Discourse Markers in Romance Languages (DISROM 8): Call For Papers
19 Janeiro 2024

The next International Conference on ‘Discourse Markers in Romance Languages’ (DISROM 8) will be held at the University of Lisbon from June 19th to June 21th, 2024.

The Conference is one of a series of conferences on discourse markers in Romance languages (Madrid, 2010; Buenos Aires, 2011; Campinas, 2012; Heidelberg, 2015; Louvain-la- Neuve, 2017, Bergamo, 2019, Craiova 2022) and aims to build on the previous events, serving as a platform for internationally renowned linguists and young researchers alike to exchange views and ideas and to broaden their research perspectives.

This Conference’s theme will deal specifically :

a)     with  interactions between DMs and their explicit/implicit context, overcoming the traditional divide between their textual and interpersonal functions;

b)     with the subjective adjustment function of DMs. 


The keynote speakers of this edition of the DISROM conferences will be (provisional list):

Isabel Margarida Duarte (Universidade do Porto)

Denis Paillard (CNRS and Université Paris Diderot)

Important dates

15 March 2024      Deadline for abstract submission

30 April 2024        Notification of acceptance

19-21 June 2024   Conference dates

The Conference will be on-site. Two presentation modalities will be possible:  oral presentation and poster presentation.

To find more information about the conference, visit the website