Conference Tense, Aspect and Modality in L2 (TAML2), Leiden University, The Netherlands
- Friday 20 April 2018 - Saturday 21 April 2018
2311 BD Leiden
The Conference starts on 20 April in the morning and ends in the afternoon of 21 April and is hosted by Leiden University Center for Linguistics, Leiden University, The Netherlands. This conference discusses Tense, Aspect and Modality in L2, with an emphasis on (a) aspectual representations in L2; (b) pedagogical applications of TAML2 research findings; (c); futurity and modality and (d) theory building.
You are cordially invited to submit abstracts for papers and posters on any domain and subdomain of temporality in SLA research.
Information about the fees*
Regular rate: € 75,-
Student rate: € 40,-
Special rate LUCL/LLRC members: € 30,-
*the participation fee includes the conference dinner, lunch and coffee and tea
Dr. Ll. Comajoan, University of Vic, Spain
Dr. L. Domínguez, University of Southampton, UK
Prof. Dr. R. Salaberry, Rice University, USA
Dr. K. Schmitz, University of Wuppertal, Germany
Prof. Dr. H. Verkuyl, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
Note: the abstract submission and registration date has been rescheduled.
31th August 2017: the renewed abstract submission deadline is 29th September 2017
30th November 2017: notification of acceptance
1st December 2017: registration starts
20th March 2018: the renewed deadline registration is 10th April 2018
20th– 21st April 2018: conference
On Thursday 19th of April there will be an open-doors expert meeting.
Please join us at 15.00 in room Lipsius 147 where our plenary speakers will share their view on TAML2 future research followed by an hour of Q&A (interactive meeting, where you can share your questions and doubts about your research with the experts).
To view to the programme (updated version April 5th), please click on the following link
To view the abstract booklet please click on the following link
Paper submission policy
Paper and poster proposals should not have been previously published. More than one abstract per author can be submitted. All submissions will be reviewed anonymously by the scientific committee and evaluated in terms of rigour, clarity and significance of the contribution, as well as its relevance to research on L2 temporality. Abstracts should not exceed 300 words (excluding title and optional references). All presenters are invited to present their work in a conference proceedings, to be published as a special issue of the Dutch Journal of Applied Linguistics (DuJAL). Note that the contributions will be subject to a (double-blind) peer-review process, as is usual for this journal. More information on the precise timeline of this special issue will follow. For the poster presentation: the plasterable (blue) part is 120cm long and 95cm high. The posters can be drawn up both portrait and landscape.
This year we are using the EasyAbs system to automate our workflow. To submit an abstract, click on the following link.
You can change any information about your paper before the abstract submission deadline on 29th September 2017. Before this date, please check that your abstract is complete and that it has also been uploaded in PDF format. For any submission-related questions please email
We look forward to receiving your submission.
To register please click on the following link