LINGUIST List 12.2627

Mon Oct 22 2001

Calls: Ling Pragmatics, Theoretical Ling

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  1. Piotr Cap, conference on pragmatics, Lodz, May 2002
  2. Edith Aldridge, Conference call for abstracts

Message 1: conference on pragmatics, Lodz, May 2002

Date: Sat, 20 Oct 2001 06:32:07 -0700 (PDT)
From: Piotr Cap <>
Subject: conference on pragmatics, Lodz, May 2002

Conference "New Developments in Linguistic Pragmatics"
University of Lodz, Poland
10-12 May 2002
Plenaries: K. Jaszczolt, J. Verschueren, R. Kalisz
Abstracts deadline: 30 November 2001
More info: Piotr Cap, Dept. of English,
University of Lodz, Al. Kosciuszki 65, 
90-514 Lodz, Poland, tel/fax +48 42 6390220
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Message 2: Conference call for abstracts

Date: Sun, 21 Oct 2001 18:46:36 -0400
From: Edith Aldridge <>
Subject: Conference call for abstracts

I would like to post the following call for abstracts on the Linguist List.
Thank you, Edith Aldridge


The Ninth Annual Meeting of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
April 26-28, 2002

Invited speakers: TBA

Abstracts are welcomed for 20 minute talks on any aspect of theoretical 
linguistics (e.g. phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, 
historical linguistics, language acquisition, language 
processing). Applicants are limited to one singly-authored and one 
jointly-authored abstract. Abstracts should be one page long, with an 
optional second page for data and/or references. Submissions may be made 
by regular email or email.

Deadline for receipt of abstracts: January 25, 2002

To submit an abstract by regular mail, send 5 anonymous copies of the 
abstract to the address below. Also include an index card bearing your 
name, affiliation, your mailing address, email address, paper title, the 
subdiscipline or your abstract (e.g. phonology, syntax, etc.), and status 
(student or non-student).

For submission by email, send one copy of your abstract, along with your 
name, address, subdiscipline, and status to:

This year, two outstanding student abstracts will be selected to receive an 
award covering conference expenses (travel up to $500 and 
accommodations). For those eligible, please indicate student status on 
your abstract to ensure that you will be considered for these awards.

For more information contact:
regular mail:
Department of Linguistics
Morrill Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-4701, USA

Organizing committee co-charis: Edith Aldridge, Abby Cohn, Anastasia Riehl

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