Open Science Research Excellence

ICLLSLB 2018 : International Conference on Language Lateralization, Sign Language and Bilingualism

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
May 10 - 11, 2018

Call for Papers

ICLLSLB 2018 : International Conference on Language Lateralization, Sign Language and Bilingualism is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Language Lateralization, Sign Language and Bilingualism. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Language lateralization
  • Lateralization of language processes
  • Lateralization of language functions
  • History of research on lateralization
  • Paul Broca and Carl Wernicke
  • Methods of assessing lateralization
  • Lesion studies
  • Split brain studies
  • Culture and language lateralization
  • Functional transcranial Doppler ultrasonography
  • Electrical stimulation, TMS and imaging
  • Language functions of the left and right hemispheres
  • Anatomical asymmetries
  • Lateralized cognitive processes
  • Handedness and language
  • Pathology
  • Hemisphere damage
  • Plasticity
  • Broca's aphasia
  • Wernicke's aphasia
  • Proposed correlations
  • Handedness
  • Sex differences
  • Sign language and bilingualism
  • Reorganization following brain injury