LINGUIST List 11.2644

Wed Dec 6 2000

Calls: Mediterranean/Morphology, High Desert Ling

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  1. .iuladocum, Third Mediterranean Meeting on Morphology (MMM3)
  2. Dawn Nordquist, High Desert Linguistics Conference

Message 1: Third Mediterranean Meeting on Morphology (MMM3)

Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2000 16:55:52 +0100
From: .iuladocum <>
Subject: Third Mediterranean Meeting on Morphology (MMM3)




The Third Mediterranean Meeting on Morphology (MMM3) will be held
September 20-23, 2001 in Barcelona. As in the past, the conference
will be organized by the MMM-committee, Geert Booij (Free University
of Amsterdam), Angeliki Ralli (University of Patras), and Sergio
Scalise (University of Bologna) in conjunction with hosting
institution. MMM3 will be hosted by the Institut Universitari de
Ling��stica Aplicada y"f Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona,
and the local coordinator for the meeting is Janet DeCesaris.

Continuing in the MMM tradition, our aim is to discuss issues in
morphology in a pleasant atmosphere. There are approximately 20 slots
for papers. Each paper will be allotted 30 minutes for presentation and
10 minutes for discussion. The conference organizers have planned a
full-day excursion for Sunday, Sept. 23, so that an informal gathering
of morphologists will be possible. 

Abstracts must be submitted via e-mail. Abstracts should be no longer
than one page (10 point) and should be sent to the following address:

Please send your abstracts as attachments in WORD, preferably WORD 7.
The attachment file should consist of one page with your name,
affiliation, address, e-mail address, and the title of your paper, and
another page with the anonymous abstract. Receipt of abstracts will be

The deadline for receipt of abstracts is: April 3, 2001. No late
submissions will be accepted.

REMEMBER: Third Mediterranean Meeting on Morphology
Conference site: Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona
Conference dates: September 20-23, 2001
Abstract deadline: April 3, 2001 
e-mail address:

Abstract review committee: G. Booij, J. DeCesaris, A. Ralli and S.
Scalise Local organizing committee: Teresa Cabr�, Janet DeCesaris,
Mer�� Lorente, Elisenda Bernal, Institut Universitari de
Ling��stica Aplic�da, Pompeu Fabra University; Llu�sa
Gr�cia, University of Girona.
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Message 2: High Desert Linguistics Conference

Date: Tue, 05 Dec 2000 22:12:10 -0700
From: Dawn Nordquist <>
Subject: High Desert Linguistics Conference

The fourth annual High Desert Linguistics Conference will be held at the
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, March 30 and 31, 2001.

 Keynote speakers:

Shana Poplack, Department of Linguistics, University of Ottawa
Sherman Wilcox, Department of Linguistics, University of New Mexico

We invite submissions of proposals for 20-minute talks and 10 minute discussion
sessions in any area of linguistics from any theoretical perspective. Papers
in the following areas are especially welcome: language change and variation,
grammaticization, signed languages, applied linguistics, Native American
languages, and corpus/computational linguistics. Please note that selected
papers from this conference will be published.

Submissions must include 2 copies of an anonymous abstract and an index card
including the following information:

 *Title of Abstract and area (phonology, syntax etc.)
 *Mailing address
 *e-mail address

Abstracts must be at most one page with one-inch margins and typed in at least
11-point font. An optional second page is permitted for data and citations.
Submissions are limited to 1 individual and 1 joint abstract per author.
Abstracts by e-mail are accepted.

Abstracts must be received no later than January 19, 2001.

We will only consider submissions that conform to the above guidelines.


K. Aaron Smith
Department of Linguistics,
526 Humanities Bldg.
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

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