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Message 1: Conferences & Calls for Papers in 2000 - Fund Drive Day 6

Date: 19 Mar 2001 04:38:26 -0000
From: linguist <linguistlinguistlist.org>
Subject: Conferences & Calls for Papers in 2000 - Fund Drive Day 6

Dear Linguists,
	
Through the Calls For Papers and Conference Announcements, LINGUIST
informs the linguistics community about regional, national, and
international conferences that take place across the globe. In the year 
2000, LINGUIST posted over 1000 Calls and Confs, of which 764 were
Calls for Papers. By posting hundreds of conference announcements and 
calls for papers per year, LINGUIST provides a very valuable and central 
location for linguists to obtain conference information.

Most of us probably have formed our idea of the size of the conference
community from the number of announcements we used to encounter in our
local or national linguistics publications. The internet has changed
all this. And we would like to think that, in our academic discipline,
the Linguist List has played a leading part.

In the last five to seven years, conference organizers have told us
that their conference attendance has become more international, and
the general quality of the papers has improved because of the
increasing number of submissions. If so, perhaps these benifits have
accrued to linguistics in part because the discipline supports a
central international email list with over 13,500 subscribers. And
that is - you guessed it - the LINGUIST List.

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 http://www.indiana.edu/~anthling/

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 http://www.helsinki.fi/jarj/sus/

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 http://www.umass.edu/linguist/GLSA/

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 http://www.kingstonpress.com

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 http://www.ling.helsinki.fi/sky/

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 http://www.safest.org.za/bsp

 Pacific Linguistics
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 http://www.pacinieditore.it/

 Virittaja Aikakauslehti
 http://www.helsinki.fi/jarj/kks/virittaja.html

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