The Fifth European Conference on Tone and Intonation (TIE5)

Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 10:00 to Saturday, September 8, 2012 - 18:30
Rewley House

The TIE conference series has been bringing together researchers biennially since 2004. The focus has been on tone, intonation and all aspects of sentence prosody in languages of the world, employing different methodologies. TIE5 - to be hosted by the Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics at the University of Oxford - is now welcoming abstracts for papers and posters dealing on any topic within these areas.

Linguistic subfields: Phonology, Phonetics, Typology, Psycholinguistics, Neurolinguistics

Program finalisation: June 15, 2012
Notification of abstract acceptance: June 1, 2012

Invited Speakers:

Laura J. Downing (Göteborgs Universitet) & Annie Rialland (Laboratoire de Phonétiquie et Phonologie, CNRS Paris)
Carlos Gussenhoven (Radboud University Nijmegen & Queen Mary UL) & Jörg Peters (Universität Oldenburg)
Pilar Prieto (ICREA-Universitat Pampeu Fabra)
Tomas Riad (Stockholms Universitet)
Elisabeth Selkirk (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Organisers: Aditi Lahiri & Allison Wetterlin

Organising committee:

Sandra Kotzor
Elinor Payne
Stephen Parkinson
Adam Roberts
Philip Roberts
Rosalind Temple


The organisers would like to thank everyone who participated and helped to make TIE 5 such a big success. We also proudly announce that TIE6 will take place in the Netherlands in 2014, and will be hosted by Aoju Chen, of Utrecht University, and Yiya Chen, of Leiden University.