matulewska, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland
  • Theodorus du Plessis (University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa)
  • Joseph-G. Turi (IALL-AIDL, Montréal, Canada)
  • José Woehrling (University of Montréal, Montréal, Canada)
  • Ning Ye, Zhejiang Police College, Hangzhou, China