LINGUIST List 12.27

Mon Jan 8 2001

Calls: Comparative Syntax, Formal Grammar

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Message 1: Comparative Syntax

Date: Thu, 04 Jan 2001 11:22:15 +0100
From: Peter Oehl <oehlIMS.Uni-Stuttgart.DE>
Subject: Comparative Syntax




 Workshop on Comparative Syntax

 Bochumer Linguistik-Tage
 10. Jahrestagung der
 Gesellschaft f�r Sprache und Sprachen (GESUS) e.V
 (10th annual meeting of the
 Society for Language and Languages)

 26. - 28. 3. 2001

There will be a workshop on comparative syntax included in the
programme of the 10th annual meeting of the German Society for
Language and Languages (Gesellschaft f�r Sprache und Sprachen e.V.,
GESUS) taking place at the University of Bochum/ Germany in March
2001. We strongly encourage submissions of papers on diachronic
syntax in the generative framework, though principally papers on
comparative syntax in any framework are welcome. Abstracts in English
or German of not more than 300 words should be submitted before
February 1.

Electronic submissions (*.txt, *.doc, *.rtf, *.htm, *.sdw,*.pdf, *.ps in
descending order of preference) to

Peter Oehl (workshop organiser)
oehlims.uni-stuttgart.de

are strongly encouraged.

Hard copy submissions please to
______________________________
Peter Oehl
Institut fuer Linguistik/Germanistik
Universitaet Stuttgart
Keplerstr. 17
D-70174 Stuttgart
Germany

Further Workshops are offered on the following topics:

Phonetics, Language education and oral language (Organisation: L�via Adamcov�)
Pragmatics (Organisation: Anita Fetzer & Karin Pittner) Verbs and
verbal Categories in German as a foreign language (Organisation:
Ruz^ena Kozmov�)
Sociolinguistics (Organisation: Dietrich Hartmann & Heinz Menge)
Slavic Languages (Organisation: Nevenka Petkovic) Categories,
relations and their linguistic realisation (Organisation: Swetlana
Poljakova)

Submissions of abstracts (only hardcopies) please before February 12 to

Robert J. Pittner (main organiser)
Steeler Str. 168
D - 45884 Gelsenkirchen
Germany

Please include this form:



 Anmeldung zu den
 Bochumer Linguistik-Tagen
 10. Jahrestagung
 der Gesellschaft f�r Sprache und Sprachen e.V. (GESUS)
 vom 26. - 28. 3. 2001 in Bochum



Name:___________________________________________________________

Adress:__________________________________________________________

________________________________________________________________

Telephone/ e-mail:__________________________________________________

________________________________________________________________
(Place, Date)
(Signature)

Submission of a paper to the workshop

_______________________________________________________________

Title of the paper:

_______________________________________________________________

Length of the presentation (please underline - mandatory!)
30 Min. / 45 Min. / 60 Min. ( + 10 min of discussion)

There will be a conference fee:
GESUS-members without income: 25 DM
GESUS-members with income: 35 DM
non-members without income: 35 DM
non-members with income: 45 DM

The fee should be remitted to

GESUS
Bank f�r Sozialwirtschaft/ Munich
account # 88 32 300
bank code 700 205 00

Participants from abroad can pay their fee in the conference office.



Peter Oehl, University of Stuttgart/ Germany.
______________________________
http://www.ims.uni-stuttgart.de/~oehl/
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Message 2: Formal Grammar/Mathematics of Language Conference - FG/MOL

Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2001 21:49:12 -0500 (EST)
From: larry moss <lsmcs.indiana.edu>
Subject: Formal Grammar/Mathematics of Language Conference - FG/MOL


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FGMOL'01 FGMOL'01 FGMOL'01 FGMOL'01 FGMOL'01 FGMOL'01 FGMOL'01 FGMOL'01



 	FORMAL GRAMMAR/MATHEMATICS OF LANGUAGE CONFERENCE

 		 August 10--12, 2001
 Helsinki, Finland


FIRST CALL FOR PAPERS

We are pleased to announce the joint meeting of two conferences:
the sixth conferene on Formal Grammar and the seventh on the
Mathematics of Language. The joint meeting will be held just prior
to the European Summer School in Logic, Language, and Information.


AIMS and SCOPE

FGMOL'01 provides a forum for the presentation of new and original
research on formal grammar and mathematical aspects of language,
especially with regard to the application of formal methods to natural
language analysis.

Themes of interest include, but are not limited to,


* formal and computational syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and phonology;
* model-theoretic and proof-theoretic methods in linguistics;
* constraint-based and resource-sensitive approaches to grammar;
* foundational, methodological and architectural issues in grammar.
* mathematical properties of linguistic frameworks
* theories and models of natural language processing and generation
* parsing theory
* statistical and quantitative models of language

INVITED SPEAKERS will be announced with the circulation
of the second call for papers in early February


SUBMISSION DETAILS

We invite E-MAIL submissions of abstracts for 30-minute papers (including
questions, comments, and discussion).

A submission should consist of two parts:

- an information sheet (in ascii), containing the name of the author(s),
 affiliation(s), e-mail and postal address(es) and a title;

- an abstract, consisting of a description of not more than 5 pages
 (including figures and references). Abstracts may be either in plain
 ASCII or in (unix-compatible encoded) postscript, PDF, or DVI.


Abstracts can be sent to

	fgmolcs.indiana.edu

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE

April 1, 2001


NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE

May 15, 2001

PROCEEDINGS

A full version of each accepted paper will be included in the conference
proceedings, to be distributed at the conference. Full papers are due
June 30, 2001.


Important Dates

Abstracts Due: March 31, 2001
Notification: May 15, 2001
Final Versions: June 30, 2001
Conference: August 8-10, 2001



PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

Anne Abeill'e	 (Paris)
Patrick Blackburn (INRIA)
Gosse Bouma	 (Groningen)
Mary Dalrymple (Xerox Parc)
Nissim Francez (Haifa)
Thilo Goetz (IBM)
David Johnson (IBM)
Mark Johnson	 (Brown)
Aravind Joshi (UPenn)
Gerhard J"ager (Utrecht)
Ruth Kempson 	 (London)
Alain Lecomte (LORIA)
Uwe Moennich (T"ubingen)
Glyn Morrill (U.P. Catalunya)
Michael Moortgat (Utrecht)
Owen Rambow	 (Cogentex)
James Rogers (Earlham)
Giorgio Satta (Padova)
Mark Steedman	 (Edinburgh)

FURTHER INFORMATION

Web site for ESSLLI XI: http://www.helsinki.fi/esslli/

Web site for FGMOL'01 :http://www.cis.upenn.edu/~ircs/mol/mol7.html


The organizers:

Geert-Jan Kruijff gjcogsci.ed.ac.uk
Larry Moss lsmcs.indiana.edu
Dick Oehrle 	 oehrlelinc.cis.upenn.edu

http://www.helsinki.fi/esslli

FGMOL'01:
http://www.cis.upenn.edu/\ldots
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