The Third International Conference on English Studies
English Language and Anglophone Literatures Today 4 (ELALT 4)
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The 4th International Conference on English Language and Anglophone Literatures Today (ELALT 4) will be held in Novi Sad, Serbia on March 25, 2017.
KEY NOTE SPEAKERS:
a former professor of Linguistics at the University of Bedfordshire and currently a visiting professor at the University of Madeira, will deliver a talk entitled "The Passive Voice in TEFL and the Relation between Linguistic Meaning, Grammar and the Pragmatics of Communication".
Professor of (Inter)American Studies at the University of Graz, Austria, and Adjunct Professor at Binghamton University, New York, will deliver a key note speech entitled "There’s No Such Thing as a Simple Life: Private, Political, and Other Stories. English Language and Anglophone Literatures as a Change Promoter in the European Context".
The 4th International Conference on English Language and Anglophone Literatures Today (ELALT 4) focuses on all aspects of English language studies, anglophone literature and culture. We welcome original contributions addressing a wide range of topics, including:
SESSION TYPES: general sessions, poster session and workshops
LANGUAGES: The official language of the conference is .
The 3rd International Conference on English Language and Anglophone Literatures Today (ELALT 3) was held in Novi Sad, Serbia on March 21, 2015.
The following keynote participatied at the Conference:
SELECTED PAPERS FROM THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH STUDIES "ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND ANGLOPHONE LITERATURES TODAY (ELALT)" WERE PUBLISHED IN 2016.YOU CAN DOWNLOAD THE ELALT3 SELECTED PAPERS HERE (CLICK TO DOWNLOAD PDF).
The 2nd International Conference on English Language and Anglophone Literatures Today (ELALT 2) was held in Novi Sad, Serbia on March 16, 2013.
The following keynote participatied at the Conference:
THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH STUDIES "ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND ANGLOPHONE LITERATURES TODAY (ELALT)" WERE PUBLISHED IN 2014.YOU CAN DOWNLOAD THE PROCEEDINGS HERE (CLICK TO DOWNLOAD PDF).
The 1st International Conference on English Language and Anglophone Literatures Today (ELALT 1) was held in Novi Sad, Serbia on March 19, 2011.
THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH STUDIES "ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND ANGLOPHONE LITERATURES TODAY (ELALT)" CAN BE DOWNLOADED FROM HERE.
THE ELALT ELECTRONIC BOOK OF PROCEEDINGS IS OFFICIALLY HOSTED ON AND DOWNLOADABLE FROM THE FACULTY OF PHILOSOPHY IN NOVI SAD'S DIGITAL LIBRARY (REQUIRES REGISTRATION) HERE.
A SMALL SELECTION OF SOME OF THE PHOTOS FROM THE CONFERENCE IS AVAILABLE HERE.
Please download the ELALT 2011 Conference Programme booklet,
with the final General Timetable and Parallel Sessions Timetable,
in .pdf format from HERE.
The printed version of the Conference Programme booklet will be included in the conference pack.
The ELALT General Timetable:
Each participant is allocated a 20-minute slot. A joint 20-minute discussion period will take place after individual talks, at the end of each session.
Participants intending to use PowerPoint presentations are requested to save their slideshows in Microsoft Office for Windows 97-2003 .ppt or Microsoft Office for Windows 2007-2013 .pptx format and bring their files either on a USB flash drive or burned on a CD. Please bear in mind that some computers in classrooms where the conference will take place have only PowerPoint Viewers installed, so it is not possible to use the presenter view.
Participants intending to use handouts are requested to have around 30 copies ready.
The full conference fee is 65 euros, and there is a reduced fee of 35 euros for students . The conference fee includes participation in all sessions of the conference, the conference package (book of abstracts, conference programme, map of Novi Sad, etc.), light refreshments during coffee breaks and lunch. All participants are expected to pay their own travel and accommodation expenses. In order to participate in the activities of ELALT 4, the authors of single-authored papers must register for the conference; in case of co-authored papers, only the first author registers.
Please download the payment instructions for partricipants from Serbia (click here to download a PDF).
Please download the payment instructions for partricipants from abroad (click here to download a PDF).
PAYMENT ON SITE: Registration fee can also be paid at the registration desk. Payments both in euros and dinnars are accepted (for reasons of expedience, we recommend payments in dinars). you register as a student, be prepared to show us evidence of your student status upon registration. Every participant will get a receipt of her/his payment at the registration desk in Novi Sad.
The closest airport is in Belgrade, 70 km / 45 miles from Novi Sad. As there is no public transport from the airport to Novi Sad, the easiest way to get there is by taxi. Alternatively, you may go to the central coach or train station in Belgrade and take a coach or train to Novi Sad.
From Belgrade Airport to Belgrade Coach/Train Station: Belgrade Airport is 15km from the centre of Belgrade. There are two bus stops at the airport - one is next to Terminal 1 and the other one in front of the Arrivals entrance.
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Coaches are more reliable than trains and run every 15 to 45 minutes. The journey takes an hour and a half.
Trains run every hour or two, although there are occasional delays, and the journey takes between an hour and a half and two hours. International trains may be more reliable.
For information on how to get to Novi Sad by coach or train from other cities and countries, please contact your local coach and train stations.
For information on how to reach Novi Sad by car it is advisable to consult www.viamichelin.com.
Taking a taxi is cheap and reliable. For most destinations the ride costs costs between 250 and 400 Serbian dinars (RSD), or between c. 2 and c. 3 euros (EUR), by the current average rate of exchange. You have to pay in cash.
On your way to the university, make sure that you get off at the bus stop on the corner of Bulevar Cara Lazara and Strazilovska Street. Tickets can be bought on the bus (55 Serbian dinars (RSD) or c. 0.45 euro (EUR) by the current average rate of exchange). For timetables and routes see www.gspns.co.rs.
There is a wide range of quality accommodation for you to choose from in Novi Sad. Below is the list of reasonably priced hotels and hostels, most of which are within easy reach from the university. For room details, phone numbers and addresses follow the links.
NB: Some prices include breakfast and taxes. For more information see websites above.
The wide choice of Novi Sad restaurants features local as well as international cuisine. For information on phone numbers and bookings click on the names below.
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Novi Sad offers a variety of historical and cultural attractions for all tastes and ages. The most frequently recommended sites are the Petrovaradin Fortress and the old city centre. If you have time, you might consider visiting the nearby historical town of Sremski Karlovci, famous for wineries, or go on a tour around the monasteries of Fruska gora. For places to visit and things to see, visit one of the websites below.