I International Postgraduate Seminar in English Literature and Linguistics (IPSELL)

deadline for submissions: 
July 15, 2021
full name / name of organization: 
University of Granada
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I International Postgraduate Seminar in English Literature and Linguistics (IPSELL) October 1, 2021

Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, University of Granada, Spain


The I International Postgraduate Seminar in English Literature and Linguistics (IPSELL) organised by the Master’s in English Literature and Linguistics of the University of Granada aims to provide a forum where postgraduate students/researchers can present the results of their current research projects (preferably MA dissertation or early PhD work). This event intends to allow master’s and early career research students to share their research interests with national and international young scholars and get acquainted with the critical visions and methodological approaches that will be leading academic research in the years to come. IPSELL welcomes submissions reporting original research results related —though not restricted to— any of the following academic interests:



○  Comparative Literature
○  Contemporary Literature
○  Cultural Studies
○  Ecocriticism
○  Gender Studies, Feminisms, Masculinities, LGTBQ+ Studies
○  Literary Translation
○  Postcolonial Studies


○ Adaptation Studies
○ Computational linguistics
○ Corpus Linguistics
○ Genre analysis
○ Pragmatics and Discourse Analysis

○ Psycholinguistics
○ Second Language Acquisition
○ Sociolinguistics

Pandemic-bound restrictions allowing, the IPSELL will be held face-to-face at the Facultad de Filosofía y Letras of the University of Granada on October 1, 2021. However, those participants who wish to do so will also be able to present and attend the seminar online. The presentations will be grouped into theme sessions based on the research field and they will be presented in parallel sessions. Each presenter will be given 10 minutes to present their work.



Seminar fees: FREE for both presenters and attendees.
Registration: Both presenters and attendees must REGISTER HERE (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdNuiZpLHvLtalQuXehD_mYKgG16JcJ...) by September 20, 2021.


All abstracts need to meet the following requirements: 300 words in English (excluding references), typeset in Times New Roman, 12pt, 1.15 spacing. Please use THIS TEMPLATE (https://drive.google.com/file/d/1cpKprFuVUR9ykUXlmWG_R698vpgMvR6e/view) to ensure that all abstracts follow these requirements. Name the attachment “LING” or “LIT” according to your field, followed by the author’s initials. Abstracts should contain thesis statement, aims, critical approach, methodology, analysis, results, and conclusions. Abstracts must be uploaded via the following link: https://forms.gle/DL6e2T2hUogmiVMG7 by July 15, 2021 (included). Participants will be notified by September 7, 2021.

If you have any queries, please contact us via the following email address: ipsellugr@gmail.com


Twitter @IPSELL_UGR & Instagram @ipsell_ugr



Lucía Bennett Ortega, Elena García-Guerrero, Carmen Hidalgo-Varo, Fernando Martín-Villena


Margarita Carretero González, Ángel Felices Lago, Miriam Fernández Santiago, Encarnación Hidalgo, Tenorio Cristóbal Lozano, José María Pérez Fernández