10th International Symposium on the Acquisition
of Second Language Speech

April 20th - 22nd 2022
University of Barcelona

Welcome to New Sounds 2022!

The 10th International Symposium on the Acquisition of Second Language Speech (New Sounds 2022) will take place on 20-22 April 2022 at the University of Barcelona. New Sounds gathers researchers from all over the world to discuss issues related to the learning and teaching of second/foreign language (L2) phonetics and phonology.

The conference will cover a variety of themes related to the acquisition of L2 phonetics and phonology, including:

– Speech perception and production
– Theories and models of L2 speech learning
– Phonetics and phonology in second language acquisition
– Acquisition of L2 phonotactics
– Multilingualism and the acquisition of additional languages
– Application of new technologies to pronunciation teaching and learning
– Sociolinguistic, psycholinguistic, and neurolinguistic aspects of L2 speech learning

The New Sounds 2022 organizing committee 

We are holding an in-person conference in Barcelona.

COVID-19 Information HERE

-592Days -16Hours -49Minutes -14Seconds

Presenter Instructions

Find information about presenter instructions and abstract (re)submission here!


Do not miss the early bird registration dates!


Check our program overview and full program!

Venue & Access

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March 15th, 2022: Revised abstract submission (See Call For Papers)

April 1st, 2022: Deadline to register and pay LATE registration fee

March 10th, 2022: Deadline to register and pay EARLY registration fee

Ocke-Schwen Bohn

University of Aarhus, Denmark

Annie Tremblay

University of Kansas, US

Pilar Prieto

ICREA - Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona