LINGUIST List 16.812

Thu Mar 17 2005

Calls: General Ling/Spain; Morphology/France

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        1.    Luis Vicente, 14th Conference of the Student Organisation of Linguistics in Europe
        2.    Emiliano Guevara, 5th Mediterranean Morphology Meeting


Message 1: 14th Conference of the Student Organisation of Linguistics in Europe

Date: 16-Mar-2005
From: Luis Vicente <l.vicentelet.leidenuniv.nl>
Subject: 14th Conference of the Student Organisation of Linguistics in Europe


Full Title: 14th Conference of the Student Organisation of Linguistics in Europe
Short Title: ConSOLE XIV

Date: 15-Dec-2005 - 17-Dec-2005
Location: Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
Contact Person: Luis Vicente
Meeting Email: consoleXIVvc.ehu.es
Web Site: http://www.ehu.es/console

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 01-Jul-2005

Meeting Description:

EHU-U.Basque Country and LEHIA (The Basque Group for Language Research) are
pleased to host the 14th annual Conference of the Student Organization of
Linguistics in Europe, to be held from 15 to 17 December 2005.

ConSOLE is organised by a different European university every year and it
provides a nice forum for students of linguistics from all over the world to
present independent research at the same time that it strives to foster contacts
and cooperation between students of generative linguistics in Europe and around
the world.

FIRST CALL FOR PAPERS

Abstracts are solicited from all areas of generative linguistics including but
not limited to phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics. ConSOLE is a
conference on theoretical linguistics, so papers in fields like
psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics or phonetics will also be welcome if they
have a theoretical orientation.

GUIDELINES FOR ABSTRACTS:

Abstracts should not exceed two pages, including data, references and diagrams.
Abstracts should be typed in at least 11-point font, with one-inch margins
(letter-size; 8''1/2 by 11'' or A4) and a maximum of 50 lines of text per page.
Abstracts must be anonymous and submissions are limited to 1 individual and 1
joint abstract per author. We will only accept abstracts by students (i.e.,
people not having defended a PhD. by July 1st).

We will only accept electronic submissions. Send name, affiliation, e-mail,
mailing address, title of the paper and whether you want it to be considered for
the Main Session or the Special Session (or both) in the body of the message.
The anonymous abstract should be sent as an attachment, and only abstracts in
pdf format will be accepted.

Accepted papers are allotted 30 minutes for presentation plus 10 minutes for
discussion.

Please send your abstracts to: consoleXIVvc.ehu.es

IMPORTANT DATES:

Deadline for abstracts: July 1st
Notification of acceptance: September 15th
Final programme: October 1st
Conference: December 15-17

INVITED SPEAKERS:

We are happy to announce that the following linguists have accepted our
invitation to ConSOLE XIV:

Utpal Lahiri (EHU-U. Basque Country)
Cedric Boeckx (Harvard University)
Roland Pfau (Universiteit van Amsterdam)
Gorka Elordieta (EHU-U. Basque Country)

SPECIAL SESSION:

ConSOLE XIV will also have a special session on the Syntax-Phonology Interface
featuring a state-of-the-art talk by Gorka Elordieta (EHU-U.Basque Country).
Papers are also solicited for this special session.

FINANCIAL SUPPORT:

The organization of the 14th Annual Conference of the Students Organization of
Linguistics in Europe will do its best to offer travel support (as is customary)
for presenters without sufficient funds, to be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

CONSOLE XIV ORGANISING COMMITTEE:

Maia Duguine
Urtzi Etxeberria
Susana Huidobro
Aritz Irurtzun
Nerea Madariaga
Luis Vicente

SOLE BOARD:

Sylvia Blaho (Trömso)
Luis Vicente (Leiden)
Erik Schoorlemmer (Leiden)

Should you have any other questions or comments, feel free to contact the local
organisers at consoleXIVvc.ehu.es

Message 2: 5th Mediterranean Morphology Meeting

Date: 16-Mar-2005
From: Emiliano Guevara <emilianolingue.unibo.it>
Subject: 5th Mediterranean Morphology Meeting



Full Title: 5th Mediterranean Morphology Meeting
Short Title: MMM5

Date: 15-Sep-2005 - 18-Sep-2005
Location: Fréjus, France
Contact Person: Emiliano Guevara
Meeting Email: emilianolingue.unibo.it
Web Site: http://morbo.lingue.unibo.it/mmm/

Linguistic Field(s): Morphology

Call Deadline: 01-Apr-2005

Meeting Description:

Fifth Mediterranean Morphology Meeting - MMM5

Villa Clythia, Fréjus, FRANCE, Sept. 15-18 2005
Website: http://morbo.lingue.unibo.it/mmm/

The Fifth Mediterranean Morphology Meeting (MMM5), which will be held in Fréjus
(France) 15-18 September 2005, is organized jointly by the MMM committee (prof.
Geert Booij, Amsterdam, Angeliki Ralli, Patras, Sergio Scalise, Bologna) and
the local institutions University of Paris 7 and the CNRS. The local
coordinator for the meeting is prof. Bernard Fradin (CNRS & University of Paris 7).

Topic:
An entire day-session of the conference will be dedicated to the topic 'The
Lexical Integrity Hypothesis Today'; the second day will be topic-free,
containing papers on any morphology-related matter. Each paper will be allowed
20 minutes (plus 10 minutes for discussion).

MMM 5 - Third and last call for papers

Call deadline: April 1, 2005

Abstracts are invited to the Fifth Mediterranean Morphology Meeting (MMM5),
which will be held in Fréjus (France) 15-18 September 2005. The conference is
organized jointly by the MMM committee and the local institutions University
of Paris 7 and the CNRS. The local coordinator for the meeting is prof.
Bernard Fradin (CNRS & University of Paris 7).

Each paper will be allowed 20 minutes (plus 10 minutes for discussion). It
will be possible to use an overhead projector or a video-projector during the
conference (a laptop computer will also be available for the presentations).
The selection committee will also accept ten (10) papers for a poster session
(details concerning the format of posters will be specified in the near future).

Invited speakers

- Brian Joseph (Ohio State University)
- Rochelle Lieber (New Hampshire University) and Sergio Scalise (University of
Bologna)
- Denis Creissels (Université Lyon 2)

Submission of abstracts

Please send a one page anonymous abstract (title and text; the bibliography
may be on a separate sheet) to Emiliano Guevara (emilianolingue.unibo.it) and
Sergio Scalise (scaliselingue.unibo.it). In a subsequent page include (only)
the following information (in this order):

- name
- given name
- title of the abstract
- affiliation
- e-mail
- telephone and fax number
- postal address

Abstracts must be submitted as virus-free attached files in one of the
following formats: PDF, RTF, DOC. Submissions are limited to 1 individual and
1 joint abstract per author.

Upon acceptance, authors will be asked to submit a camera-ready original
abstract with their name, address and affiliation.

Schedule

- April 1 2005: Deadline for abstracts
- May 1 2005: Notification of accepted abstracts
- May 15 2005: Definite program
- June 1 2005: Deadline for low rate registration
- June 15 2005: Deadline for room reservation at Villa Clythia

Provisional plan of the meeting

- Sept. 15 2005: Arrival and registration. Evening session.
- Sept. 16-17 2005: Conference
- Sept. 18 2005: Outing with informal communication on morphology and
related topics.

To register (and for more information), please visit the MMM 5 website and
download the Pre-registration form:

http://morbo.lingue.unibo.it/mmm/


The organizing committee,

Geert Booij (Free University of Amsterdam)
Bernard Fradin (CNRS & University of Paris 7)
Angeliki Ralli (University of Patras)
Sergio Scalise (University of Bologna)

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