Call for Papers

The deadline for submission is January 8th 2023, 11:59:59 pm (GMT).

Topics

All contributions relating to quantitative linguistics and text analysis are welcome. We particularly encourage submissions on:

  • Descriptions of all aspects of language and text phenomena, including psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, dialectology, pragmatics, language typology, usage based approaches, information science, etc., insofar as they use quantitative mathematical methods (probability theory, stochastic processes, differential and difference equations, multidimensional analysis, fuzzy logics and set theory, function theory, etc.).
  • Applications of methods, models, or findings from quantitative linguistics to problems of natural language processing, text classification, stylistics, authorship attribution, language teaching, scientometrics, bibliometrics, text mining, language complexity and complex network analysis.
  • Methods of linguistic measurement, model construction, sampling and test theory.
  • Epistemological issues relevant to quantitative linguistics such as explanation of language and text phenomena, contributions to theory construction, systems theory, philosophy of science.

Oral and Poster Sessions

Presentations should be in English. Each paper will be allotted 30 minutes (20 minutes of presentation and 10 minutes of discussion). There will also be a poster session. 

Multiple Works by the Same Author 

The maximum number of submissions by the same author or co-author is two papers.  Submissions exceeding this threshold will be automatically deleted without notification.

Submission of Abstracts

The submission of an abstract will be via EasyChair (still to come).

Abstracts must be in English and should include keywords, authors affiliations and references. They should not exceed 500 words (excluding keywords, authors affiliations and references) and 2 pages all included. The requested format for submission is PDF.

Notification for Acceptance

Notification for acceptance will be sent to the contact author by February 28th 2023.