7th International Conference of the English Department

English Language and Literature Studies: Modern Perspectives and Beyond

October 21-22, 2023

University of Belgrade – Faculty of Philology
Belgrade, Serbia


Second Call for Papers

The English Department at the Faculty of Philology is pleased to announce its seventh international conference on English language, literature and culture studies. The aim of this event is to promote an exchange of ideas across different areas and theoretical frameworks of English linguistics and anglophone literary/cultural studies throughout a broad academic community. We invite both traditional and modern methodological approaches to English studies, as well as comparative research paradigms. 

Proposals for papers and posters addressing diverse issues within the very broad theme of the conference, English Language, Literature and Culture Studies, will be considered for inclusion in the conference programme in the following fields of study:

  • Theoretical Linguistics
  • Applied Linguistics and ESL/EFL Language Teaching
  • Literature Studies
  • Culture Studies
  • Translation/Interpreting Studies


- István Kecskés (Distinguished Professor of the State University of New York, USA)

- Alison Mackey (Georgetown University, USA)

- Elizabeth Archibald (Durham University, UK)

- Michael McAteer (Pázmány Péter Catholic University, Budapest, Hungary)

The official language of the conference is English.

Each paper will be allotted 20 minutes (15 minutes for presentation and 5 minutes for discussion).


Abstracts should be no longer than 300 words and should be submitted via EasyAbs on LinguistList at the following link: https://easyabs.linguistlist.org/conference/ELLS_MPAB. Authors will be prompted to create an account, fill in the form and submit the abstract. Abstracts may also be submitted at ells.mpab@gmail.com.

In case of any additional questions, please contact the Organizing Team at ells.mpab@gmail.com.


Submission of abstracts for full paper presentations: June 15, 2023

Notification of acceptance: July 1, 2023


The early bird conference fee is 100 Euros through July 15, 2023. After this deadline, the regular conference fee is 120 Euros. The fee includes:

  • conference pack
  • coffee break refreshments

PhD students will be allowed a discounted conference fee of 50 Euros through July 15, 2023 or 60 Euros after this date.

CONFERENCE WEBSITE (under construction at the moment):


We look forward to your participation.


The Organizing Team may be contacted at: ells.mpab@gmail.com.