LINGUIST List 11.374

Tue Feb 22 2000

Calls: Manchu-Tungus Ling, Hispanic Linguistics

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  1. Carsten Naeher, 1st International Conference on Manchu-Tungus Studies
  2. David Gohre, 4th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

Message 1: 1st International Conference on Manchu-Tungus Studies

Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2000 00:47:56 +0100
From: Carsten Naeher <>
Subject: 1st International Conference on Manchu-Tungus Studies

1st International Conference on Manchu-Tungus Studies (I.C.M.T.S.)
Bonn, Germany, August 28 - September 1, 2000

1st circular & call for papers

We are pleased to invite you to attend the 1st International Conference on 
Manchu-Tungus Studies (I.C.M.T.S.) to be held at the Institute for Central 
Asian Languages and Cultures ("Seminar f�r Sprach- und Kulturwissenschaft 
Zentralasiens"), University of Bonn, Germany. The arrival date is August 27; 
the departure September 1, 2000.

The conference is dedicated to all aspects of Manchu-Tungus Studies, 
e.g. Tungus languages and linguistics, Manchu literature and writing, 
Manchu, Jurchen (Jin), and Qing history, shamanism, anthropology, culture, 
nd history of Manchu-Tungus studies. Scholars from related areas of 
research are also encouraged to participate. The conference will be 
divided into several sections and panels according to certain areas of 
research (e.g. linguistics, history). 

If you wish to participate, please inform the organizing committee (c/o
Naeher, Seminar f�r Sprach- und Kulturwissenschaft Zentralasiens, Regina-
Pacis-Weg 7, D-53113 Bonn, Germany, Fax: +49-228-737458, 
e-mail Please give your full name and full postal 
adress when using e-mail. The second circular which contains details on 
accomodation, registration fee, transportation, etc., will be sent out in
2000 to those who request it. If there are any individual questions regarding 
the conference, proposals for special workshops or the communication you 
intend to make, or if you are in need of a letter of invitation or funding,
do not hesitate to contact the organizing comittee for help and advice.

We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Michael Weiers, University of Bonn	

Giovanni Stary, University of Venice

Carsten Naeher, University of Bonn

C a r s t e n N a e h e r

Ostwaldstrasse 8 Tel. +49-(0)228-798679
D-53115 Bonn
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Message 2: 4th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

Date: Mon, 21 Feb 2000 22:01:56 -0500 (EST)
From: David Gohre <>
Subject: 4th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium


4th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium
Nov. 17-19, 2000 at
Indiana University, Bloomington

Keynote Speakers

John Lipski, University of New Mexico
Bill VanPatten, University of Illinois, Urbana/Champaign

Abstract deadline: April 10, 2000
Response from organizers: May 1, 2000

We are soliciting one page abstracts of original work on any area of
Hispanic linguistics: historical, phonology, second language acquisition,
semantics, sociolinguistics, syntax; and ALL theoretical frameworks

Abstracts can be submitted electronically to James F. Lee: or via regular mail:

James F. Lee, Hispanic Linguistics Symposium
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
844 Ballantine Hall
Bloomington, IN 47405

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J. Clancy Clements
Associate Professor of Spanish and Portuguese Linguistics
Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese
Ballantine Hall 844 / IU
Bloomington, IN 47405
Tel. (812) 855-6141
Fax: (812) 855-4526
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