LINGUIST List 14.1930

Tue Jul 15 2003

Calls: Typology/Applied Ling; Ling Theories/Greece

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  1. jytak, Journal of Universal Language
  2. M.Tzakosta, Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe

Message 1: Journal of Universal Language

Date: Tue, 15 Jul 2003 06:25:39 +0000
From: jytak <>
Subject: Journal of Universal Language

Journal of Universal Language	

Call Deadline: 15-Aug-2003 

The Journal of Universal Language calls for papers for the JUL 4:2,
which will be published in September, 2003.

As a token of our gratitude, the authors whose paper will appear in
the Journal of Universal Language will be given the $1,000 honorarium
(which is subject to taxation).

Topic Areas: 

The Journal of Universal Language is concerned with: -artificial
language, communication & culture in language usage, typology, and
universality in language; -interdisciplinary contributions written
with applied linguists in mind; -brief notes, comments or observation
concerning official language; -reaction/replies to recent papers.

The editors encourage the submission of papers on proposed themes as
well as on other topics relevant to the interest of the Journal of
Universal Language. Each volume contains two issues, published in
March and September. The language of publication is English.

1. The length of a manuscript should not exceed 25 pages. 
2. A 200-word abstract should be given at the beginning of each
3. Manuscripts should be submitted on A4 paper, with the margins at
least 4cm on all four sides of each sheet. They may be single-spaced
and/or double-sided, if desired.

Important Dates: 
No Submission deadline: We accept manuscripts throughout the year. 
Notification of acceptance: September 1, 2003 
Submission of camera-ready papers: September 15, 2003 

1. Electronic submissions are acceptable. Acceptable file formats are
Portable Document Format (.pdf) and MS Word (.doc). Please send your
file in an attachment to
2. For hard copy submissions, please send 3 copies, accompanied by a
cover letter which includes the author's name, affiliation, address,
and home or office phone number, to:

Jin-young Tak, Editor 
Department of English Language/Literature 
Sejong University 
Dasan-gwan 435 Gunja-dong, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul, Korea 

TOC (Journal of Universal Language 4:1): 
Purev Jaimai & Hyun Seok Park 
Representing Unish Grammar Based on Tree 
Adjoining Grammar Formalism 
Eun-Joo Kwak 
Comparisons between Pidgins and 'Unish' 
David Odden 
Languages and Universals 
Neil Olsen 
Marketing an International Auxiliary Language: 
Challenges to a New Artificial Language 
Miho Sasaki 
The Writing System of an Artificial Language: 
For Efficient Orthographic Processing 
Andrey Yakovlev 
Evolution of the Pattern of Pronouns and Pronominal 
Adverbs in Artificial Language 

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Message 2: Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe

Date: Tue, 15 Jul 2003 09:34:03 +0000
From: M.Tzakosta <>
Subject: Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe

Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe 
Short Title: CONSOLE XII

Date: 12-DEC-03 - 14-DEC-03
Location: University of Patras, Patras, Greece
Contact: Marina Tzakosta
Contact Email: 
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Sub-field: Linguistic Theories 
Call Deadline: 01-Aug-2003

Meeting Description:

International Graduate Student Conference Student Organization of
Linguistics in Europe

3rd Call for Papers 

Call Deadline: 1 August 2003

This year's CONSOLE will be hosted by the Section of Linguistics of
the Department of Philology of the University of Patras, Patras,
Greece on the 12th, 13th, and 14th of December 2003. Abstracts from
all areas of General and Applied Linguistics are invited to be
submitted (Phonetics, Phonology, Morphology, Syntax, Semantics,
Language Acquisition, Neurolinguistics, Discourse Analysis). We
especially encourage the submission of abstracts from the areas of
Phonetics, Phonology and Morphology. This year's invited speakers are
Prof. Dr. Angela Ralli (University of Patras), Dr. Anthi Revithiadou
(Aegean University), Dr. Anna Roussou (University of Patras).

Abstracts should by no means exceed two pages, including data,
graphemes, figures, and/ or references. The font should be Times New
Roman 12 pt, with 1 inch margin for all sides. SILDoulos or IPAKiel
should be used for data phonetic transcriptions. Please include
personal information (affiliation, surface mail, e-mail address, title
of the paper, area of specialization) in the body of your
message. Send your abstract in a PDF or WORD doc format. The final
date for the submission of abstracts is the 1st of August
2003. Notification of acceptance is due to the 10th of September 2003
and the final program will be notified the first week of October. More
details about the conference will be provided in theconference's

Local Organizers: 

Asimakis Fliatouras (University of Patras): 
Dimitra Melissaropoulou (University of Patras) 
Thanasis Tsiamas (University of Patras): 
Marina Tzakosta (University of Leiden): 

Contact person and abstract submission: 

Marina Tzakosta (University of Leiden): 

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