LINGUIST List 10.222

Thu Feb 11 1999

Calls: GLOW/Japan, Semitic Morphology

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  1. GLOW at Nanzan, 2nd Asian GLOW Conference
  2. Abbas Benmamoun, Date Change: Semitic Morphology Workshop and Semitic Syntax Conference

Message 1: 2nd Asian GLOW Conference

Date: Wed, 10 Feb 1999 15:08:43 +0900 (JST)
From: GLOW at Nanzan <glowic.nanzan-u.ac.jp>
Subject: 2nd Asian GLOW Conference

THE 1999 ASIAN GLOW CONFERENCE AT NANZAN UNIVERSITY
CALL FOR PAPERS

Nanzan University (Nagoya, Japan) will host the second Asian GLOW
conference on September 19-22, 1999. The main sessions will be held
from September 19-21, with the invited speaker C.-T. James Huang. We
also plan to have a workshop on September 22 with several speakers
including James Higginbotham.

Abstracts are being solicited for presentations at the main sessions.
Accepted papers will each be assigned a one hour slot, 45 minutes for
presentation and 15 minutes for discussion. As in the regular GLOW
meetings, we will provide partial travel support for the speakers in
the following two categories: (1) graduate students from abroad and
(2) residents of countries with currency problems.

Proceedings of the conference will be published at a later date. 
Pre-registration begins on June 1st, 1999. 
All details will be posted on the Nanzan GLOW website.

ABSTRACT REQUIREMENTS
Please send
(a) 10 copies of an anonymous two-page abstract, 1-inch margins on all 
four sides, 12pt font, letter or A4 size 
(b) a camera-ready original of the abstract with the author's name and 
affiliation, and
(c) a separate sheet indicating the title of the paper, the author's name, 
affiliation, mailing address, e-mail address and telephone number
to:

Nanzan GLOW Selection Committee
c/o Department of Japanese
Nanzan University
18 Yamazato, Showaku
Nagoya, JAPAN
466-8673

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS:May 1, 1999

For more information, please visit the Nanzan GLOW website at
http://www.nanzan-u.ac.jp/~glow/
or send email to
glowic.nanzan-u.ac.jp

Nanzan GLOW Organizing Committee
Yasuaki Abe, Hiroshi Aoyagi, Masatake Arimoto, Keiko Murasugi,
Mamoru Saito, Tatsuya Suzuki
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Message 2: Date Change: Semitic Morphology Workshop and Semitic Syntax Conference

Date: Tue, 9 Feb 1999 19:57:54 -0600
From: Abbas Benmamoun <e-benmastaff.uiuc.edu>
Subject: Date Change: Semitic Morphology Workshop and Semitic Syntax Conference


Please note that the dates for the Semitic Morphology workshop and the 
Semitic Syntax conference that will be held during the LSA summer 
institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been 
changed. The new dates are:

Semitic Morphology Workshop: Wednesday July 14, 1999.
Semitic Syntax Conference: Saturday & Sunday, July 17-18, 1999.
 
The new deadline for abstracts is April 15.



CALL FOR PAPERS

Conference: THE SYNTAX OF SEMITIC LANGUAGES (July 14, 1999)
Workshop: THE MORPHOLOGY OF SEMITIC LANGUAGES (July 17-18, 1999)

After a very successful first Semitic Syntax conference at USC in May 1998, the Department of Linguistics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites abstracts for the second Semitic Syntax conference to be held July 17-18, 1999. The conference will be preceded by a workshop on Semitic Morphology to be held July 14, 1999. Both events will take place during the Linguistic Society of America Summer Institute (June21-July 30, 1999) which will be held at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (website: http://www.beckman.uiuc.edu/linginst). Participants will be selected on the basis of refereed anonymous abstracts, to be judged by a selection committee. Each talk will be 40 minutes long with an additional 15 minutes for discussion.

Please send 10 copies of an anonymous abstract, at most 2-pages long 
(including examples and references). Please enclose a 3x5 card with 
submission stating name of paper, name of author, affiliation and 
address, including e-mail address, phone number, and indicate clearly 
whether the paper is for the conference or the workshop. The name of 
the author SHOULDNOT appear on the abstract. Submissions by e-mail or 
fax will not be accepted.Abstracts should be postmarked NO LATER THAN 
APRIL 15, 1999, and sent to:ABBAS BENMAMOUN DEPARTMENT OF LINGUISTICS 
4088 FLB UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN. URBANA, IL 61801 
USA

Conference website: http://www.beckman.uiuc.edu/groups/cs/linginst/Conferences/semitic.html
Please check out the Semitic Linguistics archives where unpublished 
paperson Semitic languages can be posted and downloaded. The addressis:http://www.usc.edu/dept/LAS/linguistics/semitic/
Please direct all inquiries about the conference and workshop to:

Abbas Benmamoun
Email: e-benmauiuc.edu
Tel: (217) 333-7129
Fax: (213) 333-3466


Organizing Committee
Joseph Aoun (USC)
Abbas Benmamoun (UIUC)
Hagit Borer (USC)
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