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LINGUIST List 21.4257

Tue Oct 26 2010

Calls: General Linguistics, Lang Documentation/USA

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

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        1.     Stephanie Morse , 14th Annual Workshop on American Indigenous Languages

Message 1: 14th Annual Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
Date: 25-Oct-2010
From: Stephanie Morse <wail.ucsbgmail.com>
Subject: 14th Annual Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
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Full Title: 14th Annual Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
Short Title: WAIL

Date: 15-Apr-2011 - 16-Apr-2011
Location: Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Contact Person: Stephanie Morse
Meeting Email: wail.ucsbgmail.com
Web Site: http://orgs.sa.ucsb.edu/nailsg/

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Language Documentation

Call Deadline: 17-Jan-2011

Meeting Description:

The Linguistics department at the University of California, Santa Barbara
announces its 14th Annual Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
(WAIL), which provides a forum for the discussion of theoretical, descriptive,
and practical studies of the indigenous languages of the Americas.

Call For Papers

Anonymous abstracts are invited for talks on any topic relevant to the study
of language in the Americas. Talks will be 20 minutes, followed by 10
minutes for discussion. Abstracts should be 500 words or less (excluding
examples and/or references) and can be submitted online at
http://linguistlist.org/confcustom/wail2011. Hard copy submissions will be
accepted from those who do not have internet access. Individuals may
submit abstracts for one single-authored and one co-authored paper.
Please indicate your source(s) and type(s) of data in the abstract (e.g.
recordings, texts, conversational, elicited, narrative, etc.). For co-authored
papers, please indicate who plans to present the paper as well as who will
be in attendance.

Online submissions: Abstracts can be submitted online at
http://linguistlist.org/confcustom/wail2011 in PDF format.

For hard copy submissions: Please send four copies of your abstract, along
with a 3x5 card with the following information: (1) your name; (2) affiliation;
(3) mailing address; (4) phone number; (5) email address; (6) title of your
paper; (7) whether your submission is for the general session or the Special

Send hard copy submissions to:
Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
Attn: Stephanie Morse or Elliot Hoey
Department of Linguistics
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106

Deadline for Receipt of Abstracts: January 17th, 2011
Notification of acceptance will be by email no later than February 14th,

General Information: Santa Barbara is situated on the Pacific Ocean near
the Santa YƱez Mountains. The UCSB campus is located near the Santa
Barbara airport. Participants may also fly into LAX airport in Los Angeles,
which is approximately 90 miles southeast of the campus. Shuttle buses run
between LAX and Santa Barbara. Information about hotel accommodations
will be posted on our website (http://orgs.sa.ucsb.edu/nailsg/).

For further information contact the conference coordinators, Stephanie
Morse or Elliot Hoey, at wail.ucsbgmail.com, or check out our website at
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