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LINGUIST List 21.3079

Tue Jul 27 2010

Calls: Socioling/Canada

Editor for this issue: Di Wdzenczny <dilinguistlist.org>

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        1.    David Heap, Methods in Dialectology

Message 1: Methods in Dialectology
Date: 26-Jul-2010
From: David Heap <djheapuwo.ca>
Subject: Methods in Dialectology
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Full Title: Methods in Dialectology

Date: 02-Aug-2011 - 06-Aug-2011
Location: London, Ontario, Canada
Contact Person: David Heap
Meeting Email: methods14uwo.ca
Web Site: http://westernlinguistics.ca/methods14/

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 31-Oct-2010

Meeting Description:

The fourteenth Methods in Dialectology will be held at the University of
Western Ontario (London, Ontario, Canada) from 2 to 6 August 2011.
Themes and keynote speakers will be announced at a later date.

There are already a number of workshop sessions proposed, and further
suggestions for special sessions or workshops are welcome. Potential
organisers are asked to provide details of their plans, including their names,
scope of session, estimated number of papers, and arrangements for
abstract review. Please send these to the Organising Committee
(methods14uwo.ca) by September 30, 2010, in order to facilitate
integrating with the wider conference.

The main language of the conference is English but specific sessions or
workshops may be conducted in French. Proposals for sessions in other
languages should be addressed to the organizing committee.

Call For Papers

Papers are invited on all subjects in the field of dialectology, from scholars
working on any language or language group, on any topic in regional,
social, and historical language variation. Presentations will be 20 minutes in
length, followed by a 10-minute discussion period. There will also be
sessions for poster presentations.

Abstracts, of up to 300 words excluding bibliography, should be submitted
by e-mail attachment (as Word, RTF or PDF files - please include
specialized fonts where appropriate) to: methods14uwo.ca. Please make
the abstract as anonymous as possible, and include the title, contact details
of author(s) and a statement as to whether the paper is intended for oral
presentation, a poster session or either in the body of your e-mail

The deadline for submission of abstracts is 31 October 2010. They will be
refereed anonymously by the Methods Steering Committee, and authors will
be notified of acceptance before the end of January 2011.
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