LINGUIST List 21.1364|
Sat Mar 20 2010
Calls: Anthropological Ling, Socioling/USA
Editor for this issue: Kate Wu
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African American Language and Pop Culture: among Language, Education, Music, Media, and Sports
Message 1: African American Language and Pop Culture: among Language, Education, Music, Media, and Sports
From: Sonja Lanehart <sonja.lanehartutsa.edu>
Subject: African American Language and Pop Culture: among Language, Education, Music, Media, and Sports
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Full Title: African American Language and Pop Culture: among Language,
Education, Music, Media, and Sports
Short Title: AAL2
Date: 02-Nov-2010 - 03-Nov-2010
Location: San Antonio, Texas, USA
Contact Person: Sonja Lanehart
Meeting Email: aalconferencegmail.com
Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
Call Deadline: 05-May-2010
The second biennial African American Language Conference will take place
November 2-3, 2010, in San Antonio, TX, immediately preceding NWAV 39 (which
will be November 4-7, 2010). This year's AAL conference theme is "AAL in Pop
Culture: Intersections among Language, Education, Music, Media, and Sports."
Call for Papers
This year's AAL conference theme is "AAL in Pop Culture: Intersections among
Language, Education, Music, Media, and Sports." We invite submission of
abstracts for papers and posters in all areas of language research related to
our theme. Multidisciplinary, multimethods, and collaborative scholarship are
all welcome. Abstracts not exceeding 300 words (excluding title and references)
should be submitted electronically at http://linguistlist.org/confcustom/AAL2010
no later than May 5, 2010. Authors may submit one singly authored and one
jointly-authored abstract or two jointly-authored abstracts. Submissions will be
We are also accepting proposals for a limited number of panels/interactive
symposia. Organizers should submit 400-word abstracts describing the
panel/interactive symposia theme and individual 300-word abstracts for each
The expected outcome of this conference is an edited collection of cutting-edge,
seminal, and vibrant scholarship in AAL research. As such, all accepted
abstracts must have completed papers submitted by October 14, 2010, with revised
final drafts due two months after reviewer comments are received by the authors.
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