Call for Abstracts: Conference ‘The Complexity of Social-Cultural Emergence: Biosemiotics, Semiotics and Translation Studies’ - KU Leuven (Belgium), 26-28 August 2021

Kobus Marais, Reine Meylaerts and Maud Gonne are organisng a conference on ‘The Complexity of Social-Cultural Emergence: Biosemiotics, Semiotics and Translation Studies’, to be celebrated on 26-28 August 2021 at the KU Leuven. The call for abstracts is open until 01 December 2020.

For more informacion read the full call here.

Organizers:

  • Kobus Marais (University of the Free State)
  • Reine Meylaerts (KU Leuven)
  • Maud Gonne (UNamur/ UCLouvain)

Confirmed keynote speakers:

  • Biosemiotics: Terrence Deacon (University of California, Berkeley)
  • Semiotics: Frederik Stjernfelt (Aalborg University, Copenhagen)
  • Translation studies: Michael Cronin (Trinity College Dublin)

Deadlines:

  • Submission of abstracts: 1 December 2020
  • Notification of acceptance: 1 February 2021
  • Registration opens: 1 March 2021
  • Registration closes: 15 July 2021

Please e-mail enquiries and abstracts of around 300 words to one of the following addresses:

  • jmarais@ufs.ac.za
  • maud.gonne@unamur.be
  • reine.meylaerts@kuleuven.be