LINGUIST List 14.1643

Wed Jun 11 2003

Confs: General Ling/The Netherlands

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Message 1: TABU-day

Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2003 06:12:40 +0000
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Subject: TABU-day


Date: 20-JUN-03 - 20-JUN-03
Location: Groningen, Netherlands
Contact: Femke Wester
Contact Email: 
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Sub-field: General Linguistics 

Meeting Description:

TABU-day: one-day conference on General Linguistics
June 28 2003
University of Groningen

Dear Linguist, 

We like to remind you of the yearly conference 'TABU-day', which will
be held on June 20, 2003. TABU-day is a one-day conference on general
linguistics, organised by the University of Groningen. All aspects of
linguistics are covered. The conference languages are English and
Dutch. The TABU-day will be held at the following location:

Harmonie building
Oude Kijk in't Jatstraat 26
Groningen, The Netherlands 

The day offers excellent opportunities to meet other linguists and
discuss current research on several area's of
linguistics. Participation is for free, but we kindly ask you to fill
in the registration form on the internet:

We invited two keynote speakers: 

- Steve Abney (University of Michigan): "Linguistics and Computational
- Rob Schoonen (University of Amsterdam): "Knowledge or Fluency? The
role of linguistic knowledge, metacognitive knowledge and processing
speed in L1 and EFL reading and writing development."

And we are proud to announce 28 presentations by researchers of
different universities with topics in the fields of:

- Syntax
- Semantics
- Morphology
- Phonology
- Language Acquisition
- Language Deficits
- Historical Linguistics
- Applied Linguistics
- Communication

Please have a look at our website for detailed information on the

The organisers, 

Dieuwke de Goede, Femke Wester, Sible Andringa, Charlotte Gooskens and
John Nerbonne

Faculteit der Letteren, ATW
Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
Postbus 716
Phone: +31 (0)50 363 7412 (De Goede and Wester) 
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