LINGUIST List 13.1378

Fri May 17 2002

Calls: Generative Ling, Romance Ling

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  1. GLiP, GLiP-5 -- 1st CFP
  2. Going Romance 2002, call for papers

Message 1: GLiP-5 -- 1st CFP

Date: Thu, 16 May 2002 02:53:23 +0200 (CEST)
From: GLiP <>
Subject: GLiP-5 -- 1st CFP


 (morpho)syntactic meeting

Dates: 30 November -- 1 December 2002
Location: Warszawa (Warsaw)

	 Sponsored by the Institute of English Studies, 
 University of Warsaw
 the Institute of Computer Science,
 Polish Academy of Sciences

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Robert D. Borsley University of Essex (TBC)
Gisbert Fanselow University of Potsdam


The primary aim of GLiP meetings is to bring together (i) Polish
generative linguists, (ii) generative linguists working in Poland, as
well as (iii) generative linguists working on Polish.

We invite abstracts on any aspect of generative syntax and/or
morphology in any generative approach: P&P (Minimalism, GB), HPSG,
LFG, OT, etc. Talks will be organized around major syntactic topics,
depending on the content of the submissions.

The format of the conference is 30 min for presentation + 15 min
question time. Languages of the conference are English and Polish.

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Piotr BANSKI University of Warsaw
Robert D. BORSLEY University of Essex
Gisbert FANSELOW University of Potsdam
Steven FRANKS Indiana University
Adam PRZEPIORKOWSKI Polish Academy of Sciences
Gilbert C. RAPPAPORT University of Texas at Austin
Andrew SPENCER University of Essex

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Accommodation will be provided at the university hotel. For details
please see our web page (address below).

CONFERENCE FEES (estimated):
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Regular: 160 PLN
Student: 80 PLN

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DEADLINE for receipt of abstracts: 4 October 2002
Notification of acceptance: 26 October 2002
Meeting: 30 November -- 1 December 2002
Deadline for submissions of 
papers for the proceedings volume: 31 January 2003

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Should be *anonymous* (i.e., they should contain no personal data or
explicit self-references) and consist of up to 700 words, together
with examples and references.

Because abstract forwarding to referees will be done by e-mail
exclusively, the following are the possible formats of attachments, in
*descending* order of preference:

 (Plain Text) > PDF > Postscript > (La)TeX > Word for Windows '97

We regret to say that submissions in formats other than those listed
above will not be accepted.

In cases when there is no need to use special (e.g., phonetic) fonts,
we strongly encourage PLAIN TEXT submissions. If data involving
diacritics are quoted, please omit the diacritics unless they are
essential for the proper interpretation of the proposal -- in such
cases, use ASCII characters to mark them in some consistent way.

Should the electronic version of the abstract require special fonts,
please attach them as well. (We strongly discourage this practice
though, and reserve the right to ask for a resubmission in a different

Any (La)TeX should be self-contained, i.e., all external styles
(packages) should be enclosed.

Only one submission per person and one joint submission will be

Please note: do NOT send abstracts on diskettes. We will accept
*e-mail* submissions *exclusively*.

IMPORTANT: At the beginning of your email, in the plain text part of
 it, please supply the following information:

- name, title,
- title of the paper,
- affiliation,
- email address,
- snail mail address.

Unless you send the abstract as attachment, we request that you add
several blank lines between the personal information and the abstract
proper, to facilitate anonymous review.

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Please send your abstracts to:

GLiP-5 Organizing Committee <>


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If you are (tentatively) interested in taking part in this workshop,
please, send your email address to GLiP-5 Organizing Committee
<>. Most future announcements, changes, etc.,
will be mailed only to registered prospective participants (and not to
general linguistic lists).

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Message 2: call for papers

Date: Thu, 16 May 2002 17:06:20 +0200
From: Going Romance 2002 <>
Subject: call for papers


 Sixteenth Symposium on Romance Linguistics
 University of Groningen
 General Sessions: November 28 - 29
 Workshop on Acquisition: November 30

 General Sessions

 Invited Speakers

Papers on all areas of Romance linguistics are welcome. The
presentations will take thirty minutes, with an additional ten minutes
discussion. Abstracts should be anonymous and no longer than two
pages, including references and examples, with margins of at least
1-inch, letter size 12. Submissions are limited to a maximum of one
individual and one joint abstract per author. The abstracts should be
sent by e-mail as a Word or RTF file. Join separetely a file
containing: title, author's name and address, affiliation and e-mail
address. All authors who present their work at the conference will be
invited to submit their paper for the Proceedings Volume, to be
published by John Benjamins. Notice that there will be a separate
afternoon session dedicated to phonology.

 Deadline for receipt of abstracts: September 
 14, 2002

Abstracts should be sent to:

Surface address:						
Going Romance, RTC - Letteren
Oude Kijk int Jatstraat 26
Groningen University
P.O. Box 716
NL 9700 AS Groningen
The Netherlands				 		
Phone: 31(0)53635850 

For further information:

Organizing Committee: Reineke Bok-Bennema (University of Groningen),
Frank Drijkoningen (Utrecht University), Haike Jacobs (Nijmegen
University), Brigitte Kampers-Manhe (University of Groningen), Petra
Sleeman (University of Amsterdam). Sponsors: Amsterdam Centre for
Language and Communication, Centre for Behavioral and Cognitive
Neurosciences (Groningen), Centre for Language and Cognition
(Groningen), Department of Romance Languages and Cultures (Groningen),
Utrecht Institute of Linguistics OTS.

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