LINGUIST List 10.1475

Thu Oct 7 1999

Calls: Gen'l Ling/24th Penn Ling Colloquium/Revised

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  1. Thomas McFadden, 24th Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium/Revised

Message 1: 24th Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium/Revised

Date: Wed, 6 Oct 1999 18:46:28 -0400 (EDT)
From: Thomas McFadden <>
Subject: 24th Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium/Revised


 The Penn Linguistics Club Announces
 The Twenty-Fourth Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium

 Saturday 26 February and Sunday 27 February 2000

 Invited Speaker: Alan Prince, Rutgers University

Papers on any topic in linguistics and associated fields are 
welcome. This year's Colloquium will feature a special session
on the Syntax-Phonology interface and related phenomena.

Speakers will have twenty minutes for their presentations and
five minutes for discussion and questions.

Prospective speakers may submit their abstracts by E-mail or in
hard copy by conventional mail. Abstracts should be no longer
than 2 pages in a 12-point font with 1-inch margins. Mailed
submissions should include five copies of the abstract,
accompanied by an index card including the presenter's name,
affiliation (department and institution), address, e-mail
address and the subfield of linguistics (or related discipline)
that best characterizes the paper's topic. In particular,
please indicate whether you would like your paper to be 
considered for inclusion in the special session. Please do not
include name or affiliation on the abstracts themselves. E-mail
submissions should preferably be in ASCII, Postscript or 
LaTeX format. Abstracts should be sent no later than Wednesday, 
1 December to:

	The Penn Linguistics Colloquium Committee
	Department of Linguistics
	619 Williams Hall
	University of Pennsylvania
	Philadelphia, PA 19104-6305

Conference proceeding will be published as a volume of the Penn 
Working Papers in Linguistics. Participants will be expected to 
provide camera-ready copies of their papers after the Colloquium.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact us at one of the 
above addresses. In addition, the Colloquium's Web page can be 
accessed from
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